Cargill renews partnership with IFC to further empower cocoa producing cooperatives

IVORY COAST – Global agribusiness company Cargill has renewed partnership with the International Finance Corporation (IFC) to introduce new initiatives to strengthen cocoa producing cooperatives and their communities through an improved Coop Academy 2.0 program. […]

Cargill reports slight growth in Q1 revenues, reorganises animal nutrition business

USA – Global commodities trader, Cargill posted revenues of US$29 billion in the first quarter ending August 31, representing 1% increase from corresponding period last year citing strong protein demand. During the period, the company’s […]

Glencore joins global agriculture commodity trade modernization initiative

USA – Global agribusiness company, Glencore Agriculture has joined other major partners in industry-wide initiative to modernize global agricultural commodity trade operations. The initiative now comprises of six agricultural commodity trade giants including Archer Daniels […]

Cargill to sell its interest in asset management subsidiary CarVal Investors

USA – Cargil has agreed to sell its ownership and economic interest in CarVal Investors to a partnership comprised of the firm’s senior management team. CarVal Investors is an alternative investment fund manager and independently […]

Cargill to close fresh and turkey production operations at Texas plant

USA – Cargill has unveiled plans of shutting down fresh and frozen whole turkey production at the company’s turkey and cooked meats facility in Waco, Texas, in November this year. Established in 1965, the plant […]

Cargill plans US$120.5m investment in expanding Côte d’Ivoire’s cocoa grinding plant

CÔTE D’IVOIRE – Multinational agribusiness company, Cargill has unveiled plans of investing US$120.5million in expanding its cocoa grinding plant in Micao, Côte d’Ivoire, reports Ecofin. The investment will see the company increase the facility’s annual […]

Cargill partners with White Dog Labs on sustainable aquafeed alternatives

USA – Cargill has entered into an agreement with White Dog Labs to expand its offerings of sustainable alternatives to fishmeal in the aquafeed sector. The deal secures access to ProTyton, White Dog Labs’ single-cell […]

Cargill invests additional US$75m in Puris to expand production capacity

USA – Global agribusiness company, Cargill has invested an additional US$75 million in North America’s leading producer of pea protein Puris. Cargill formed a joint venture with Puris in January 2018 with an initial investment […]

Cargill to open new innovation lab in US to bolster research

USA – Cargill has announced that it will open a new innovation lab in US at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. The facility, which according to the agribusiness company will be the home of […]

USDA approves Cargill’s plant-based fish oil alternative for US cultivation

“With USDA deregulation, Cargill plans to advance the commercialization of its long-chain omega-3 canola trait in a tightly-managed closed loop supply chain.”