Cargill Grain & Oilseed Supply Chain consists of 11 businesses that operate on an integrated global basis. Cargill Grain & Oilseed Supply Chain sources, trades, processes and distributes grain and oilseeds. The main bulk products handled are wheat, corn, oilseeds, barley and sorghum, as well as vegetable oils, meals and biofuels.
Cargill Grain & Oilseed Supply Chain employs more than 20,000 people in 46 countries. It operates 245 interior silos, 28 import/export elevators, 62 crush plants and palm oil plantations in Indonesia. It also encompasses three vegetable oil refineries and numerous joint ventures.Cargill Grain & Oilseed Supply Chain has developed significant expertise in handling identity-preserved and differentiated products that sustain their distinctiveness in overseas markets.
Because Cargill Grain & Oilseed Supply Chain charters more than 185 million metric tons of dry bulk tonnage, the group has the logistical flexibility and opportunity to leverage efficiencies in the supply chain, working closely with Cargill Ocean Transportation to do so. Close cooperation with our Trade and Structured Finance business unit, and the company's risk management teams adds a further range of financial and hedging products to the products and services offered.