At a glance

Cargill provides food, agriculture, financial and industrial products and services to the world. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, we help people thrive by applying our insights and 150 years of experience. We have 149,000 employees in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where we live and work. 

Financial highlights

In fiscal year 2015, Cargill had $120.4 billion in sales and other revenues. Earnings were $1.58 billion. More financial information.

Dollars in Millions20152014 *Percent Change
Sales and other revenues$ 120,393$  134,872(11)
Net earnings from continuing operations       1,583       1,822(13)
Cash flow from operations       3,819       3,7671

* The May 31, 2014 consolidated financial statements were revised to reflect the correction of an immaterial error in charges related to a Venezuelan currency devaluation that occurred in Cargill’s fiscal 2014 fourth quarter.

Customers we serve

Thousands of customers turn to Cargill for innovative solutions across our four major market segments.


Grain silos.

Agriculture: We buy, process and distribute grain, oilseeds and other commodities to makers of food and animal nutrition products. We also provide crop and livestock producers with products and services.

Pork meal in fry pan with sauce.

Food: We provide food and beverage manufacturers, foodservice companies and retailers with high-quality ingredients, meat and poultry products, and health-promoting ingredients and ingredient systems.

Cargill employee in Mexico.

Financial: We provide our agricultural, food, financial and energy customers around the world with risk management and financial solutions.

Paper surface press.

Industrial: Cargill serves industrial users of energy, salt, starch and steel products. We also develop and market sustainable products made from agricultural feedstocks.