Agricultural commodity trading & processing

We connect producers and users of grain, oilseeds and other agricultural commodities through origination, processing, marketing and distribution capabilities and services.

Grains & Oilseeds

Cargill. Grain and oilseeds.We operate on an integrated global basis to source, process, transport and distribute grain and oilseeds around the world. The main bulk products we handle are wheat, corn, oilseeds, barley and sorghum, as well as vegetable oils and meals. We have developed significant expertise in handling identity preserved and differentiated products that sustain their distinctiveness in overseas markets.

Because we charter more than 150 million metric tons of dry bulk tonnage, we have the logistical flexibility and opportunity to leverage efficiencies in the supply chain. We also work closely with Cargill's finance and risk management businesses to offer a range of financial and hedging products to the products and services offered.

Biofuels

We produce and market biodiesel and ethanol from a range of feedstocks for customers in Europe, Latin America and North America. 

Cotton

Cargill. Cotton.Our Cargill Cotton business is present in every cotton producing and consuming region of the world through our merchandising, ginning and warehousing operations. In Africa, our gins give us access to some of the finest hand-picked cottons in the world. In the United States our warehousing capacity exceeds 500,000 bales, assuring our customers throughout the world of efficient and reliable shipments. And, we merchandise more than 5 million bales of cotton annually. Cargill Cotton’s reputation for quality, reliability, size and leadership is unsurpassed in the world cotton industry.

Sugar joint venture Alvean

Alvean Alvean specializes in originating, commercializing, and trading raw and white sugar globally. The 50/50 joint venture created by Cargill and Copersucar combines decades of experience, comprehensive global market knowledge, trading expertise, a talented team and integrated logistics to deliver the best service to sugar customers and suppliers all over the world.

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