Edible Oils & Food Ingredients
Offering high quality food ingredients to food manufacturers and food service industry.
Cargill Foods India processes, refines and markets a wide range of indigenous and imported edible vegetable oils, fats and blends for the food industry. We serve household consumers with packaged, branded and vitamin-fortified edible oils and vanaspati (hydrogenated fats). We also offer high quality food ingredients from our global portfolio and deliver a broad array of ingredient solutions to cater to the growing needs of the food manufacturers and food service industry in India.
Our customers are in the retail, food service sector and beverage industry. We connect with them at different points of their value chain and contribute to their growth by leveraging on our extensive global portfolio and knowledge base for their growth. New product development and applications, supply chain efficiencies, quality and reliability indices are just a few of those leverage points. We also bring in our unique value proposition through customized solutions.
In India, our differentiating factor is our business model. Alongside customers, we serve household consumers with a host of brands including NatureFresh, Gemini, Sweekar and Rath. We fortify all of our packaged refined edible oils with the vitamins A, D and E, which are essential for proper growth, cognitive development and overall health. We reach about 25 million people across India with these brands.
Oil Refining Capabilities
We own and operate three vegetable oil refineries located at Paradeep (Odisha), Kandla (Gujarat) and Kurkumbh (Maharashtra). These plants are state-of-the-art, combining latest refining technology with trained technical teams. All our processing plants comply with world-class international quality assurance and food safety standards including HACCP and FSSC 22000.
Our customers in the Indian food service industry are increasingly improving their products to address changing consumer preferences. Leveraging our global portfolio and technical expertise, we have introduced a broad range of high quality food ingredients and ingredient systems to cater to different industries. Through these, we ensure that our customers can create the finest experiences across food and beverage products. Our ingredients’ portfolio include cocoa powder; starch; lecithin; texturisers; emulsifiers; liquid glucose; low-to zero-calorie sweeteners, among others.
Some Cargill products are only approved for use in certain geographies, end uses, and/or at certain usage levels. It is the customer's responsibility to determine, for a particular geography, that (i) the Cargill product, its use and usage levels, (ii) the customer's product and its use, and (iii) any claims made about the customer's product, all comply with applicable laws and regulations.