Honoring the past, with an eye to the future
Cargill entered the malt business in 1979 and has continued to build on this heritage by supporting customers’ growth with global insights and local relevance.
Cargill enters into the malting business.
Cargill acquires a majority stake in Malteries Leon Dreyfus, with plants in Valenciennes and Lille, France and Herent, Belgium.
Cargill acquires Hendrickx Crijns B.V. including its plant in Swalmen, The Netherlands.
Cargill breaks ground on a new malt plant in Strasbourg, France.
Cargill acquires 2 malt plants from El Aguila Breweries in Villaverde, Spain.
Cargill purchases a majority stake in Ladish Malt, with plants in Jefferson and Spiritwood, USA.
The Albacete malt plant in Spain is closed.
Cargill opens a malt and oilseed complex in Salzgitter, Germany.
• Cargill acquires Schreier Malting, with plants in Sheboygan, Wisconsin, and China, as well as 58% of Prairie Malt Ltd. in Biggar, Saskatchewan, Canada.
• Cargill starts up a new malt plant in Bahia Blanca, Argentina.
Cargill shuts down its Chinese malt operation.
Cargill's malt operation in Efremov, Russia, goes operational.
Malt production begins at Punto Alvear, Argentina.
Cargill starts up operations in Rosario, Argentina.
• Cargill purchases full control of Prairie Malt Ltd. in Canada.
• Cargill acquires Joe White Maltings in Australia.
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.