COLOMBIA > US based Cargill Acquires Colombia’s Pollos El Bucanero

bucanero-pollos Cargill announced in June 2017 that it has acquired Colombia-based Pollos El Bucanero S.A. (Bucanero Chicken), a consumer brand selling packaged chicken and processed meats products in retail stores throughout Colombia. According to Dnero, a Colombia-based new magazine, Bucanero invested about $100 million in modernizing its production facilities prior to acquisition by Cargill. About Pollos El Bucanero S.A. — or Bucanero More …

THAILAND > US based Cargill Invests $50m in Thailand to Expand Poultry Operations

cargill US based (Minnetonka, Minnesota) Cargill is investing US$50 million in poultry processing operations in Thailand. The facility is located in the Nakhon Ratchasima province in Thailand. This expansion will create 1,400 new jobs in the province. The new building is expected to start operating in the first quarter of 2018. Many independent smallholder broiler farms in local communities are engaged to More …