N.B.: This evaluation refers to 2018 and one for the current year is not available.


United States of America (US)

OpenCorporation rating: 9.46 on 100

Ranking 2018: 1719 on 568 companies

Primary and secondary NACE classification:
• Manufacture of grain mill products (1061)
• Manufacture of oils and fats (1041)

Company description

This company is engaged in the processing of crops to make food ingredients, animal feed ingredients, renewable fuels and naturally derived alternatives to industrial chemicals and in the provision of agricultural services such as grain trading, transportation and terminal services. It was formed in 1902 through the merger of Archer-Daniels Linseed Company and Midland Linseed Products Company. It conducts business from its registered head office which is strategically located in Chicago, Illinois, Unites States of America.The company has a worldwide transportation network and more than 250 domestic and international plants. It operates processing and manufacturing facilities across the United States and worldwide. The company's mission is to unlock the potential of nature to improve the quality of life. Through its extensive global distribution facilities and capabilities, it makes a significant contribution to the world's economy and quality of life. The company produces thousands of ingredients used worldwide in food, animal feed, nutrition, cosmetics, and industrial and chemical industries. Within this extensive offering of products are brands known and respected around the globe. Some of these brands are Ambrosia, De Zaan, Merckens, NovaLipid, Fibersol-2, CornSweet, NutriSoy, Novasoy, NovaXan, OptiXan, Archer RC, Yelkin, Arcon, PFL, NuSun, Ultralec, Clintose, Pro-Fam, and Superb. Furthermore, the company is also active in North America, South America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.

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