Cargill Inc is the largest agricultural company in the USA. It operates in 64 countries around the world.
- Africa (Kenya, Ghana, Egypt, South Africa, Algeria and Zambia)
- Asia Pacific
- Latin America
- Middle East (Jordan, UAE)
- North America (Canada, Mexico, USA)
Cargill in Kenya
Cargill Kenya Limited has been in operation since 1984 after Cargill acquired Ralli Brothers.
Cargill has employees in Mombasa, Nakuru and Nairobi. The organization trades in wheat, tea, soybean and maize.
In 2014, Cargill acquired Lesiolo Grain Handlers Limited in Nakuru. This is a bulky grain handling company in Kenya. They offer services to both commercial and small scale farmers in Kenya.
Cargill has tentacles in the animal feed industry in Kenya through supply of premixes, macro minerals and amino acids.
Tea Business in Mombasa
Cargill has operations in Mombasa where they participate in auction, blending and of course export activities.
Cargill is the largest buyer of tea at the weekly auction in Mombasa. They have a market share of 15-20 % of all the tea sold in Mombasa.
Every year Cargill spends between USD$180 – 210 million to purchase 60,000 MT of tea for export. They operate 6 warehouses with a capacity of 20,000 square meters.
Shimazi Industrial Area
2nd Floor, Pacis Centre, Waiyaki Way
Nakuru – Lesiolo Grain Handlers, Ltd
Old Mbaruk Rd.
P. O. Box 9712, Lanet 20112