Cargill invest in China
The new production line uses a traceable barcode management system during production, which the company said ensures the sustainability and quality of the products delivered to customers, from raw material to finished product. The nearly 7,000-square-meter young animal nutrition facility features cutting-edge technology and systems of operational excellence to produce Neopigg, a sustainable, world-class piglet feed.
“Early life nutrition impacts an animal’s livability, health and lifetime growth efficiency,” said John Fering, managing director for Cargill Premix and Nutrition business in China. “This investment equips our customers with the right nutrition for this critical time in their young animals’ development.”
“We are committed to providing best-in-class products with consistent quality,” Fering added. “This new facility allows us to deliver on that promise by producing Neopigg™ at a facility that follows HACCP and FSSC22000.”
This is Cargill’s most recent expansion into feed industry. On December 7th, the company opened a new 12 million USD facility in the Philippines that will manufacture premix feed solutions under the Provimi brand. The facility is located at the First Bulacan Industrial Park in Malolos, Bulacan, Philippines, and employs 50 people. In October, reached an agreement to acquire Integral Animal Nutrition, a cattle feed producer in Brazil. The announcement comes just a few days after Cargill signed an agreement to acquire Diamond V, a Cedar Rapids, Iowa, U.S.-based company focused on improving animal health.
Cargill Premix & Nutrition China provides technology in animal nutrition and total solutions for farming enterprises and feed mills in China. From ingredient evaluation all the way through complete feed formulations to productivity solutions, they are committed to helping Chinese customers differentiate business and improve profitability. In China, there are more than 600 employees working at our Shanghai office and four high-tech plants which located in Nanjing, Tianjin, Nanning and Ganyu.