BASF, Cargill and Novozymes achieve milestone in bio-based acrylic acid process
03 Jul 2013
BASF, Cargill and Novozymes today announced the achievement of an important milestone in their joint development of technologies to produce acrylic acid from renewable raw materials by successfully demonstrating the production of 3-hydroxypropionic acid (3-HP) in pilot scale.
Cargill reports third-quarter fiscal 2013 earnings
09 Apr 2013
Cargill today reported net earnings of $445 million in the fiscal 2013 third quarter ended Feb. 28, down 42 percent from $766 million in the same period a year ago. Nine-month earnings totaled $1.83 billion, up 66 percent from $1.1 billion in the prior year. Third-quarter revenues edged up 1 percent to $32.2 billion, which brought nine-month revenues to $101.2 billion.
Marcel Smits to become Cargill’s chief financial officer
01 Apr 2013
Cargill today announced that former Sara Lee executive, Marcel Smits, is its new chief financial officer, effective April 15.
Auf dem Weg zu zertifiziertem nachhaltigem Kokosöl auf den Philippinen
05 Feb 2013
Auf den Philippinen wurde ein Programm eingeführt, mit dem Ziel, die Nachhaltigkeit der Kokosölproduktion und die Lebensgrundlage von 2.500 Kleinbauern zu verbessern. Das Programm ist das Ergebnis einer Partnerschaft der Deutschen Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, BASF und Cargill; es wird vom Bundesministerium für wirtschaftliche Zusammenarbeit und Entwicklung (BMZ) aus dem Programm develoPPP.de mitfinanziert.
Partnership Sets Out Path to Certified Sustainable Coconut Oil in the Philippines
05 Feb 2013
A program to develop a certified coconut oil supply chain to enhance sustainability and improve the livelihoods of 2,500 coconut growers in the Philippines has been launched. It is a result of a partnership between the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) GmbH, BASF and Cargill. The partnership is co-financed by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ) through its program develoPPP.de.
Cargill reports second-quarter fiscal 2013 earnings
09 Jan 2013
Cargill today reported net earnings of $409 million in the fiscal 2013 second quarter ended Nov. 30, compared with $100 million in the same period a year ago. In the first six months, earnings totaled $1.38 billion compared with $336 million in the prior year. Second-quarter revenues rose 6 percent to $35.2 billion, which brought first-half revenues to $69 billion.
Cargill expands Envirotemp™ dielectric fluids business in Europe
19 Oct 2012
Cargill announced today it will expand its full line of ester fluids across Europe by mid-2013. The company will add manufacturing capacity to support its recently acquired brand of Envirotemp™ dielectric fluids, including the industry leading FR3™ natural ester fluid.
Cargill reports first-quarter fiscal 2013 earnings
10 Oct 2012
Cargill today reported net earnings of $975 million in the fiscal 2013 first quarter ended Aug. 31, compared with $236 million in the same period a year ago. First-quarter revenues were $33.8 billion compared with $34.6 billion in the year-ago period.
Working to feed the world in a responsible way central to Cargill’s corporate responsibility efforts in past year
21 Aug 2012
Cargill today released its 2012 Corporate Responsibility Report. Entitled Our Responsibility in a Changing World, it reports on the four pillars of the company’s approach to corporate responsibility: conducting business with integrity; working to feed the world; operating responsible supply chains; and enriching our communities.
Cargill reports fourth-quarter and fiscal 2012 earnings
09 Aug 2012
Cargill today reported $1.17 billion in earnings from continuing operations in the 2012 fiscal year ended May 31, 2012, a 56 percent decrease from a record $2.69 billion in the prior year. Fourth-quarter earnings were $73 million, down 82 percent from $404 million in the same period a year ago.
Cargill reports third-quarter fiscal 2012 earnings
10 Apr 2012
Cargill today reported $766 million in earnings from continuing operations in the fiscal 2012 third quarter ended Feb. 29, 2012, essentially even with $763 million earned in the same period a year ago.
NatureWorks and BioAmber Form Joint Venture to Commercialize New Bio-based Polymers
16 Feb 2012
NatureWorks, the bio-plastics market leader with its commercial range of Ingeo™ biopolymers, and BioAmber, a next-generation chemicals company and a market leader in the commercialization of bio-succinic acid, have announced the creation of AmberWorks, a joint venture to bring new performance bio-based polymer compositions to market.
Cargill to invest nearly €20 million in cocoa and chocolate facilities in Germany
08 Feb 2012
Cargill has unveiled plans to invest close to €20 million in its newly acquired cocoa and chocolate facilities in Berlin, Germany.
Cargill to exhibit energy portfolio at E-World 2012
01 Feb 2012
Cargill is set to present a new and exciting range of energy products and services under the umbrella of Cargill ETM (Energy, Transportation and Metals) at this year’s E-World Energy & Water fair in Essen, Germany, from 7-9 February.
Cargill reports second-quarter fiscal 2012 earnings
10 Jan 2012
Cargill today reported $100 million in earnings from continuing operations in the fiscal 2012 second quarter ended Nov. 30, 2011, an 88 percent decrease from $832 million in the same period a year ago.
Cargill donates shipload of rice to fight hunger in the Horn of Africa
29 Nov 2011
Cargill is donating 10,000 metric tons (more than 22 million pounds) of rice to support the World Food Program (WFP) USA’s efforts to fight hunger and malnutrition in the Horn of Africa. WFP anticipates the rice will feed nearly 1 million people for one month.