Cargill opens the company’s largest feed mill in Pyeongtaek, South Korea to produce poultry, ruminant, swine and pet food products for animal producers marketed under the Purina & Nutrena brands.
Cargill marked a significant success in South Korea with the official opening of its Agri Purina feed mill plant in Pyeongtaek. With this mill which is the largest one of the company, Cargill is signaling its continued commitment to sustainable growth of Korea’s feed and livestock industry. It is stated that Cargill’s feed mill in Pyeongtaek brings world-class productivity and efficiency to the market by providing customers with the best nutrition solutions and feed safety. The company also aims to provide customers with safe, trusted feed that maximizes the performance of their operations, which in turn helps to improve food safety across Korea’s supply chain.
The nearly 52,610 m2 facility produces animal feed products for animal producers marketed under the Purina & Nutrena brands. With a capacity of 870,000 tons, this facility is the Cargill’s largest animal feed plant in the world. In addition to state-of-art technology, the new feed mill strives to achieve the highest standards of food safety to serve Korea’s animal nutrition industry.
Dr. Lee Bo Kyeun, Korea country representative and president of Cargill Agri Purina Korea, said “Our customers expect us to keep innovating and adding value to their products, and this investment focuses on delivering for their success. The new feed mill will enable us to better serve our customers with advanced technology and high quality, safe animal feed. We work with governments, communities and partners to help build a sustainable feed industry with a long-term future.”