As one of the world’s leading merchants of grains and oilseeds, Cargill connects producers and users of grains and oilseeds around the globe. We operate on an integrated global basis to source, store, trade, process and distribute grains and oilseeds including wheat, corn, oilseeds, barley and sorghum, as well as vegetable oils and meals. We have a broad global presence in grain origination, shipping and processing, offering a range of farmer services and risk management solutions, and have significant expertise in handling identity preserved and differentiated products.
In Russia, our agricultural supply chain activities include:
- Processing and distributing grains and oilseeds for domestic and export markets
Helping our partners thrive
Our team has a proud reputation for processing grains and oilseeds produced by the country's farmers. We work hard to make our partners' businesses more successful and offer practical support to producers including financial solutions and expert advice.
Our capabilities and resources
Our head office in Krasnodar, in the south west of the country, is supported by extensive resources and facilities across the major producing regions. We own a river terminal that handles grain export and transit from various areas of Russia and Kazakhstan. We work directly with grain and oilseeds producers to deliver products to for both the domestic and export markets.
We export Russian grain from ports on the Black Sea and The Sea of Azov. Always keen to anticipate future market needs, we expanded our processing activities with our new crush plant in the Novoanninskiy district of Volgograd. We purchase sunflower oil for further refining in our refinery, bottling and packaging plant in Efremov.