Feed International - October/November 2017 - 7
FeedInternational ❙ 7
2016 top feed companies by region
North America 12 %
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In 2016, 100 of the world's compound feed
manufacturers hit or exceeded 1 million metric
tons of production. Of those companies, most
are located in Asia and Europe.
example, animal health and nutrition supplier Alltech,
which ventured into compound feed production through
the acquisition of two of last year's Top Companies,
Ridley Inc. and Masterfeeds, as well as Dutch aquafeed
producer Coppens, is making its official debut on the
Top Feed Companies listing at No. 14.
WH Group, owner of Smithfield Foods, has also
been added to the list, and EWOS's production has
been absorbed by Cargill.