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Cargill adds Polish chicken firm

Sep 20, 2018 - Star Tribune (Minneapolis, Minnesota)

Cargill Inc. is expanding its poultry interests in Europe through the purchase of a major Polish chicken producer, marking its first protein business in that country.

The Minnetonka-based agribusiness is rapidly expanding its poultry interests in Europe, Asia and Latin America. The company doesn't have chicken operations in the U.S.

Cargill did not disclose what it paid for Konspol, one of Poland's largest food companies. Both companies are privately owned.

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