Archer Daniels Midland Co. has expanded with the purchase of two oilseeds processing factories in India, according to reports.


The Kota facility has soy processing capabilities that enable it to supply soy oil directly to the northern Indian market. It also can crush, refine and package rapeseed. The Akola facility has soybean crushing, refining and packaging capabilities that will let ADM produce vegetable oil and meal for food and animal feed markets. The company has also opened a new headquarters office near New Delhi.