Find out about merger and acquisition activity in the poultry and animal feed industries in May 2022. 

Perstorp Group to be acquired by PETRONAS Chemicals Group

Perstorp Group, a sustainability-driven global specialty chemicals company, said it will be acquired by PETRONAS Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG). 

Green Plains, Riverence to grow Idaho aquafeed production

Green Plains Inc. has formed a joint venture with the Riverence Group to expand aquafeed production in Idaho. 

Cherkizovo acquires Atria’s Sibylla Rus

Cherkizovo Group, Russia’s largest meat and poultry producer, has acquired Russian fast-food business Sibylla Rus from Finland-based Atria Group.

Eat Just, ADM to produce cultivated meat

Alternative protein company Eat Just, Inc. has entered into a joint development agreement with ADM.


JBS acquisitions advance sustainability

JBS S.A.’s latest acquisitions have brought the company closer to its net zero emissions goal. 

JBS acquires BioTech Foods

JBS S.A. completed the acquisition of Spanish company BioTech Foods, S.L. on May 5. 

Did Seaboard up Butterball investment at an opportune time?

Shortly after Butterball completed a quarter where it returned to profitability, Seaboard Corporation increased its level of investment in Butterball.

JBS buys plants in Saudi Arabia, United Arab Emirates

JBS has acquired two plants in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to produce prepared foods.

Darling Ingredients completes Valley Proteins acquisition

Darling Ingredients has completed the acquisition of Valley Proteins, one of the largest independent rendering companies in the United States.