Rice and pasta producer
Ebro Foods (formerly Ebro Puleva) is the world's largest producer of rice and the second biggest producer of pasta. They also have a biotechnology division, Puleva Biotech.
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This company is a member of the Sustainable Agriculture Initiative (SAI) Platform, the main food industry initiative supporting the development of sustainable agriculture worldwide. Created by Nestle, Unilever and Danone in 2002, the SAI Platform is a non-profit organization to facilitate sharing, at precompetitive level, of knowledge and initiatives to support the development and implementation of sustainable agriculture practices involving the different stakeholders of the food chain.
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The work of the Ebro Foundation covers several areas, such as the donation of food, integration of the disabled in society and employment, contribution towards the socioeconomic development of the geographical regions in which we operate and the promotion of cooperation programmes to further development in the third world as a tool for sustainable growth in those countries.
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|Company Structure||Public company|
|Revenue||US$3.15 billion in 2009|
|# Employees||5,527 in 2009 in World|
|Subsidiaries||Pastificio Lucio Garofalo spa (52% owned)|
Products / BrandsPasta Garofalo (52% owned)
SunRice rejects Ebro Foods takeover bid
31st May 2011 — SunRice shareholders have rejected a $610 million takeover bid from Spain's Ebro Foods, keeping the iconic Australian company in local grower ownership. [source]