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Ebro Foods

Ebro Foods is a food-processing company involved in the manufacture and distribution of rice, rice-based products, pasta, sauces and other similar consumer goods. In addition, the company produces grains such as quinoa, chia and bulgur through its brands SOS Vidasania and Brillante. Ebro Foods is among the world’s largest producers of fresh and dry pasta and rice, with Europe, North America and South-East Asia constituting its main markets. Rice accounts for 52% of Ebro Foods’ total sales, while the pasta division accounts for 48% of the business. Ebro Foods sources most of its raw materials from North America and Europe, although India and Thailand are key sourcing locations for aromatic rice varieties.

Ranking position
#136 /350
Total score
22.4 /100
Measurement area Score (0-100) Rank (0-350)

Governance and strategy

#1 33.0 /100 #150


#1 22.0 /100 #158


#1 12.7 /100 #131

Social inclusion

#1 29.0 /100 #77
Indicates the score for the top performing company.
Agricultural products and commodities #51
Food and beverage manufacturers/processors #92

Segment ranking(s) summary

Ebro Foods is active in the agricultural products and commodities and food and beverage manufacturers/processors segments. The company positions itself in the top half of both segment rankings. When compared to its peers in the agricultural commodities segment, Ebro Foods lags behind with regard to formulating a commitment to reduce water use. In nutrition, it outperforms many of its peers on food safety disclosure, but it can align with its peers in both segments by disclosing initiatives to address the availability of healthy foods. The company performs better than the majority in the social inclusion measurement area, but it falls behind its peers in terms of disclosing sufficient commitments on relevant topics, including forced labour.

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Core social indicators

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  1. 2023

More about the company

Madrid, Spain
Food and agriculture revenue USD
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Onwnership structure
Publicly listed
Number of employees

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2,000 most influential companies

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