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Minerva Foods (Minerva) is one of South America's largest exporters of fresh beef, its by-products and live cattles. The company operates 32 industrial units, 12 commercial offices and 13 distribution centers, and exports to over 100 countries in five continents. The slaughter and deboning plants, processing units and distribution centres located in Argentina, Chile, Colombia, Paraguay and Uruguay are largely operated by Chilean-based subsidiary Athena Foods. In 2022, Minerva foods increased its presence in the British market through an exclusive partnership with Hilton Food Solutions, and its presence in Australia through the acquisition of the Australian Lamb Company via a joint venture with SALIC.

Ranking position
#123 /380
Total score
19.6 /100
Industry Rank
Animal proteins #20
Food and beverage manufacturers/processors #80
Food and agriculture #112
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Governance and strategy

#1 23.8 /100 #183

Ecosystems and biodiversity

#1 12.7 /100 #154

Social inclusion and community impact

#1 28.9 /100 #79
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Barretos, Brazil
Number of employees
Group revenue
USD 5,396,201,797
Ownership structure
Publicly listed

This company is part of the SDG2000, the 2000 most influential companies

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