Aceitera General Deheza is today an integrated agricultural-industrial complex whose main activity is the production of vegetable protein meals and pellets, edible vegetable oils, refined glycerine and biodiesel production.
The AGD industrial group has a network of offices and purchasing offices, distributed over 8 Argentine provinces: Córdoba , Chaco , Santa Fe , Buenos Aires , Tucuman , Salta, Santiago del Estero and Entre Rios.
AGD Group has seven industrial sites in three Argentine provinces: Córdoba, Santa Fe and San Luis.
Operation of AGD and its related companies is organized into four business units
Among the most relevant activities carried out by the Agriculture and Livestock Business Unit (UNAGRO) may be mentioned farming of oilseeds and grains, technical assistance and supply of fertilizers, agricultural chemicals and seeds and cattle breeding and hog breeding.
This Business Unit was created with the purpose of introducing high-quality end-consumer oriented finished products into the Argentine market, and afterwards formed part of AGD’s major export strategy.
Thanks to investments in technology and strategies followed, AGD Group plays a leading role in the peanut sector amounting to approximately 25% of the human consumption grade peanuts that Argentina sells worldwide.
Cereals and oilseeds
The Grains and Oilseeds Unit is mainly involved in seed origination, crushing of oilseeds, production and refining of oils, marketing of vegoils, by-products and grains for the domestic and international markets