This is one of our next key products with annual trading close to 100,000 MT. We service a broad footprint of markets including Myanmar, Vietnam, Indonesia and Middle East. Our product diversification in this category is unparalleled as we cover Soya Bean Meal, Balance Soya Bean Meal, Full Fat Soya Meal, Rapeseed Meal, Guar Meal, Soya Beans, Corn DDGS, Corn and Feed Wheat.
We source this product category from the leading producers in the world - India, Brazil, Paraguay, Argentina and the US. It is important to note that we are catering to Myanmar and Vietnam under stock and distribution model while the other markets are catered in the C&F sales mode.
Soybean meal is the most important source of protein used to feed farm animals. It represents two-thirds of the total world output of protein feed, including all other major oil meals and fish meal (Oil World, 2010). Its feeding value is unsurpassed by any other plant protein source and it is the standard to which other protein sources are compared.
Grains are small, hard, dry seeds harvested for human & animal consumption. There are many types of grains which are grown worldwide.
Rice is a cereal grain which serves as a staple diet for a large part of world’s human population, especially Asia. It’s the third largest grown agricultural commodity after sugarcane & maize. Rice is most important grain in regard to human nutrition & calorie intake. SGC has a strong presence in the South East Asia and is a preferred partner for rice sourcing from countries like Thailand, Vietnam and Myanmar. The top rice producers are China, India, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Bangladesh, Myanmar & Philippines.
Wheat is one of the largest produced cereal grain in the world with annual production of about 720 Million tons. Wheat is a major source of protein in human food, having higher protein than other cereals. Following Rice, wheat is the 2nd most consumed cereal. SGC has strong sourcing and is a regular supplier for India, Russia and Cannada. Top wheat producers are China, India, USA, Russia, France, Canada & Germany.
Corn/Maize is mainly used as food & starch. Major producers of Maize are USA, China, Brazil, Argentina, Ukraine, India, Mexico, Indonesia, France & South Africa.
It is mainly produced from sugarcane and sugar beet. The total production of sugar worldwide is about 170 Million Mts. A person in average consumes 25 kg of sugar per year. Major sugar producing countries are Brazil, India, EU, China, Thailand, USA, Mexico, Russia, Pakistan & Australia.
Beans and Pulses (sourced from Myanmar, Canada & Australia) are a rich source of proteins hence serve as an essential component of vegetarian diet which is prevalent in the Indian subcontinent and parts of Middle East. Our chief sourcing destinations are Myanmar, Canada and Australia. Sales of pulses are usually in smaller tonnage and dollar value. Sugar (Sourced from India, Thailand & Brazil) Chemicals (Sourced from China and Marketing to Africa)