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Archer Daniels Midland

Archer Daniels Midland (NYSE: ADM)

Company Description

Archer Daniels Midland Company procures, transports, stores, processes, and merchandises agricultural commodities and products primarily in the United States. It operates in three segments: Oilseeds Processing, Corn Processing, and Agricultural Services. Archer Daniels, through its other subsidiaries, provides commodities broking services; foreign exchange services; and participates in third-party reinsurance arrangements. The company was founded in 1898 and is based in Decatur, Illinois.

In 2014, ADM announced the acquisition of Wild Flavors, a flavors and fragrances firm best known for naturally derived flavors and colors used in foods and beverages.

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