In 2005 the company with international name JSC «CARGILL» started its operation on the territory of Kherson region. JSC «CARGILL» bought the complete property complex of «Chumak» company in production of crude sunflower oil in Kakhovka (500 k tons).
International company with American investments operates in trading, transporting, processing of the agricultural production, and distribution of industrial goods. «CARGILL» takes leading place among grain traders and is a leader in oil production. The Company was the first to start the program of popularization of growing and processing of high-olive sunflower.