Fact Sheet

Founded in Maumee, Ohio, in 1947, The Andersons is a diversified company rooted in agriculture conducting business across North America in the grain, ethanol, plant nutrient and rail sectors. The company also has a consumer retailing presence. 

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Company Facts

-  2015 revenue $4.2 billion
-  about 3,400 employees
-  more than 100 locations across U.S.
- organized under five Strategic Business Units and Corporate Services

Grain Group

-  500 million bushels of grain shipped 
-  151 million bushel capacity
-  32 facilities in Ohio, Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Nebraska, Texas and Tennessee
-  over 670,000 acres of crops insured
-  1,100,000 million tons of animal feed marketed
-  48 million bushels of food-grade supplied
-  more than 515 employees

Ethanol Group

-  4 plants in Indiana, Ohio, Michigan and Iowa
-  ethanol production capacity of 330 million gallons
-  DDGS production capacity 1 million tons
-  corn oil production capacity 86 million pounds
-  35 million gallons of finished E-85 flex fuel blended and marketed
-  more than 210 employees

Plant Nutrient Group

-  41 facilities in Alabama, Florida, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Nebraska, North Carolina, Ohio and Wisconsin as well as leased space in the Eastern Corn Belt, Ontario and Puerto Rico
-  more than 2 million tons of nutrients, specialty and industrial inputs and corncob based products formulated, stored and distributed
-  major manufacturer and marketer of premium, patented products that utilize next generation technologies
-  thousands of growers served by the group’s retail Farm Centers
-  more than 860 employees

Rail Group

-  fleet of nearly 23,000 various types of railcars and locomotives
-  9th largest privately-owned railcar fleet in the U.S.
-  17 railcar repair facilities in Ohio, California, South Carolina, Utah, Mississippi, Iowa,
   New York, Missouri and Indiana 

-  services for railcar leasing, railcar repair and rail component manufacturing and barge transporation leasing
-  more than 245 employees

Retail Group

-  4 Ohio-based “big-box” format stores (three in the Toledo-area, two in Columbus)
-  A Store Like No Other! concept that includes 125,000 different items to provide the broadest
   assortment of products consumers need for their homes

-  The Andersons Market® specialty food store located in Sylvania, Ohio
-  Mower Center, an outdoor power equipment and service center, located in Maumee, Ohio
-  more than 1,165 employees

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