First corn producer in the Philippines to employ latest planting technology and state of the art storage facilities, providing improved crop yields and more efficient planting, harvesting, and post-harvesting processes
Calata Corp. is the largest distributor of genetically engineered seeds produced by Monsanto and tropical hybrid vegetable seeds developed by East West Seeds. It aims to continue to dominate in the seed distribution industry nationwide.
These are the company’s own proprietary brand of agrochemicals – specifically in these categories: Insecticides, Herbicide, Molluscicide, Fungicide, and Pesticides. AGRI, Ivansmith, Zorro, and Thompson & Hine Brands are one of the fastest growing brands in the agrochemical market today.
Starting from a humble beginnings with more than 30 years of experience, Calata Corporation is now the largest distributor & retailer of the country’s top agrochemicals, feeds, fertilizers, and veterinary medicines. Carry both local & multinational brands with strong market share in Luzon, the biggest region of the Philippines.
AGRI Retail Store, the fastest growing and most dominant retail agricultural chain in the Philippines, with more than 100 retail outlets across 16 provinces in the key regions of Ilocos, Cagayan, Central Luzon, Cavite, Laguna and Batangas. AGRI partnered with Francorp, an International Franchise Consultant, to expand 1000 stores nationwide through franchising.
Calata Corporatoin through Siembra Directa will spearhead new approaches in corn planting, adapting the Argentinean technology and first to introduce large scale mechanized corn planting in the country.
With the rising demand of commodities for feeds, Calata Corporation is currently considering venturing into Cassava production, under the Cassava Assembler Program (“CAP”) of San Miguel Foods, Inc., this will mainly supply cassava requirements of the San Miguel Group.
Calata Corporation was given the exclusive distributorship rights by Agroservicios Humboldt to import and sell customized soya mixed based blend from Argentina that is used by all feed milling producers under Valtava Corporation. This mixture saves production cost, time, and logistics for feed producers
Conglomerado de Arroz a subsidiary of Calata Corp. intends to create a rice processing facility in Tarlac City, but will expand it other provincial areas. This state of the art complete production plant will consume wet palay in surrounding areas that will produce rice in sacks that is ready to be distributed in the stores and markets. The project aims to do an initial production target of 12,000 MT’s of well-milled rice.
Calata Corporation is a major distributor of BMEG, a brand owned by San Miguel Corporation, throughout central Luzon. BMEG is one of the leading feed brand in the country providing raisers with the freshest and quality feed products.
Golden Bean is Calata Corporation’s own brand of feeds product, a premium quality feed brand that is ready to take on market shares in the feeds industry market. The Company partnered with New Hope, the biggest Feeds producer in China with more than $8B in annual sales to create the freshest and top quality feeds that will certainly benefit farmers especially in the hog and poultry industry.
In 2011, the Company entered into long-term agreements with the San Miguel Group for poultry and hog growing operations. These farms supply one-third of the countries hog & poultry growing requirements.
Heisenberg is the newest brand of Calata Corp in the veterinary medicine business. This brand aims to be the leading brand that provides quality and affordable veterinary medicines accessible to all hog raisers and poultry owner.
Calata Corporation strength is distribution and it aims to distribute the various finished product of rice from our Rice Central Production Plant” nationwide through supermarkets, sari-sari stores, and other retail outlets.
Calata Corp. acquired a controlling stake in the meat business of the Galicia Group, a company that supplies pork, beef and chicken meat to SM Supermarket, Pure Gold and leading other supermarket chains. The goal of Calata Corporation is to become the leading producer and supplier of meats in the market.