Meatpacker JBS says Cargill pork synergies above $75 mln

jueves 2 de julio de 2015 09:48 GYT

SAO PAULO, July 2 (Reuters) - Brazil's JBS SA, the world's largest meatpacker, said in a presentation on Thursday that it expects relevant synergies of more than $75 million from its acquisition of Cargill's U.S. pork assets.

The company said late on Wednesday its U.S. division would purchase pork assets from Cargill meat solutions for $1.45 billion. (Reporting by Caroline Stauffer and Gustavo Bonato; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama)