JBS USA Pork to buy Cargill pork business for $1.45 bln

miércoles 1 de julio de 2015 16:48 GYT

July 1 (Reuters) - Cargill Inc said JBS USA Pork would buy its U.S.-based pork business for $1.45 billion.

The acquisition includes two meat processing plants in Iowa and Illnois.

JBS USA is a unit of Brazil-based meat processing company JBS S.A. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Joyjeet Das)