Operates grain elevator facilities, ethanol plants and manufactures fertilizers
The Andersons, Inc. is a diversified company, which rooted in agriculture.
It engages in railcar leasing and repair, turf products production and consumer retailing.
The company operates through following segments: Grain, Ethanol, Rail, Plant Nutrient, Turf & Specialty and Retail.
The Grain segment operates grain elevators in various states in the United States.
It also offers unique grain marketing, risk management and corn origination services to customers and affiliated ethanol facilities.
The Ethanol segment holds investments in four ethanol production facilities organized as separate limited liability companies.
The Rail segment buys, sells, leases, rebuilds and repairs various types of used railcars and rail equipment.
It also provides fleet management services to fleet owners.
The Plant Nutrient segment manufactures and distributes a variety of industrial products throughout the U.S. and Puerto Rico including nitrogen reagents for air pollution control systems used in coal-fired power plants, and water treatment and dust abatement products.
The Turf and Specialty segment is one of a very limited number of processors of corncob-based products in the United States.
Corncob-based products are manufactured for a variety of uses, including laboratory animal bedding, private-label cat litter, as well as absorbents, blast cleaners, carriers and polishers.
The Retail segment includes large retail stores operated as The Andersons and a specialty food market operated as The Andersons Market.
The company was founded by Harold Anderson and Margaret Anderson in 1947 and is headquartered in Maumee, OH.