Publicly Traded Meat Producers

U.S. Exchanges

List of Publicly Traded Meat Producers Listed on Major U.S. Exchanges

Most of these companies are not just meat producers, they are among the world’s largest meat producers in their respective categories. Examples of the types of companies on this list include:

  • Beef Producers
  • Manufacturers of Packaged Meat Products
  • Pork Producers
  • Poultry Producers
  • Turkey Producers

It is common for these companies to be engaged in more than one of these areas.


Additional publicly traded food and beverage companies can be accessed through the link below:

List of Food and Beverage Companies

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Meat Producers and Packaged Meat Products: Large-Cap Stocks

Hormel Foods Corporation (HRL) (Food and meat products: brands include Dinty Moore, Farmer John, Hormel, Jennie-O, Skippy Peanut Butter and SPAM)

Tyson Foods, Inc. (TSN) (Producer of beef, chicken and pork; prepared food products; brands include Ball Park, Chairman’s Reserve, Don Julio, Hillshire Farm, Holly Farms Chicken, Jimmy Dean, Sara Lee and Tyson)

Meat Producers and Packaged Meat Products: Mid-Cap Stocks

BRF S.A. (BRFS) (Brazil, packaged protein foods: poultry, swine, processed meat along with a number of non-meat products which include dairy, frozen pizza, margarine products)

Industrias Bachoco, S.A. de C.V. (IBA) (Mexico: one of the larger poultry producers in the world; beef value-added products, chicken, eggs, swine, turkey)

Pilgrim’s Pride Corporation (PPC) (One of the largest producers of chicken products in the world)

Sanderson Farms, Inc. (SAFM) (One of the largest poultry producers in the United States)

Seaboard Corporation (SEB) (Seaboard foods: pork producer; Seaboard Marine: shipping; also involved in sugar and citrus production and owns Butterball, one of the largest turkey producers)

Meat Producers and Packaged Meat Products: Small-Cap Stocks

Alico, Inc. (ALCO) (Cattle production, citrus trees, land management)

Cresud (CRESY)  (Argentina, agriculture: cattle, corn, milk, soybean wheat)

Meat Producers and Packaged Meat Products: Micro-Cap Stocks

Aoxin Tianli Group, Inc. (ABAC) (China, diversified company: Hog farming, valve manufacturing, optical fiber sensor systems)

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