LDC

1942-1979

Arrival in Brazil

After the death of company founder Léopold Louis Dreyfus, in 1915, a second generation of the business, led by his sons Charles and Louis, decides to expand the activities to the Americas and beyond.

 
 
 
 

1980-1996

Expanding our business

New challenges have always been part of the company’s history. The 1980s and 1990s were marked by entry into new businesses, as well as by our increased presence throughout the country.

 
 
 
 
 
 

2002-2010

Investing in the future

After a period consolidating its activities, the company resumed its growth and expansion throughout the country, inaugurating new industrial units, warehouses and trade offices and operating at port terminals in Brazil.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

2011-2017

A new chapter

The company continues writing its story with a focus on sustainability and on building strong trust-based relationships. Its performance in the country is consolidated through new partnerships and acquisitions. To mark this new chapter, the Group is renamed Louis Dreyfus Company (LDC).

 
 
 
 
 
 

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