The company Ragasa Industrias S.A. de C.V. reports having started up successfully its new state-of-the-art 6,000 tpd soybean extraction plant in Guadalupe, Mexico.
The new plant is featured with the latest Desmet Ballestra technologies including the Reflex extractor, Dimax DT, Sieve Tray Oil stripper and solvent recovery.
The origin of Ragasa takes place in the city of Monterrey, N.L. When in 1917 Raúl García y Compañía was founded, a company dedicated to the grinding of oilseeds.
Ragasa is an important link in the country’s agro-industrial chain, since they were the first to meet the demand for oils and products of vegetable origin, with the purpose of replacing animal shortenings to offer health and quality to their customers.
In addition Ragasa have consolidated the joint effort to maintain the development of a sustainable company, because they not only transform the products of the field into food for the human being but also for the animal or livestock consumption.
The spirit of improvement and service that characterized the founders motivated Ragasa to continue on the right path. Facing changes and challenges to be able to respond with better processes and products, which lead to guarantee the quality focused towards their customers.