IBachoco Industries isleader in the poultry industry in Mexico and one of the ten largest poultry companies in the world. Founded in 1952, it began trading on the Mexican Stock Exchange and the New York Stock Exchange in 1997. With headquarters in Celaya, Gto., Bachoco is vertically integrated; its main lines of business are chicken, eggs, balanced feed, pork, and value-added turkey and beef products. It has more than 1,000 facilities and operations in Mexico and the United States.
It currently generates more than 32,000 direct jobs. Bachoco has the following ratings: “AAA(MEX)”, the highest rating assigned by Fitch México, S.A. deC.V. on its national scale; and “HRAAA”, the highest credit quality, granted by HR Ratings de México, S.A. de C.V.