Serving customers since 1852, Union Iron first began doing business with the steam engine, the product that started our company. Later, the Western Corn Sheller was introduced by Union Iron and it became an important product for many years. Union Iron offers a broad spectrum of material handling and storage equipment for use in commercial markets including: temporary grain storage, bucket elevators, drag conveyors and structural equipment.
Union Iron promotes and prioritizes employee and customer needs by providing products and services that meet and exceed expectations. By continuing to draw from our deep history of providing superior solutions, we continue to offer our customers top quality products.
WUXI COFCO Engineering & Technology Co., Ltd. (former WUXI Grain Science Research Institute) was established in 1964. Now it belongs to COFCO Group which is one of the world top 500 company. We involve in rice milling, wheat/maize milling, oil milling, storage & handling industry, specializing in technology research, project design, consulting, engineering, project managing, machine manufacture. As a 55-year-old company, after several generations of scientific and technological personnel's unremitting efforts and struggle, we are always a leader and innovator in grain, oil and food industry. Our customers from various provinces, cities and districts of China as well as more than 20 countries of the world such as Russia, Ukraine, Thailand, Uzbekistan, Greece, India, Venezuela, Vietnam, Sudan, etc. We have a great reputation on both domestic & international market.
As a result of continuous work throughout its history, ZACCARIA has become a leader in the national market within its field of activity, with an average of 70% of rice grains in Brazil benefiting from our equipment.
The ZACCARIA product line includes equipment for processing rice, beans, corn and other cereals.
In 2022-23, the International Grains Council’s July report anticipates worldwide wheat production to reach 770 million tonnes, down from 781 million tonnes in 2021-22, with 195 million tonnes available for trade.
Most wheat production comes from a handful of countries and even fewer are major exporters, according to the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations. Here’s a look at the top 10 wheat-producing countries worldwide, based on total yield in tonnes from 2000-2020 with 2022-23 production and consumption projections.
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS, US — Representatives of the grain and milling industries recently gathered July 10-13 at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois, US, for IFT FIRST, the Institute of Food Technologists annual event and expo.