Institutional

Our history

Present in the market since 1978, Araguaia has grown up and consolidated itself in the heart of Brazil as one of the largest and most respected distributors of fertilizers and agricultural products in the Centro-oeste (Brazillian Mid-west).
Nowadays it has 5 manufacturing units and more than 30 stores located in the states of Goiás, Mato Grosso and Distrito Federal, at strategic points to provide the best in quality of products and services. Araguaia is proud of the recognition for the quality of its products, it works to keep a superior standard and invests in a technical team that intends to advance even further in the development of intelligent, environmentally appropriate and practical solutions to increase the soil fertility, and farmer’s and cattleman’s productivity.

Timeline

1978

Started with an agricultural products store, in Anápolis / GO.

1985

Opening of the 2nd store, in Goiânia.

1987

The brand "Araguaia" and the first mixer with the purpose of producing fertilizers to serve its stores were created.

1989

Opening of the 3rd store, in Goiânia.

1997

Opening of the second mixing unit and the 4th store in Distrito Federal.

1999

Opening of two stores (01 in Goiânia and 01 in Distrito Federal) totalling 06 stores.

2001

Opening of the 7th store, located in Distrito Federal.

2002

Inauguration of the industrial plant in Anápolis / GO, with capacity of 350,000 tons / year *.

2004

Inauguration of the third industrial plant in Catalão / GO, with capacity of 350,000 tons / year *, and the 8th store located in Catalão.

2008

Aquisition of an area of 40,000 m² in Paranaguá - PR, for future expansion.

2010

Inauguration of the Agricultural Products Distribution Center in Anápolis and implementation of the ERP - SAP management system.

2011

Audit of financial statements for the year 2010.

2012

Acquisition and Inauguration of the 4th industrial unit in Sorriso / MT, with capacity of 120,000 tons / year *. Opening of the store and business center in Sorriso / MT.

2014

Inauguration of the 5th industrial unit in Rondonópolis / MT, with capacity of 700,000 tons / year *, and 2 stores in Formosa / GO and Cristalina / GO.

2015

Inauguration of the stores in Piracanjuba / GO and Água Boa / MT.

2016

Inauguration of the stores in Orizona / GO, Vianópolis / GO, Querência / MT and Canarana / MT.

2017

Inauguration of the stores in Itaberaí / GO, Ceres / GO, Uruaçu / GO, Sinop / MT and Business Center in Nova Mutum / MT and Lucas do Rio Verde / MT totaling 23 stores.

2018

Inauguration of the stores in Cuiabá / MT, Confresa / MT, Alta Floresta / MT and Barra do Garças / MT totaling 27 stores.

2019

Opening of the 5th industrial unit, in Confresa / MT and Inauguration of the stores in Jussara / GO and Rondonópolis / MT.

2020

Inauguration of the stores in Palmeiras de Goias / GO, Lucas do Rio Verde / MT, Luziânia / GO and Porangatu / GO.

Mission

Contribute to the growth of the country, in a sustainable way, producing high quality soybean seeds and fertilizers, providing integrated solutions with technical assistance, to increase food production, through our customers’ best productivity.

Vision

To be the most successful and respected distributor of fertilizers, seeds and agricultural products, in all acting regions.

Values

  • Commitment to employee safety and the environment.
  • Respect for laws, cultures and customs.
  • Quality and technological innovation.
  • Respect for people.
  • Compliance with established agreements.
  • Social responsability.