Agribusiness

The agribusiness sector is faced with constant and diverse challenges. These include food safety concerns, technical and trade regulations, insurance of crops, cost management, environmental issues and, of course, the development of infrastructure.  Overcoming many of these challenges involves having the right finance in place. This in turn requires accurate and reliable financial information based on a true understanding of your business. It is therefore essential that you have a dedicated team working with you that knows your industry and its special features. This is where we can help. 


Moore Stephens has carried out a wide range of assignments for clients in the agribusiness sector including: the preparation of IFRS financial statements; audit; business modelling, pre-investment due diligence; and tax advice amongst others. Our clients cover the entire spectrum of the agribusiness sector from producers to processors and providers of finance to governmental organisations. 

The breadth of our sector experience is illustrated by the following sample of clients we have worked with:

  • one of the largest poultry producers and processors in Russia;
  • a microfinance organisation making loans to rural development co-operatives;
  • a US investment fund with interests in a range of food processing companies;
  • an investor considering the purchase of a group processing maize and sunflower seeds;
  • a company processing palm oil products; 
  • one of the largest fishing enterprises in the Far East of Russia;
  • a bottler of soft drinks; and
  • a United Nations agricultural development project.