Carpendale Group is a vertically integrated grain production, storage, trading and logistics operation situated in Australia’s Prime Hard wheat and sorghum growing region with proximity to the Port of Brisbane
The Group’s farming division comprises approx.12,000 hectares of farming land, producing wheat, barley, sorghum and chickpeas in rotation on an annual basis. Precision farming techniques are used in a holistic approach to achieve higher yields while maintaining sustainable farming practices and ensuring longevity.
COMMODITY STORAGE & HANDLING
The Grain Complex stores and handles Company and local producers’ production. The Groups storage capacity is 90,000mt comprising a mix of silo and bunker storage with infrastructure for drying, grading and containerisation for export.
The Group’s Trading division markets and trades grain received into the Complex in addition to other origins. This grain is sold into domestic end users including feedlots, millers and poultry farmers located on the eastern seaboard of Australia. Additional export markets continue to be developed to compliment existing wheat and sorghum customers located throughout China and South East Asia.
The Group’s Logistics division comprise a fleet of 8 company owned prime mover and trailer combinations. This business supports the commodity coming into and out of the Complex ensuring a seamless production to delivery experience. The business also transports commodity for external customers using company trucks as well as a number of contractors.