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Erwin Kelm

Cargill

1961 - 1976

Agriculture & Mining

1960 b. 1911
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateUniversity of Minnesota
Personal
Born-Died1911 - 1994
BirthplaceMinnesota (MN)
RaceWhite
FatherLaborer, Skilled
Era - 1960

Over the years, Kelm built Cargill, Incorporated into a $10 billion grain company handling more than 25% of America’s grain exports. He operated 600 plants in 38 countries, employed more than 24,000 people, and had grain elevators with storage capacity of 300 million bushels.