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John H. MacMillan, Jr.

Cargill

1936 - 1960

Agriculture & Mining

Military ServiceAmerican Expeditionary Forces
1930 b. 1895
male
EducationOneDegree
UndergraduateYale University
Personal
Born-Died1895 - 1960
BirthplaceTexas (TX)
RaceWhite
FatherHead, Same Company
Era - 1930

During MacMillanís presidency, the family grain business grew significantly. He invested in several large grain elevators within the United States and expanded Cargillís operations to Europe (becoming the largest European grain company) and South America. By 1957, the firmís sales amounted to $1 billion and it handled 14 million tons of grain.