About Us

Milestones

  • 2017
    Debuted as Hang Seng Index constituent, acquired Pini in Poland and Elit and Vericom in Romania
  • 2016
    Inducted into Fortune Global 500
    Assigned investment grade ratings by three international rating agencies
    Acquired California’s largest pork processor, Clougherty, and its two affiliates
  • 2015
    Smithfield brand introduced into China market
  • 2014
    Renamed from Shuanghui International to WH Group, and successfully listed on Hong Kong Stock Exchange, immediately incorporated into the Hong Kong MSCI Index
  • 2013
    Shuanghui International acquired Smithfield
  • 2012

    Injected all meat-related assets into A-share listed company

    2004

    Acquired pork farm ComTim in Romania

  • 2006

    Acquired by CDH and Goldman Sachs

    2003

    Acquired Farmland Foods

  • 1998

    Completed IPO on A-share market with a market cap of RMB2 billion, the largest packaged meat company in China

    1999-2006

    Acquired pork farm Animex in Poland

  • 1989

    Launched "Shuanghui" brand

    1999-2000

    Listed on NYSE in 1999. Acquired Carroll's Foods and Murphy Farms, the largest hog producer in the US, and became US' largest hog producer

  • 1984

    Current Chairman was elected as general manager in Luohe Meat Products Processing United Factory

    1995

    Acquired John Morrell, which started its operation in the US in 1864

  • 1958

    Luohe Cold Storage was established and subsequently renamed as Henan Luohe Meat Products Processing United Factory in 1977

    1936

    Smithfield was founded

  • 2012

    Injected all meat-related assets into A-share listed company

    2004

    Acquired pork farm ComTim in Romania

  • 2003

    Acquired Farmland Foods

    2006

    Acquired by CDH and Goldman Sachs

  • 1999-2006

    Acquired pork farm Animex in Poland

    1998

    Completed IPO on A-share market with a market cap of RMB 2 billion, as the largest packaged meat company in China

  • 1999-2000

    Listed on NYSE in 1999 Acquired Carroll's Foods and Murphy Farms, the largest hog producer in US, and became US' largest hog producer

    1989

    Launched "Shuanghui" brand

  • 1995

    Acquired John Morrell, which started its operation in US since 1864 with over 100 years of history

    1984

    Current Chairman was elected as general manager in Luohe Meat Products Processing United Factory

  • 1936

    Smithfield was founded

    1958

    Luohe Cold Storage was established and subsequently renamed as Henan Luohe Meat Products Processing United Factory in 1977