Wilmar International Ltd. is an investment holding company, which engages in the processing, merchandising, and distribution of agricultural products. It is also involved in the management and operations of oil mills and plantations. It operates through the following segments: Tropical Oils; Oilseeds and Grains; Sugar; and Others. The Tropical Oils segments involves merchandising and processing of palm oil and laurics related products. processing includes refining, fractionation and other down-stream processing. The Oilseeds and Grains segment comprises the merchandising and processing of a wide range of edible oils, oilseeds and grains from the crushing and milling, further processing and refining of soybean as well as other oilseeds and grains. The Sugar segment engages in the merchandising and processing of sugar and its related products. The Others segment includes the manufacturing and distribution of fertiliser products and ship-chartering services. The company was founded by Kuok Khoon Hong and Martua Sitorus in 1991 and is headquartered in Singapore.