Olfar: for over 30 years
generating food and energy
For over 30 years in the market, Olfar Group produces food and energy for the world in a reliable and sustainable manner.
Founded in 1988, the company is made up of committed people, ethical principles and values. Our essence lies in the strength of innovation, technology and excellence.
With a history of hard work, dreams and commitment, Olfar has become the largest industrial Biodiesel group in Brazil. In addition, it is considered one of the main companies in the segment in the industrialization of soybeans, vegetable oils extraction and glycerin refining. It also operates in the commercialization of grains, consolidating itself among the main traders in the country, serving domestic and international market in a broad and strategic way.
With its headquarters located in Erechim, north of Rio Grande do Sul, it has 49 grain receiving units in the same state, and three biodiesel plants in Brazil.
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Grupo Olfar in Numbers
To offer food and energy products, meeting the market needs with excellence, innovation and credibility, generating profit and income, promoting the continuous development of its employees, with respect for society and the environment.
Business continuance, international acknowledgement, national acknowledgement, business diversification, structuring and consolidation of the company
Entrepreneurship, Commitment, Credibility, Excellence, Innovation, Ethics and Sustainability.
The union between research and high technology allows Olfar to make continuous improvements in its processes and implement new methods, aiming at excellence in all products in addition to establishing a relationship of trust and appreciation with its customers.
Olfar's Industrial Complex proves that innovation is part of the company's daily life. All spaces designed to meet the strictest quality and safety controls, respecting international standards and current regulations in the food and energy sector. Monitoring of its plants performed 24 hours a day, by state-of-the-art equipment and by qualified teams.
With a complete infrastructure of laboratories, Olfar performs the control and monitoring of all parameters that affect the quality of the product and its performance during the production process. This structure allows to carry out analyzes and tests of soy and its derivatives, biodiesel, double-distilled glycerin and water with high precision. A technical team issues all reports certifying compliance with the requirements established worldwide. On average, around 40 thousand analyzes are carried out per month that confirm the quality of all the company's products.
The Olfar Laboratory is ISO 17025 accredited to carry out chemical tests on biodiesel, attesting the credibility of its quality processes and strict compliance with national and international standards.
The dedication to researching, transforming and innovating in a responsible and sustainable way reflects in the results obtained by Olfar Group. Through certification systems, the company increasingly consolidates the performance and commitment to excellence in its segment.