Eckstein Company
Type Private
Founded May 4, 1962
Founder(s) Ulrich Eckstein
Headquarters Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Area served Global
Key people Ulrich Eckstein
(Founder & CEO)
Julius Marshall
Industry Agriculture
Products Fruit, vegetables, seeds, hybrid foods, tractors, farming equipment, other food products
Revenue Green Arrow Up Darker $88.394 billion
Operating income Green Arrow Up Darker $49.502 billion
Net income Green Arrow Up Darker $13.224 billion
Total assets Red Arrow Down $2.001 billion
Total equity Red Arrow Down $8.419 billion
Employees 227,378
Parent Pravus International
Divisions Eckstein Research & Development
Eckstein Global Food Bank
The Eckstein Company is a German-based agricultural compamy providing foods, farming equipment, and genetically altered products for global consumption. It was bought out by Pravus International in 2002, and turned into a privately-owned subsidary of Pravus. It is one of the largest argicultural companies in the world, and the provides enough food to feed half a billion people across the globe, a sign of its recent rebound under the leadership of Pravus. It is still head by its original founder, Ulrich Eckstein, who serves as the company CEO. However, the company president remains Pravus co-owner and founder, Julius Marshall.