Marfrig Group is one of the largest global producers of food products based on beef, pork, poultry and fish meat. Its diversified operating base includes 150 production, commercial and distribution units spread across 22 countries and five continents. The company is considered as one of the most internationalized and diversified companies in the Brazilian food sector and its products are present in more than 140 countries. Elected the Best Brazilian Agribusiness Company by Exame magazine in 2010, with a broad portfolio and well-known brands both in Brazil and abroad, Marfrig is the world's fourth largest food company, as well as the world's third largest producer of beef products and Brazil's second largest producer and exporter of poultry and processed products. Moreover, it is one of the largest players in several markets, being regarded as the largest lamb producer in South America, as well as the largest meat company in Argentina, the largest poultry producer in the United Kingdom and the largest private company in Uruguay and Northern Ireland.