SiCar Farms Boasts Strong Roots in Midst of Lime Consolidations
COLIMA, MX – Sicar Farms (formerly known as Limex Sicar) reports that it is staying solid with steady company growth, despite some uncertainties that have popped up in the lime category.
“Sicar Farms is a family business with strong roots in the ag industry,” Dan Edmeier, Vice President of Sales, said in a press release. “The company concentrates on building strong, sustainable relationships with national and regional retailers by staying focused on year-round supply with consistent quality and service.”
Sicar attributes its year-round sales to its vertically-integrated structure, CEO Luis Gudino said, commenting, “Our structure has enabled us to grow from 499,000 cases in 2011 to the 5.7 million we expect this year.”
The company reported a 57.5 percent growth in limes from last year, marketing more than 3.5 million cases. As for growth, it listed the following projections and plans for expansion:
- 48 percent growth in 2016, to 5.7 million cases
- Increase current 5,000 lime acres to 10,000 over five years
- Expand current lemon acreage to 2,000 acres
“Sicar Farms remains proud to be a company its customers can rely on during good times and bad,” continued Edmeier. “With the consolidation taking place in the citrus world, Sicar stands ready to support its customers.”
Sicar Farms has 35 years of growing experience in Mexico, and 15 years of lime marketing experience in the U.S.