Costa Business Group’s Acquisition of Industrias Cárnicas Villar

Cuatrecasas advised Costa Business Group on the deal.

Costa Business Group, a holding company in the meat industry (pig farming, meat products including chicken, and fresh produce), completed the acquisition of 28.12% of Industrias Cárnicas Villar.

With this transaction, Costa Business Group acquires the remaining share capital it was lacking and becomes the sole shareholder of Industrias Cárnicas Villar, thus consolidating its commitment to full integration in its production line of pork products.

The Villar Group is a leading company in the cured meat sector. It owns two production plants, located in Los Rábanos (Soria) and Burguillos del Cerro (Badajoz). It is a partner of the most important slaughterhouse for Iberian pigs in Extremadura and one of the largest facilities in Spain.

The Cuatrecasas team from Zaragoza office inlcuded Antonio García (Picture), Mara Tomás and Guillermo Giménez.

Involved fees earner: Antonio García Lapuente – Cuatrecasas; Guillermo Giménez – Cuatrecasas; Mara Tomás – Cuatrecasas;

Law Firms: Cuatrecasas;

Clients: Costa Food Group;

Author: Federica Tiefenthaler