Highest quality milk powder
from Uruguay to the world

  • Our company’s vision is to be the leader of Uruguay’s dairy sector aimed at the industrialization of powdered milk.

  • Our company’s vision is to be the leader of Uruguay’s dairy sector aimed at the industrialization of powdered milk.

The company

Mission

To be the first sustainable agro-industrial company producing top-quality products. We make efforts to provide opportunities for growth and development to our employees, our trading partners and the communities where we carry out our operations.

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Vision

To be an admired and reliable company. To constantly improve all the aspects of the context where Estancias del Lago carries out its operations, launching initiatives to benefit society as a whole.

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The dairy sector in Uruguay

  • 90% of Uruguay’s milk produced for the industry contains less than 50,000 colony-forming units (CFU), while the international standard is less than 100,000.
  • 82% of Uruguayan milk produced for the industry complies with the international standard of less than 400,000 somatic cells.
  • There are 3,200 producers selling their milk to the industries.

  • 2,300 million liters of milk are produced yearly.
  • Uruguay exports its dairy products to more than 60 countries around the world, including: USA, China, Russia, Singapore, Brazil, Cuba, Algeria, Mexico, Vietnam, Morocco, Philippines, Venezuela, Chile, Colombia, Taiwan, etc.
  • The per capita milk consumption is 250 liters per year.
  • 70% of the produced milk is exported.
  • Source: INALE (Instituto Nacional de la Leche, Uruguay).

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