Wellard Limited is a locally owned publicly listed company, deriving revenue from livestock transporting, export, and marketing. The company employs approximately 150 full-time equivalent people, operates in Australia, New Zealand, Asia, the Middle East, Turkey and South America, and is administered by its head office in Fremantle, Western Australia. 

The company is listed on the ASX under the code WLD. 


Wellard Limited is a diversified agricultural company that operates through the following five business divisions:

  • Wellard Rural Exports - Exports Australian livestock on the company’s shipping fleet.
  • Beaufort River Meats - Owns an abattoir and meat processing facility based in Western Australia. Beaufort River Meats processes and supplies lamb and sheepmeat for national and international markets. The company also operates a leased Philippine-based processing facility, used to process bought cattle and cattle bred from Wellard’s Philippine breeding operations.
  • Livestock Centres - Supports its live export buying and shipping programs and invests in live export support facilities.
  • Wellard Feeds - Produces specially formulated feed pellets for the company’s feedlot and exporting operations. 
  • Shipping Fleet - Wellard owns and operates a fleet of livestock carriers to transport sheep and cattle to markets globally. The company's shipping fleet includes MV Ocean Drover, MV Ocean Swagman, MV Ocean Ute and MV Ocean Shearer. 

The company has operations in Australasia, South America, the Middle East and Turkey.

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