U.S. v. Pilgrim's Pride Corporation


Pilgrim’s Pride engaged in a conspiracy to fix prices and rig bids for broiler chicken products. The charged conspiracy began at least as early as 2012 and continued at least until early 2019.

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Case Documents:

Plea Agreement (February 23, 2021)

Information (October 13, 2020)

Case Open Date: 
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
Case Name: 
United States v. Pilgrim's Pride Corporation
Case Type: 
Case Violation: 
Bid Rigging
Price Fixing - Horizontal
Broiler Chicken Production
Industry Code: 
Broilers and Other Meat Type Chicken Production
Antitrust Division
Case Documents: 
Updated June 21, 2021