12. W&R Barnett
- Chief executive: William Barnett
- Pre-tax profit: £36.2m
- Employment: 1,140
- Pay bill: £49.4m
W&R Barnett is the holding company of a diversified group of international commodity trading, storage, agribusiness and industrial companies.
It’s a global trader of molasses and related liquid commodities, and the leading trader of grain and non-grain animal feed commodities.