Andersons is engaged in agriculture focusing on the trade, ethanol, plant nutrient and rail sectors. The Trade group focuses on the movement of physical commodities such as whole grains, grain products, feed ingredients, frac sand, domestic fuel products, and other agricultural commodities. The Ethanol Group produces, purchases and sells ethanol and coproducts, provides facility operations, risk management, and ethanol and coproducts marketing services. The Plant Nutrient Group is a manufacturer, distributor and retailer of agricultural and related plant nutrients, corncob-based products, and pelleted lime and gypsum products. The Rail Group leases various types of railcars and locomotives.