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Latest news stories from COFCO International.

Johnny Chi Appointed Chairman of COFCO International

The Board of Directors of COFCO International Ltd. has today appointed Jingtao (Johnny) Chi as Chairman.

CEO Keynote Speech at FT Commodities Global Summit 2018

Johnny Chi, CEO of COFCO International, delivered the keynote speech at the 2018 FT Commodities Global Summit in Lausanne, Switzerland on 20 March.

New management structure to support growth strategy

COFCO International today announced the appointment of Selina Yang, previously Global Head of Grains and Oilseeds, as its new Chief Operating Officer.

COFCO International completes seeds divestment

COFCO International has completed the divestment of Nidera Seeds

COFCO International to divest seeds business

COFCO International has entered into an agreement to sell its Nidera Seeds business to Syngenta.

COFCO International appoints Jing Wu as new CFO

COFCO International has appointed Jing Wu as its new Chief Financial Officer with immediate effect.

Responsible Footprint Initiative

As part of our efforts to connect supply and demand responsibly – as well as managing our environmental impact - COFCO International is working with producers to measure and validate the carbon footprint of its coffee supply chains in Brazil and Colombia, two of the world’s major producing counties.

Nidera seeds sells global sorghum portfolio

Nidera Seeds, together with Chromatin Inc., a US based company focused on sorghum seeds, announced Chromatin’s purchase of Nidera Seeds’ global sorghum portfolio. The sale includes Nidera’s sorghum assets, including its commercial sorghum products, research and development pipeline, associated intellectual property, inventory, and numerous market authorizations.