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COFCO International appoints Xuanyi Song as CFO

COFCO International has today appointed Xuanyi (Helen) Song Chief Financial Officer of the company, reporting to Wei (David) Dong, Chief Executive Officer, effective immediately.

COFCO International completes new sustainability-linked loan deal

COFCO International today announced signing an agreement for a new $1.6 billion multi-tranche sustainability-linked revolving credit facility with 19 banks from China, Australia, Europe, Japan, Singapore and the United States.

Shippers commit to measure and disclose emissions, giving unprecedented insight into climate impact

For the first time, some of the world’s largest energy, agriculture, mining, and commodity trading companies, including COFCO International, have published the climate alignment of their shipping activities. This new data set will allow companies to work with their partners to drive carbon efficiency and reductions and align their chartering activities with climate action goals.

COFCO International publishes its 2021 Sustainability Report

COFCO International today publishes its 2021 Sustainability Report, Transforming Agriculture in a Changing World, disclosing its progress on the social and environmental priorities of its sustainability strategy, Meeting Tomorrow’s Demand. In particular, the report covers the company’s efforts to act on the issues where it stands to make the greatest difference – partnering towards sustainable agriculture, promoting human rights, ensuring the safety of people in its business and supply chains, and improving lives in local communities.

COFCO International Brasil SA awarded new Santos port terminal

COFCO International Brasil SA has won a 25-year concession for the STS11 agriculture solid bulk terminal, set to be one of the largest in the Port of Santos.

COFCO partnership traces and screens all direct soy supplies in Brazil’s Matopiba

COFCO International has reached traceability and completed social and environmental screening of all its directly sourced soy in the Matopiba region, by December 2021, an important stepping-stone towards establishing a sustainable soy supply chain in the environmentally sensitive region.

Top Agricultural Commodity Companies to Accelerate Action Towards Net-Zero Emissions

Twelve of the world’s biggest global agricultural trading and processing companies have issued a joint statement committing to a sectoral roadmap by COP27 for enhanced supply chain action consistent with a 1.5°C pathway.

COFCO International secures new sustainability-linked loan

COFCO International today announced signing an agreement for a new $700 million sustainability-linked three-year term loan with seven banks.