Latest news stories from COFCO International.
COFCO International launches first sustainability report
GENEVA, Switzerland – COFCO International today launched its first sustainability report. Titled ‘meeting tomorrow’s demand’, the report outlines the company’s progress in 2017 made towards its vision of becoming a world-class agri-business positioned to provide the food the world needs in a responsible way.
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.
Day 1 of COFCO International
Today, April 24th 2017, our CEO Johnny Chi will launch COFCO International, a result of Nidera and COFCO Agri joining forces.
Acquisition of Nidera completed
The acquisition of Nidera by COFCO has been completed on 28 February, 2017.