Stories

COFCO around the world: Growing along “Europe’s Mississippi”

Stretching through some of Europe’s richest farmland, the Danube river is one of the continent’s most important gateways to world markets. In the latest edition of COFCO Around the World, we look at our company’s activities in Central Europe and how we grew our presence along Europe’s ‘Mississippi River’.

Hélène Rougès, sugar trader at COFCO International talks about the rewards and the challenges of her profession

Hélène Rougès, sugar trader at COFCO International talks about the rewards and the challenges of her profession, how trading can be an equalizer between men and women and why she never feels alone in her job.

COFCO graduate programme: Inspiring tomorrow’s talent

As COFCO International continues to grow, it is focused on attracting and developing the next generation of the brightest, most promising talents. That’s why COFCO International is now building on the success of its Commercial Graduate programme to invite the best candidates in the marketplace to apply for its 2022 intake.

COFCO around the world: South Africa’s deeply rooted business model is key to success

An innovative South African partnership model is changing the way farmers and COFCO International work together to grow, harvest and merchandize crops. In the latest edition of COFCO Around the World, find out how we are strengthening ties with South Africa while exploring connections across the sub-Saharan region.

COFCO around the world: Brazil - Cementing our position in the agricultural powerhouse

Santos is Latin America’s busiest export hub connecting over 600 ports in 125 countries and exporting all the region’s main commodities including coffee, corn, sugar, and soy. As the most important foreign trade route in Brazil, it is also the beating heart of COFCO International’s operations.

COFCO around the world: Ukraine - a solid partnership with potential to grow

Situated on the left bank of Ukraine’s Bugskiy Liman estuary where the Yuzhniy Bug and Inhul rivers join up before flowing into the Black Sea, Nikolaev Port never goes to sleep.

COFCO around the world: Growing the South Cone cooperation

Sitting on the right bank of the Parana River, Timbúes is one of Argentina’s most important agricultural export hubs, playing a key role in getting the region’s maize, soy, wheat, and other commodities to global markets.

Interview with Dmitriy Denisenko – Putting safety at the core of the business

Carrying responsibility for the environment, health and safety at more than 80 locations around the world, Dmitriy is convinced that “a business is only safe when safety is at its core.”