China’s food processing giant COFCO offers to acquire Agri-Industries Holdings for US$1.1bn

CHINA – State-owned food processing holding company, COFCO has unveiled plans of privatizing its Hong Kong listed unit, China Agri-Industries Holdings as it looks to pursue a flexible development strategy. COFCO has tabled a HK$8.9 […]

COFCO International appoints Wei Dong new CEO and board member

SWITZERLAND – The Chinese food processing and trading firm, COFCO International has appointed Wei (David) Dong as Chief Executive Officer and to the board of the company effective immediately. Dong succeeds Johnny Chi who will […]

Syngenta and Nippon Soda enter global licensing agreement for novel seed treatment technology

SWITZERLAND – Seed giant Syngenta and Japanese chemical company Nippon Soda,  have announced that they have entered a global licencing agreement that will enhance collaboration on seed treatment technology. The agreement aims to enhance the […]