Agribusiness trade modernization initiative advances with new project name, Covantis

USA – The founding members of the industry-wide initiative to modernize global trade operations; ADM, Bunge, Cargill, COFCO International, Louis Dreyfus Company and Glencore Agriculture have announced its new project name, Covantis. The initiative has […]

COFCO’s research institute partners Chinese venture fund Bits x Bites

CHINA – COFCO’s Nutrition and Health Research Institute (NHRI) has announced that it has signed a partnership with Chinese food tech venture capital fund Bits x Bites, reports World Grain. COFCO said its goal is […]

COFCO unveils plans to double grain purchases in Black Sea region

SWITZERLAND – Leading agricultural commodities supplier, COFCO International has revealed plans to double the company’s grain purchases in the Black Sea region. A Financial Times report indicated that the plan is part of the global […]

COFCO International joins CEO-led sustainable development group

SWITZERLAND – COFCO International, the overseas trading subsidiary of COFCO Corp has joined the World Business Council for Sustainable Development (WBCSD) to accelerate sustainable development across its businesses. As a member of WBCSD, COFCO targets […]