Bunge Limited(BG)- NYSE
  • Dec. 4, 2015, 12:57 PM
    • Bunge (BG +0.8%) is in advanced talks to purchase a 40% stake in Brazilian soybean trader and processor Fiagril, and a deal could be closed in the next few days, Bloomberg reports, citing the Valor Economico newspaper.
    • Fiagril moves ~2.5M tons/year of soybeans and corn, and has a storage capacity of 700K tons; it also owns a biodiesel plant with capacity to produce 53M gal/year and has a stake in a navigation company with terminals in the Amazon region.
    | Dec. 4, 2015, 12:57 PM
  • Oct. 5, 2015, 10:30 AM
    • Bunge North America acquires Whole Harvest Foods for an undisclosed amount.
    • Whole Harvest manufactures a variety of cooking-related products, including frying oils and butter substitutes.
    • Bunge North America is owned by Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG).
    | Oct. 5, 2015, 10:30 AM
  • Apr. 15, 2015, 11:41 AM
    • The Canadian unit of Bunge (BG +0.3%) and Saudi Agricultural and Livestock Investment Co. say they have formed a joint venture to acquire a 50.1% stake in the Canadian Wheat Board for C$250M.
    • The Canadian Wheat Board operates seven grain elevators in western Canada and port terminals in Thunder Bay, Ont., and Trois-Rivières, Que., and is building four other grain-handling facilities.
    • BG’s export terminal in Quebec City and four elevators in Quebec also will be part of the transaction.
    | Apr. 15, 2015, 11:41 AM
  • Aug. 5, 2013, 7:51 AM
    • Glencore Xstrata (GLCNF.PK) agrees to sell Joe White Maltings, Australia’s biggest malt producer, to rival commodities trader Cargill for a reported ~A$420M ($373M).
    • The deal underscores ongoing interest in Australian assets from firms such as Archer Daniels Midland (ADM) and Bunge (BG) that dominate the world’s trading of agricultural commodities.
    • The unit had been acquired through Glencore’s $6.2B takeover of Canadian grain handler Viterra last year.
    | Aug. 5, 2013, 7:51 AM
  • Dec. 7, 2012, 6:36 AM

    Bunge (BG) is selling its Brazilian fertilizer business, including 22 blending facilities, brands and warehouses, to Norway's Yara (YARIY.PK) for $750M in cash. Bunge will continue to supply farmers with fertilizer, but the deal will allow it to focus on its agribusiness ops. (PR)

    | Dec. 7, 2012, 6:36 AM
  • Oct. 24, 2012, 6:00 AM
    Deutsche Bank (DB) has built up a 5.2% holding in GrainCorp, which is the subject of a $2.8B bid from Archer Daniels Midland (ADM). Given that Deutsche has been buying shares since June, the likelihood is that the move is for investment purposes rather than on behalf of a rival suitor. Still, observers expect a bidding war for GrainCorp, with Bunge and Cargill named in dispatches.
    | Oct. 24, 2012, 6:00 AM
  • May 1, 2012, 9:17 AM

    DuPont (DD) acquires from Bunge (BG) full ownership of the Solae joint venture, a world leader in developing soy-based ingredients for nutritious food products, for $440M. DuPont previously owned 72% of the JV, while Bunge owned the remaining 28%.

    | May 1, 2012, 9:17 AM
  • Mar. 15, 2012, 10:48 AM
    Viterra (VTRAF.PK) moves up 9% in Toronto before a trading halt screeches the advance to a stop. Potential acquirers for the company will have to offer at least $16.13 a share to get a chance to access the firm's data, according to dealReporter. Bidders include Archer Daniels Midland (ADM), Noble Group, Bunge (BG), and Glencore (GLFCNF.PK).
    | Mar. 15, 2012, 10:48 AM
  • Mar. 7, 2012, 2:41 AM

    Bunge (BG) and Glencore (GLCNF.PK) are reportedly among the companies that have expressed interest in the possible sale of U.S. energy and grains trader Gavilon Group. Privately-held Gavilon began exploring fundraising options in January, with bids due soon for a potential sale that could be worth up to $5B.

    | Mar. 7, 2012, 2:41 AM
Company Description
Bunge Ltd. is a global agribusiness and food company, with integrated operations that stretch from the farm field to consumer foods. It operates its business through five segments: Agribusiness, Sugar & Bioenergy, Edible Oil Products, Milling Products and Fertilizer. The Agribusiness segment is... More
Industry: Farm Products
Country: United States