The Europe and Black Sea region is the historic heart of our business and still the largest trading hub for the Group. We have a network of more than 20 offices in this Region merchandising all commodities within the Group.
China, Brazil and India, together with a number of African countries, offer significant growth opportunities for our Group. We’re investing in diversified assets, building strategic partnerships and strengthening our local relationships to enable our business to achieve further successes in these countries.
Our presence in North Latin America is mainly focused on Brazil, where we are working hard to maximize on flourishing supply and demand opportunities in the region’s emerging markets.
We have been anchored in South and West Latin America for more than a century and the region is a cornerstone in our Group’s global strategy.
The North America region is dominated by the US, the world's largest export market. We’re present in practically every step of the value chain in this region, from farm to fork.
We have a dynamic operation in the Asia region. It is both a key destination market and a strategic origin point for all of our Group’s major commodity flows.
The Middle East and Africa region is a richly diverse territory that holds many opportunities, created by rising populations pushing food demand above domestic production.
In 2011 we established an ambitious investment plan which will ensure our continued expansion in every region and our ongoing ability to feed and clothe up to 500 million people annually across the world.