ST. LOUIS, MO – April 6, 2020 – Today, Bunge announced a $2.5 million commitment to COVID-19 relief efforts. The funds will support health and hunger causes directly related to the pandemic in the communities where Bunge operates.
“As we continue our responsibility to deliver food and feed products around the world, we want to further support the fight against COVID-19 with this contribution,” said Bunge CEO Greg Heckman. “The safety and well-being of our employees and their families, and the communities in which live and operate remains a critical priority for our Company. We thank everyone on the frontlines during this unprecedented time.”
Around the world, Bunge employees are continuing their critical work, providing safe and healthy food to a global population, and minimizing disruptions to the food supply chain.
Bunge (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a world leader in sourcing, processing and supplying oilseed and grain products and ingredients. Founded in 1818, Bunge’s expansive network feeds and fuels a growing world, creating sustainable products and opportunities for more than 70,000 farmers and the consumers they serve across the globe. The company is headquartered in St. Louis, Missouri and has 24,000 employees worldwide who stand behind more than 350 port terminals, oilseed processing plants, grain facilities, and food and ingredient production and packaging facilities around the world.