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12/04/14Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 4, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 2, 2015 to shareholders of record on February 17, 2015. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on March 1, 2015 to shareho... 
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12/02/14Bunge Limited to Webcast Investor Day Presentations
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 2, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced it will webcast presentations given by Bunge's leadership team on December 10, 2014 from 1:00 p.m. EST to 5:00 p.m. EST.    A live, listen-only webcast will be available on Bunge's website at www.bunge.com and a replay will be available for the following thirty days. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company operating in approximately 40 co... 
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10/30/14Bunge Reports Third Quarter 2014 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) Total adjusted segment EBIT of $316 million, down $72 million vs. last year Full-year outlook remains positive; anticipate meeting or exceeding targeted combined  Agribusiness-Foods ROIC of 1.5 points over WACC Agribusiness negatively affected by slow farmer selling and ~$80 million mark-to-market hedging impact, which is largely expected to reverse upon execution in Q4 Food & Ingredients on track for another re... 
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10/16/14Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014, on Thursday, October 30, 2014, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 30, 2014 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (866) 436-9172.  If... 
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08/06/14Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.34 per common share. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2014 to shareholders of record on November 18, 2014. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on December 1, 2014 to s... 
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07/31/14Bunge Reports Second Quarter 2014 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Total segment EBIT of $418 million, up $179 million vs. last year Full-year outlook remains positive, expecting to meet or exceed targeted combined  agribusiness-food ROIC of 1.5 points over WACC Agribusiness results driven by good crush margins and execution of trade flows Food & ingredients generated record quarterly earnings  Strategic review of sugarcane milling operation is progressing „ Financial... 
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07/23/14John E. McGlade to Join Bunge Limited Board of Directors
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that John E. McGlade has been appointed to its Board of Directors, effective August 5, 2014. Mr. McGlade, age 60, was chairman, president, and chief executive officer of Air Products from 2008 to 2014. He joined Air Products in 1976 and held positions in the company's Chemicals and Process Industries, Performance Materials and Chemicals Group divisions. He was appointed president and chief operating off... 
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07/17/14Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 17, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2014, on Thursday, July 31, 2014, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 31, 2014 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (866) 436-9172.  If you are lo... 
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05/23/14Bunge Announces Annual Meeting Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, which was held this morning in New York City. Election of Directors: Shareholders elected Ernest G. Bachrach, Enrique H. Boilini and Carol M. Browner as directors for a three-year term. Bunge's Board now has 10 directors. Appointment of Independent Auditors: Shareholders approved the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as independent aud... 
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05/22/14Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividends on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.30 to $0.34 per common share.  The new dividend is payable on September 2, 2014, to shareholders of record on August 19, 2014. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on September 1, 2014,... 
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05/21/14Bunge Limited to Address Citi Global Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Drew Burke, CFO, Bunge Limited, will address the Citi Global Consumer Conference on Wednesday, May 28, 2014, at 9:05 a.m. local time in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's website.  Select "Citi Global Consumer Conference" and follow the... 
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05/09/14Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 23, 2014
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 23, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 28, 2014. For those unable to attend in person, the slide presentation given by ... 
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05/01/14Bunge Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) Total segment EBIT of $75 million, down $185 million vs. last year on an adjusted basis Industry fundamentals intact; full-year outlook remains positive, targeting combined  Agribusiness-Food ROIC of 1.5 points over WACC Agribusiness impacted by grain trading & distribution and China crush Sugar & Bioenergy impacted by mark-to-market losses and sugar trading & distribution; strategic review of sugarcane milling op... 
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04/16/14Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter 2014 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014, on Thursday, May 1, 2014, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on May 1, 2014 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (866) 436-9172.  If you are loca... 
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03/19/14Bunge Limited Announces Management Appointments
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced the following management appointments, both effective May 1: Raul Padilla, currently Managing Director, Bunge Global Agribusiness and CEO, Bunge Product Lines, will become CEO, Bunge Brazil, based in Sao Paulo. Brian Thomsen, currently Managing Director, Grains & Oilseeds Product Lines, will succeed Mr. Padilla as Managing Director, Bunge Global Agribusi... 
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03/05/14Bunge Limited to Address Goldman Sachs Agribusiness Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Soren Schroder, CEO, Bunge Limited, will address the Goldman Sachs Eighteenth Annual Agribusiness Conference on Wednesday, March 12, at 11:30 a.m. local time in New York City.  The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's website.  Select "Goldman Sachs Agrib... 
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02/28/14Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 2, 2014 to shareholders of record on May 16, 2014. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2014 to shareholders ... 
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02/13/14Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2013 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) Q4 adjusted total segment EBIT of $404 million, up $264 million from last year Record combined full-year EBIT in agribusiness and food & ingredients Expect momentum in agribusiness and food & ingredients to continue in 2014 EPS impacted by higher than expected tax rate Annual operating cash flow of approximately $2.2 billion Company to repurchase $200 million of shares under current authorization   ... 
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01/30/14Bunge Limited Schedules Fiscal Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2013, on Thursday, February 13, 2014, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 13, 2014 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. Earnings announcements for the first, second and thir... 
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01/20/14Bunge Brazil President and CEO to Retire
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Pedro Parente, president and CEO of its Brazilian operating company, will retire effective June 30, 2014.  Mr. Parente, 60, has led Bunge's Brazilian operations since joining the company in January 2010. "Pedro has made a tremendous, positive impact on Bunge Brazil," said Soren Schroder, CEO, Bunge Limited.  "He conducted a comprehensive restructuring of our local operations, built a high-performan... 
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12/09/13Bunge Limited Announces Management Transition at Bunge Asia
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:  BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced the appointment of Michael Goettl to the position of CEO, Bunge Asia, effective January 1, 2014.  Mr. Goettl, currently COO, Bunge Asia, succeeds Christopher White, who, after leading Bunge's Asian operations for ten years, will remain with Bunge as a senior advisor managing strategic initiatives for the company. "Mike is the ideal leader for the next era of Bung... 
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12/06/13Bunge Limited Executive Chairman to Resign from Board of Directors on December 31, 2013
L. Patrick Lupo, deputy chairman and lead independent director, named non-executive chairman WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser will resign from its Board of Directors effective December 31, 2013, concurrent with his planned retirement as executive chairman.  Mr. Weisser has served as executive chairman since June 2013, and previously served as chairman and CEO since 1999. The Board has appointed L. Patrick Lupo to... 
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12/06/13Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 3, 2014 to shareholders of record on February 18, 2014. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on March 1, 2014 to shareho... 
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10/24/13Bunge Reports Third Quarter 2013 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) Adjusted total segment EBIT of $404 million Agribusiness and food & ingredients performed well; expect strong close to the year Disappointing sugarcane milling results; reducing capital investment in segment to maintenance level; exploring full range of options to optimize value creation Net after-tax charges of $415 million, primarily related to deferred tax valuation allowances of $521 million in sugar & bioen... 
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10/17/13Augustea Atlantica S.p.A. and Bunge Limited Announce New Partnership with York Capital Management
Joint Venture to Operate Independent Fleet of Dry-Bulk Vessels WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Augustea Bunge Maritime Limited ("ABML"), a joint venture company of Augustea Atlantica S.p.A. and Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), today announced the formation of a new joint venture with York Capital Management. The new company, ABY Holding Limited ("ABY"), will operate an independent fleet of ocean-going dry-bulk vessels.  The Malta-based venture intends to grow through the acquisitio... 
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10/10/13Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2013, on Thursday, October 24, 2013, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 24, 2013 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (866) 436-9172.  If... 
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09/05/13OCP to Buy Out Bunge's Stake in Bunge Maroc Phosphore Joint Venture
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. and CASABLANCA, Morocco, Sept. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- OCP Group ("OCP") and Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) ("Bunge") today announced they have reached an agreement for OCP to acquire Bunge's 50% ownership interest in their Moroccan fertilizer joint venture. The joint venture, Bunge Maroc Phosphore S.A. ("BMP"), was formed in 2008 to produce fertilizers in Morocco and serve as an additional source of phosphate-based raw materials and intermediate products for Bunge's fertilizer b... 
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08/09/13Bunge Limited Completes Sale of Brazilian Fertilizer Business to Yara
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has successfully completed the sale of its Brazilian fertilizer operations, including blending facilities, brands and warehouses, to Yara International ASA for $750 million, subject to certain post-closing adjustments. Through a long-term supply agreement with Yara, Bunge will continue to supply fertilizer to farmers in Brazil as part of its grain origination activities.  The company will also co... 
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08/07/13Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.30 per common share. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2013 to shareholders of record on November 18, 2013. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on December 1, 2013 to s... 
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07/31/13Carol M. Browner to Join Bunge Limited Board of Directors
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Carol M. Browner has been appointed to its Board of Directors as an independent director, effective August 5, 2013. Ms. Browner, age 56, is a senior counselor at Albright Stonebridge Group, a global advisory firm that provides strategic counsel to businesses on government relations, macroeconomic and political risks, regulatory issues, market entry strategies, and environmental, social and corporat... 
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07/25/13Bunge Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Total segment EBIT of $239 million, down $44 million vs. last year on an adjusted basis Sugar & bioenergy, food & ingredients and fertilizer reported improved results Strong agribusiness results in Brazil offset by challenging conditions in the Northern Hemisphere due to supply tightness  Remain optimistic about second half Financial Highlights Quarter Ended Six Months Ended ... 
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07/11/13Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2013, on Thursday, July 25, 2013, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 25, 2013 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (866) 436-9172.  If you are lo... 
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05/24/13Bunge Announces Annual Meeting Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, which was held this morning in New York City. Election of Directors: Shareholders elected Bernard de La Tour, William Engels, L. Patrick Lupo, and Soren Schroder as directors for a three-year term. Bunge's Board now has 11 directors. Appointment of Independent Auditors: Shareholders approved the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as indepe... 
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05/23/13Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividends on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.27 to $0.30 per common share.  The new dividend is payable on September 3, 2013, to shareholders of record on August 20, 2013. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on September ... 
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05/23/13Bunge Limited to Address Citi Global Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Soren Schroder, CEO, Bunge North America, will address the Citi Global Consumer Conference on Thursday, May 30, 2013, at 9:40 a.m. local time in New York City.  The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's website.  Select "Citi Global Consumer Conference" and... 
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05/10/13Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 24, 2013
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 24, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 28, 2013. For those unable to attend in person, the slide presentation given by... 
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05/08/13Bunge Limited to Address BMO Capital Markets Farm to Market Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that CFO and Global Operational Excellence Officer Drew Burke will address the BMO Capital Markets Farm to Market Conference on Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. local time in New York City.  The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's website.  Select "BMO Far... 
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04/25/13Bunge Reports First Quarter 2013 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Total segment EBIT of $260 million, up 30% vs. last year on an adjusted basis Agribusiness managed challenging markets well, but results lower than last year Sugar & bioenergy and food & ingredients off to a good start Financial Highlights Quarter Ended US$ in millions, except per share data 3/31/13 3/31/12 Net sales $14,785... 
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04/11/13Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2013, on Thursday, April 25, 2013, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 25, 2013 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (800) 446-1671.  If you ar... 
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04/09/13Bunge Limited Announces Management Transition at Bunge North America
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:  BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced the appointment of Todd Bastean to the position of CEO, Bunge North America, effective June 1. Mr. Bastean, currently CFO, Bunge North America, succeeds Soren Schroder, who will become CEO of Bunge Limited on the same date. Mr. Schroder will assume the role of CEO from Alberto Weisser, who earlier this year announced his retirement after 15 years leading the compan... 
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03/28/13Bunge Announces New Leadership Appointments
ST. LOUIS, March 28, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge North America, the North American operating arm of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), announced a leadership transition with the appointment of George Allard as vice president and general manager of its oils business effective April 1. Allard replaces Rodney Perry who is transferring to Bunge's European office as vice president, food and ingredients for Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Wade Ellis replaces Allard as vice president and general m... 
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03/13/13Bunge Announces Appointment of Pierre Mauger as Chief Development and Performance Management Officer
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the appointment of Pierre Mauger to the newly created position of chief development and performance management officer.  In this role, Mr. Mauger will lead Bunge's global business development activities, including M&A, strategic planning and capital allocation, as well as the company's performance management and analysis processes.  In addition to these responsibilities, Mr. Mauger will oversee Bunge's ... 
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03/05/13Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.27 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 3, 2013 to shareholders of record on May 20, 2013. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2013 to sharehol... 
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02/13/13Bunge Limited to Address CAGNY Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that members of its senior management team will address the Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) Conference in Boca Raton, Florida, at 3:00 p.m. EST on Wednesday, February 20, 2013.  The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's website.  Select "CAGNY Conf... 
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02/07/13Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Fourth quarter included non-cash, after-tax charges of $683 million, primarily includes goodwill impairment of $327 million in sugar & bioenergy segment,  provisions of $298 million in discontinued operations related to pending sale of fertilizer business and $49 million related to sale of long-term recoverable taxes Record full-year results in agribusiness of over $1 billion, up 20% vs. last year on a... 
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02/07/13Bunge Announces CEO Succession
Alberto Weisser to Retire as CEO, Effective June 1, 2013 Soren Schroder, Current CEO of Bunge North America, Named Successor WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser will retire as chief executive officer (CEO) effective June 1, 2013.  The board of directors has appointed Soren Schroder, currently CEO of Bunge North America, to succeed Mr. Weisser as CEO of the company, and expects Mr. Schroder to become a director be... 
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01/25/13Bunge Limited Schedules Fiscal Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2012, on Thursday, February 7, 2013, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 7, 2013 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. Earnings announcements for the first,... 
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12/07/12Bunge to Sell Brazilian Fertilizer Business to Yara for $750 Million in Cash
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Yara International ASA under which Yara will acquire Bunge's Brazilian fertilizer business, including blending facilities, brands and warehouses, for $750 million in cash. Bunge and Yara have also agreed to enter into a long-term fertilizer supply agreement, enabling Bunge to continue to supply fertilizer to farmers as part of its grain origination activi... 
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12/05/12Andrew Ferrier to Join Bunge Limited Board of Directors
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Andrew Ferrier has been appointed to its Board of Directors as an independent director, effective immediately. Mr. Ferrier, age 53, is Managing Director of Canz Capital Limited, a private investment company he founded in 2011.  He served as Chief Executive Officer of Fonterra Co-operative Group Ltd., a leading New Zealand-based international dairy company, from 2003 to 2011.  Previously, he served... 
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12/05/12Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.27 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 4, 2013 to shareholders of record on February 15, 2013. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on March 1, 2013 to share... 
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12/05/12Bunge Limited Announces Expansion and Extension of Share Repurchase Program
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a $275 million increase in the size of its existing share repurchase program.  Additionally, the share repurchase program, which was scheduled to expire on December 31, 2012, was extended for an indefinite period. Alberto Weisser, Bunge's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, stated, "Our decision to increase the size of our share repurchase program r... 
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10/25/12Bunge Reports Third Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Total segment EBIT of $441 million, an increase of $250 million compared to Q3 2011 Strong Agribusiness results, volumes up 15% Sugar & Bioenergy results impacted by $39 million impairment charge related to a U.S. corn ethanol joint-venture Excluding charge, results in Sugar & Bioenergy improved year-over-year due to higher milling margins Financial Highlights            Quarter En... 
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10/11/12Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2012, on Thursday, October 25, 2012, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 25, 2012 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (877) 261-8992.  ... 
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09/12/12Bunge Limited to Host Investor Day
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, announced that it will host an Investor Day event in New York City on September 19, 2012.  Presentations will provide an overview of the company's operations, financial performance and strategy.  Presenters will include Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, as well as members of Bunge's senior management team. Presentations will begin at 1:00 p.m. EDT and end at app... 
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08/02/12Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 2, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.27 per common share. The dividend is payable on December 3, 2012 to shareholders of record on November 19, 2012. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on December 1, 2012 to shareholders of record on November 15, 20... 
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07/26/12Bunge Reports Second Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Total segment EBIT of $403 million, including gains on transactions of $121 million Agribusiness produced strong results Sugar & Bioenergy results lower than expected as rains delayed harvest Food & Ingredients impacted by lower margins; Fertilizer results as expected    Financial Highlights             Quarter Ended            Six Months End... 
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07/19/12Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2012, on Thursday, July 26, 2012, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 26, 2012 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (888) 895-5479.  If you are ... 
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06/25/12Kathleen Hyle to Join Bunge Limited Board of Directors
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Kathleen Hyle has been appointed to its Board of Directors as an independent director, effective July 2, 2012. Ms. Hyle, age 53, has served as Senior Vice President of Constellation Energy and Chief Operating Officer of Constellation Energy Resources since 2008.  She will be retiring from Constellation Energy in July 2012.  Constellation Energy, which was recently acquired by Exelon Corporation, ... 
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06/12/12Bunge Launches Innovative REDD Project in Brazilian Amazon
Project will preserve 70,000 hectares of forest in Mato Grosso, Brazil WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced it is participating in a project that will avoid approximately 30 million metric tons of CO2 emissions and generate carbon credits through the preservation of 70,000 hectares of native forest in the Amazon biome.  The project, developed through a partnership between Bunge Environmental Markets and Florestal Santa Maria, is ... 
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06/12/12Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Bunge Limited Finance Corp., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, has priced a public offering of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 3.20% senior notes due 2017.  The senior notes will be guaranteed by Bunge Limited.  The offering was made pursuant to a registration statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission.  The transaction is expected to close on June 15, 2012. Bu... 
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05/31/12Bunge Limited Announces Appointment of Frank Jimenez as General Counsel, Secretary and Managing Director, Government Affairs, and Retirement of Carl Hausmann
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 31, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced two management changes: the appointment of Frank Jimenez as General Counsel, Secretary and Managing Director, Government Affairs, and the retirement of Carl Hausmann, currently Managing Director, Global Government and Corporate Affairs. Jimenez will join Bunge effective July 5 and report directly to Alberto Weisser, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer,... 
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05/25/12Bunge Announces Annual Meeting Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 25, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, which was held this morning in New York City. Election of Directors: Shareholders elected Mr. Francis Coppinger and Mr. Alberto Weisser as directors for a three-year term. Bunge's Board now has nine directors. Appointment of Independent Auditors: Shareholders approved the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as independent auditors for the... 
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05/24/12Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividends on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 24, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.25 to $0.27 per common share.  The new dividend is payable on September 4, 2012, to shareholders of record on August 21, 2012. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on Septembe... 
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05/21/12Bunge Limited to Address Citi Global Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 21, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Soren Schroder, CEO, Bunge North America, will address the Citi Global Consumer Conference on Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at 2:10 p.m. local time in New York City.  The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's website.  Select "Citi Global Consumer Conference"... 
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05/11/12Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 25, 2012
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 11, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 25, 2012, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 30, 2012. For those unable to attend in person, the slide presentation given ... 
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05/09/12Bunge Limited to Address BMO Capital Markets Farm to Market Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that CFO and Global Operational Excellence Officer Drew Burke will address the BMO Capital Markets Farm to Market Conference on Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at 4:00 p.m. local time in New York City.  The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's web... 
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05/01/12Bunge Limited Sells Minority Stake in Solae
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has sold its 28 percent stake in Solae, LLC to DuPont.  The purchase price was approximately $440 million.  Bunge and DuPont formed Solae as a joint venture in 2003. "This transaction enables Bunge to redeploy capital into our strategic, core businesses," stated Drew Burke, Chief Financial Officer, Bunge Limited.  "Solae has created great value during the past nine years, and is well-positioned ... 
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04/26/12Bunge Reports First Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 26, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) Good start to the year in agribusiness and food & ingredients segments Results in sugar & bioenergy impacted by lower ethanol margins Fertilizer results impacted by lower market prices and $27 million non-recurring item Financial Highlights Quarter Ended US$ in millions, except per share data 3/31/12 3/31/11 Volume (000 metric t... 
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04/16/12Bunge Completes Acquisition of Climate Change Capital
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. and LONDON, April 16, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) ("Bunge"), a leading global agribusiness and food company, and Climate Change Capital Limited ("CCC"), a U.K.-regulated sustainable asset manager and advisor, today announced that Bunge has completed its previously announced acquisition of 100% of Climate Change Capital Group Limited ("CCCG"), the parent company of CCC. James Cameron, CCC's Vice Chairman, will replace Vivienne Cox as Chairman. Mar... 
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04/13/12Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter 2012 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 13, 2012 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2012, on Thursday, April 26, 2012, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 26, 2012 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on www.bunge.com. To listen to the call, please dial (888) 895-5479. ... 
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04/04/12Bunge Limited Announces Management Transition at Bunge EMEA
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today announced a transition of leadership at Bunge Europe, Middle East and Africa ("Bunge EMEA"). Jean-Louis Gourbin, Chief Executive Officer, Bunge EMEA, will retire effective May 1, 2012. Tommy Jensen, currently Chief Operating Officer, Bunge EMEA, will succeed Mr. Gourbin as CEO and report directly to Alberto Weisser, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Bunge Li... 
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04/04/12Bunge Purchases Assets of MCN BioProducts
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) ("Bunge"), a leading global agribusiness and food company, today announced it has purchased substantially all of the assets, including the patent portfolio, of MCN BioProducts Inc. ("MCN"), a privately-held Canadian technology company.  Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed. Assets purchased include intellectual property related to the conversion of canola and rapeseed meals into nutritionally dense p... 
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04/03/12Solazyme and Bunge Form Joint Venture for Commercial-Scale Renewable Oil Production Facility in Brazil
South San Francisco, CA and White Plains, NY – April 3, 2012 – Solazyme, Inc. (NASDAQ: SZYM) (“Solazyme”), a renewable oil and bioproducts company, and Bunge Global Innovation LLC (“Bunge”), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, announced today that they and other Bunge subsidiaries have signed definitive agreements forming a Joint Venture (“JV”) to build, own and operate a commercial-scale renewable tailored oils production facility adjac... 
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02/29/12Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 4, 2012 to shareholders of record on May 21, 2012. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2012 to shareholders of record on May 15, 2012. About Bunge Li... 
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02/22/12Bunge to Acquire Climate Change Capital
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. and LONDON, Feb. 22, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) ("Bunge"), a leading global agribusiness and food company, and Climate Change Capital Limited ("CCC"), a U.K.-regulated sustainable asset manager and advisor, today announced that Bunge has agreed to acquire Climate Change Capital Group Limited ("CCCG"). The transaction was approved by the U.K.'s Financial Services Authority (FSA) on February 20, 2012, and CCCG has obtained the required shareholder approva... 
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02/10/12Bunge Completes Acquisition of Amrit Banaspati's Edible Oils and Fats Business
MUMBAI, India and NOIDA, India, Feb. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge India Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) ("Bunge India") and Amrit Banaspati Company Limited ("Amrit Banaspati") today announced that Bunge has completed the previously announced acquisition of the edible oils and fats business of Amrit Banaspati. Bunge India also completed the acquisition of rights to GAGAN, the vanaspati brand held by Amrit Corp. Limited. About Bun... 
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02/09/12Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 9, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) Strong full-year results in agribusiness and food & ingredients Cash provided by operations was $2.6 billion for 2011 2010 full year total segment EBIT includes $2.4 billion gain on sale of fertilizer nutrients assets Financial Highlights Quarter Ended Year Ended ... 
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01/26/12Bunge Limited Schedules Fiscal Year-End Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 26, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2011, on Thursday, February 9, 2012, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 9, 2012 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on http://www.bunge.com/. Earnings announcements for... 
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12/21/11Bunge to Acquire Edible Oils and Fats Business of Amrit Banaspati in India
MUMBAI and NOIDA, India, Dec. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge India Private Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) ("Bunge India") and Amrit Banaspati Company Limited ("Amrit Banaspati") today announced that Bunge India has entered into definitive agreements with Amrit Banaspati and Amrit Corp. Limited ("Amrit Corp") to acquire the edible oils and fats business of Amrit Banaspati. The acquisition includes Amrit Banaspati's manufacturing facility at Rajpur... 
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12/08/11Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 2, 2012 to shareholders of record on February 17, 2012. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on March 1, 2012 to shareholders of record on February 15... 
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11/03/11Bunge Limited to Address the CLSA AsiaUSA Forum
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Christopher White, CEO, Bunge Asia, will address the CLSA AsiaUSA Forum in San Francisco on Wednesday, November 9, at 10:30 a.m. local time. The presentation will be webcast live on http://www.bunge.com/. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the "Webcasts and Events" page of the "Investors" section of the company's website. Select "CLSA AsiaUSA Forum" and follow the promp... 
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11/01/11Bunge to Invest in Palm Plantation Company
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Agribusiness Singapore Pte. Ltd, a wholly owned subsidiary of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), today announced that it intends to form a joint venture with PT Bumiraya Investindo ("BRI"), the Indonesian palm plantation subsidiary of PT Tiga Pilar Sejahtera Food Tbk ("TPS Food"). This would be Bunge's first investment in the palm oil industry. Under the terms of the agreement with TPS Food, Bunge Agribusiness Singapore Pte. Ltd would... 
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10/27/11Bunge Reports Third Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Results in the quarter were lower in all segments except fertilizer Cash generated from operations was $1.1 billion in the quarter; $1.4 billion year-to-date 2010 year-to-date total segment EBIT includes $2.4 billion gain on sale of fertilizer nutrients assets Financial Highlights Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended US$ in millions, except per share d... 
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10/20/11Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2011, on Thursday, October 27, 2011, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 27, 2011 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted on http://www.bunge.com/. To listen to the call, please dial ... 
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10/13/11James T. Hackett to Join Bunge Limited Board of Directors
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 13, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that James T. Hackett has been appointed to its Board of Directors as an independent director, effective November 1, 2011. Mr. Hackett, age 57, is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation, a leading independent oil and gas exploration and production company. Prior to joining Anadarko in 2003, Mr. Hackett was President and COO of Devon Energy Corporation followi... 
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08/04/11Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 4, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.25 per common share. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2011 to shareholders of record on November 18, 2011. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on December 1, 2011 to shareholders of record on Novembe... 
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07/28/11Bunge Reports Strong Second Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Strong operating performance of $373 million total segment EBIT Agribusiness and food & ingredients continued to perform well Sugar & bioenergy and fertilizer performed as expected 2010 total segment EBIT includes $2,440 million gain on sale of fertilizer nutrients assets Financial Highlights Quarter Ended Six Months Ended US$ in millions, exce... 
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07/21/11Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2011, on Thursday, July 28, 2011, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 28, 2011 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted in the "Investor Information" section of www.bunge.com. To listen to th... 
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06/28/11Bunge Limited Names Gordon Hardie as Managing Director, Food & Ingredients
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Gordon Hardie will join the company as Managing Director, Food & Ingredients, effective July 1, 2011. In this role, Mr. Hardie will provide strategic leadership to Bunge's global Food & Ingredients segment, and will oversee the development of the company's edible oil and milling businesses, which produce a range of commercial and retail products, including bulk and bottled oils, bak... 
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06/08/11Bunge Limited to Address the Deutsche Bank Global Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Ben Pearcy, the company's Chief Development Officer and Managing Director, Sugar and Bioenergy, will address the Deutsche Bank Global Consumer Conference in Paris on Wednesday, June 15, 2011, at 10:30 a.m. local time. The presentation will be webcast live on http://www.bunge.com/. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, th... 
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05/27/11Bunge Announces Annual Meeting Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the results of its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders, which was held this morning in New York City. Election of Directors: Shareholders elected Mr. Ernest Bachrach and Mr. Enrique Boilini as directors for a three-year term. Bunge's Board now has 10 directors. Approval of the Appointment of Our Independent Auditors: Shareholders approved the appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as ... 
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05/26/11Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividends on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved an 8.7% increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.23 to $0.25 per common share. The new dividend is payable on September 2, 2011, to shareholders of record on August 16, 2011. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on S... 
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05/26/11Bunge Limited to Address Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited, will address the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference on Wednesday, June 1, 2011, at 4:00 p.m. local time in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, then select "Webcasts and News Alerts." Select... 
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05/24/11Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 27, 2011
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 27, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 31, 2011. For those unable to attend in person, the slide presentat... 
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05/20/11Bunge Limited to Address Citi Global Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Soren Schroder, CEO, Bunge North America, will address the Citi Global Consumer Conference on Wednesday, May 25, 2011, at 10:00 a.m. local time in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on http://www.bunge.com/. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, then select "Webcasts and News Alerts." Select "Citi Globa... 
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05/11/11Bunge Limited to Address BMO Capital Markets Farm to Market Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that CFO and Global Operational Excellence Officer Drew Burke will address the BMO Capital Markets Farm to Market Conference on Wednesday, May 18, 2011, at 11:45 a.m. local time in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, then select "Webcasts and News Ale... 
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04/28/11Bunge Reports Strong First Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 28, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Total segment EBIT of $317 million, up $199 million vs. 2010 Strong performance in agribusiness and food & ingredients Sugar & bioenergy and fertilizer results generally in line with expectations Financial Highlights Quarter Ended US$ in millions, except per share data ... 
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04/20/11Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter 2011 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 20, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2011, on Thursday, April 28, 2011, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 28, 2011 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted in the "Investor Information" section of www.bunge.com. To listen t... 
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03/08/11Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 8, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Bunge Limited Finance Corp., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, has priced a public offering of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.10% Senior Notes due 2016. The senior notes will be guaranteed by Bunge Limited. The offering was made pursuant to a registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The transaction is expected to close on March 11, 2011. ... 
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03/03/11Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 2, 2011 to shareholders of record on May 19, 2011. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2011 to shareholders of record on May 15, 2011. Ab... 
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02/25/11Bunge Appoints Enrique Humanes as CEO, Bunge Argentina
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the appointment of Enrique Humanes as CEO, Bunge Argentina, effective immediately. Mr. Humanes has served as Interim CEO of Bunge Argentina since July 2010. He will report to Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited. "Enrique has played a key role in growing Bunge's businesses in Argentina," stated Mr. Weisser. "His unique combination... 
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02/17/11Bunge Limited to Address CAGNY Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that members of its senior management team will address the Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY) Conference in Boca Raton, Florida, at 4:15 p.m. EST on Wednesday, February 23, 2011. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, then select "Webcasts and News Alerts." S... 
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02/10/11Bunge Reports Strong Fourth Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Total segment EBIT of $381 million, an increase of $363 million compared to the same quarter last year Strong performance in agribusiness and food & ingredients Sugar & bioenergy impacted by poor cane crop Expect favorable business conditions in 2011 Financial Highlights Quarter Ended Y... 
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02/03/11Bunge Limited Schedules Fiscal Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2010, on Thursday, February 10, 2011, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 10, 2011 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted in the "Investor Information" section of www.bu... 
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01/27/11Drew Burke Named as CFO of Bunge Limited
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 27, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Andrew J. Burke will become Chief Financial Officer, effective February 1, 2011. Mr. Burke has served as interim CFO for the company since September 2010. He will also continue in his role as the company's Global Operational Excellence Officer. "Following a thorough search process, it is clear that Drew's leadership abilities, financial acumen and deep understanding of our business and ... 
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12/09/10Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 2, 2011 to shareholders of record on February 16, 2011. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on March 1, 2011 to shareholders of record on February 15, 201... 
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11/29/10Bunge Limited to Address Citi Food Fest 2010 Food Manufacturing Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Drew Burke, Interim CFO and Global Operational Excellence Officer, Bunge Limited, will address the Citi Food Fest 2010 Food Manufacturing Conference in New York City on Wednesday, December 1, 2010, at 12:45 p.m. local time. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, ... 
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11/11/10Bunge Limited to Address the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer and Retail Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Ben Pearcy, Chief Development Officer and Managing Director of Sugar & Bioenergy, Bunge Limited, will address the Morgan Stanley Consumer and Retail Conference in New York City on Wednesday, November 17, 2010, at 8:00 a.m. local time. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the B... 
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10/28/10Bunge Reports Strong Third Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE:BG) Solid results in agribusiness and food & ingredients Sugar & bioenergy performed well and fertilizer is improving Expect strong finish to the year Financial Highlights Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended US$ in millions, except per share data and ... 
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10/21/10Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 21, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2010, on Thursday, October 28, 2010, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 28, 2010 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted in the "Inv... 
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09/16/10Bunge Limited to Host Investor Day
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept 16, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, announced that it will host an Investor Day event in New York, NY on September 23, 2010. Presentations will provide an overview of the company's operations, financial performance and strategy. Presenters will include Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, as well as select members of Bunge's management team. Presentations will begin at 10:00 a.m. EDT and en... 
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08/26/10Bunge Limited Announces Resignation of CFO
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug 26, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, today announced that Jacqualyn A. Fouse, Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving the company effective September 24, 2010 to become CFO of Celgene Corporation, a global biopharmaceutical company. Bunge has initiated a search for Ms. Fouse's replacement. Andrew J. Burke, the company's Global Operational Excellence Officer, will serve as interim CFO. "Jacki... 
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08/05/10Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug 05, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2010 to shareholders of record on November 18, 2010. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on December 1, 2010 to shareholders of record o... 
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07/29/10Bunge Reports Second Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Closed on sale of fertilizer nutrients assets Portion of sale proceeds used to reduce debt and initiate share repurchase program Agribusiness results impacted by lower volumes and margins in oilseeds Expect significantly improved performance in the second half of the year Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) ... 
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07/22/10Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2010, on Thursday, July 29, 2010, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 29, 2010 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted in the "Investor Info... 
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06/09/10Bunge Limited to Address the Deutsche Bank Global Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 9, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited, will address the Deutsche Bank Global Consumer Conference in Paris on Tuesday, June 15, 2010, at 4:45 p.m. local time. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, then select "Webcasts and News Alerts." Select "Deutsche ... 
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06/08/10Bunge Limited Announces Share Repurchase Program
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.,, June 8, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a program for the repurchase of up to $700 million of Bunge's common shares through December 31, 2011. Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, stated, "We remain focused on growing our business through a combination of organic growth and acquisitions. However, following the recent closing of the sale of our Brazilian fertilizer nutrients assets, our strengt... 
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06/02/10Bunge Limited Announces Management Changes
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 2, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the following changes to its management team: Archie Gwathmey, co-CEO, Bunge Global Agribusiness (BGA) and Bunge Product Lines (BPL), will retire after a successful 35-year career at the company; Drew Burke, currently co-CEO, BGA and BPL, will assume the newly created role of Bunge Limited Global Operational Excellence Officer and will be responsible for optimizing the co... 
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05/28/10Bunge Limited to Address the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited, will address the Bernstein Strategic Decisions Conference on Friday, June 4, 2010, at 11:00 a.m. in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, then select "Webcasts and News Alerts." Select "Bernstein Str... 
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05/27/10Bunge Limited Completes Sale of Brazilian Fertilizer Nutrients Assets to Vale
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 27, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (Bunge) (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has successfully completed the previously announced sale of its Brazilian fertilizer nutrients assets in Brazil to Vale S.A. (Vale) (NYSE: VALE), including its 42.3% interest in Fertilizantes Fosfatados S.A. (Fosfertil). Net proceeds after taxes, transaction fees and expenses are approximately $3.5 billion, subject to certain post-closing adjustments. Alberto Weisser, Bunge's C... 
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05/21/10Bunge Shareholders Approve Proposals at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 21, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited's (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all proposals put before its annual general meeting of shareholders. Election of Directors Mr. Jorge Born, Jr., Mr. Bernard de La Tour d'Auvergne Lauraguais, Mr. William Engels and Mr. L. Patrick Lupo were elected as Class I directors. The terms of the directors will expire in 2013. Other Business The shareholders also approved the following: The appointment of Deloit... 
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05/20/10Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividends on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 20, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 9.5% increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.21 to $0.23 per common share. The new dividend is payable on September 2, 2010, to shareholders of record on August 19, 2010. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on September... 
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05/14/10Bunge Limited to Address BMO Capital Markets Agriculture, Protein & Fertilizer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 14, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Jacqualyn Fouse, CFO, Bunge Limited, will address the BMO Capital Markets Agriculture, Protein & Fertilizer Conference on Wednesday, May 19, 2010, at 9:00 a.m. in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, select the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage, then select "Webcasts and News Alerts." Sele... 
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05/13/10Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 21, 2010
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 13, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 21, 2010, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 29, 2010. For those unable to attend in person, the slide presentation... 
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04/29/10Bunge Reports First Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 29, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Results significantly improved from last year; operating cash flow of $760 million Moema acquisition completed during the quarter and integration proceeding Continue to expect closing of sale of fertilizer nutrients assets in the second quarter Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) ... 
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04/22/10Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter 2010 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 22, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ --Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2010, on Thursday, April 29, 2010, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 29, 2010 to discuss the company's results. Additionally, a slide presentation to accompany the discussion of results will be posted in the "Investor In... 
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03/05/10Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 5, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 2, 2010 to shareholders of record on May 19, 2010. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2010 to shareholders of record on May 15, 2010.... 
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02/11/10Bunge Limited Completes Closings of Moema Transaction
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 11, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited ("Bunge") (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has completed the remaining closings of the Moema transaction. Bunge now owns 100% of five of the mills comprising the Moema Group (Moema, Frutal, Ouroeste, Guariroba and Itapagipe), with a total annual sugarcane milling capacity of 13.7 million metric tons. As previously announced, Bunge will not assume any ownership interest in the sixth mill, Vertente. In total, Bunge has... 
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02/05/10Bunge Limited Completes Initial Closing of Moema Transaction
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 05, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited ("Bunge") (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has completed the acquisition of certain interests in the Moema Group cluster of sugarcane mills in Brazil. Following the closing announced today, Bunge now owns 100% of three of the mills (Moema, Frutal and Ouroeste), 70% of a fourth mill (Guariroba) and approximately 44% of a fifth mill (Itapagipe). Bunge issued approximately nine million common shares at closing. The fina... 
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02/04/10Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter and Year-end Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 04, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Challenging fourth quarter and year in fertilizer Agribusiness results were lower than expected in the quarter, but solid for the year Edible oils performed well in the quarter and had a strong year Positive outlook for 2010 Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Year... 
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01/28/10Bunge Limited Schedules 2009 Fiscal Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan 28, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2009 on Thursday, February 4, 2010, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 4, 2010 to discuss the company's results. Earnings announcements for the first, second and third quarters of fiscal year 2010 are ... 
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01/27/10Bunge to Sell Brazilian Fertilizer Nutrients Assets to Vale for $3.8 Billion in Cash
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan 27, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Vale S.A. (NYSE: VALE) under which Vale will acquire Bunge's fertilizer nutrients assets in Brazil, including its interest in Fertilizantes Fosfatados S.A. (Fosfertil), for $3.8 billion in cash. Net proceeds after taxes, transaction fees and expenses will be approximately $3.5 billion. Under the terms of the agreement, Vale, a Brazil-based g... 
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01/15/10Bunge Confirms Discussions Regarding Potential Sale of Certain Fertilizer Assets in Brazil
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan 15, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today confirmed that it is engaged in discussions with Vale S.A. (NYSE: VALE) regarding Vale's potential acquisition of Bunge's assets in Brazil relating to its fertilizer mining business, including its interest in Fertilizantes Fosfatados S.A. (Fosfertil). Fosfertil disclosed these discussions earlier today, as required by applicable Brazilian regulation. There can be no assurance that they will result in a... 
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01/12/10Bunge Limited Reaches Additional Agreements with Owners of Moema Group Sugarcane Mills
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan 12, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited ("Bunge") (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has reached agreements to become the owner of additional interests in the Moema Group cluster of sugarcane mills located in Brazil. As previously announced, in December 2009, Bunge entered into an agreement to become the 100% owner of Usina Moema Participacoes S.A. ("Moema Par"). With the agreements announced today, Bunge will have an effective share of approximately 89% of t... 
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01/07/10Bunge Limited Appoints Pedro Parente as President and CEO, Bunge Brazil
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan 07, 2010 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the appointment of Pedro Parente to the newly created position of President and CEO, Bunge Brazil, effective January 11, 2010. In his new role, Mr. Parente will lead all of Bunge's businesses in Brazil, and will report to Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited. "Pedro brings to Bunge a track record of success in the private and public sectors," stated Mr. Weisser. "His expertise and ... 
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12/24/09Bunge Limited to Expand Sugar and Bioenergy Business in Brazil
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec 24, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited ("Bunge") (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to become the 100% owner of Usina Moema Participacoes S.A. ("Moema Par"). Moema Par is a holding company that wholly owns one sugarcane mill in Brazil and has ownership interests in five others. Together, the cluster of six mills ("Moema Group") has an annual crushing capacity of 15.4 million metric tons. With this transaction, Bunge wi... 
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12/17/09Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec 17, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 2, 2010 to shareholders of record on February 16, 2010. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on March 1, 2010 to shareholders of record... 
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11/30/09Bunge Limited to Address Citi's Food Manufacturing Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that CFO Jacqualyn Fouse will address the 2009 Citi's Food Fest - 1st Annual Food Manufacturing Conference in New York on Thursday, December 3, 2009, at 1:45 p.m. The presentation will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and News Alerts". Click on... 
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11/17/09Bunge Limited to Address Morgan Stanley Consumer and Retail Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser will address the Morgan Stanley Consumer and Retail Conference in New York on Friday, November 20, 2009, at 10:55 a.m. The presentation will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and News Alerts". Click on the link ... 
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11/10/09Bunge Limited Announces Management Appointments
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced two management appointments that will become effective January 1, 2010. Carl Hausmann, CEO, Bunge North America, will assume the newly created role of Managing Director, Global Government and Corporate Affairs. In this capacity, Mr. Hausmann will coordinate Bunge's government affairs, corporate sustainability and community relations on a global level. "Government relations and corporate sust... 
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10/22/09Bunge Reports Third Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Strong agribusiness results driven by good margins -- Fertilizer margins impacted by continued mismatch between current market prices and inventory costs -- Reducing full-year earnings guidance based on near-term fertilizer outlook Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended ... 
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10/16/09Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2009, on Thursday, October 22, 2009, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 22 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (877) 852-6580. If you are locate... 
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10/09/09Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.21 per common share. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2009 to shareholders of record on November 18, 2009. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on December 1, 2009 to shareholders of record on N... 
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09/04/09Bunge Limited to Address Barclays Capital 2009 Back-to-School Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that CFO Jacqualyn Fouse will address the Barclays Capital 2009 Back-to-School Consumer Conference in Boston on Thursday, September 10, 2009, at 3:45 p.m. The presentation will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "Investor Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and News Alerts." Click on the link fo... 
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08/17/09Bunge Limited Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option for Common Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug 17, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that the underwriters of its previously announced public offering of 10,500,000 common shares have exercised in full their over-allotment option to purchase an additional 1,500,000 common shares at the public offering price of $65.50 per share, less the applicable underwriting discount. The offering, including the issuance of the over-allotment shares, is expected to close on August 1... 
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08/12/09Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Common Share Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today the pricing of its offering of 10,500,000 common shares at a price to the public of $65.50 per share. The net proceeds of the offering to Bunge will be approximately $665 million. In addition, Bunge has granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 common shares to cover over-allotments, if any. The offering is being made under Bunge's existing shelf re... 
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08/10/09Bunge Limited Announces Public Offering of Common Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of 10 million common shares. Bunge intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 1,500,000 common shares to cover over-allotments, if any. The common shares will be issued pursuant to a prospectus supplement filed as part of an existing shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exch... 
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07/23/09Bunge Reports Second Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Strong agribusiness results driven by good margins -- High cost inventories continued to pressure fertilizer margins -- Expect solid second half performance; maintaining full-year earnings guidance -- Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Six Months Ended ... 
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07/16/09Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2009, on Thursday, July 23, 2009, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 23 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (877) 879-6174. If you are located outside of the United States... 
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06/04/09Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Bunge Limited Finance Corp., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, has priced a public offering of $600 million aggregate principal amount of 8.50% senior notes due 2019. The senior notes will be guaranteed by Bunge Limited. The offering was made pursuant to a registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The transaction is expected to close on June 9, 2009. ... 
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06/03/09Bunge Limited Announces New Revolving Credit Facilities
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has successfully entered into two unsecured, committed revolving credit facilities with a syndicate of banks for an aggregate principal amount of approximately $1.65 billion. The credit facilities consist of a $1 billion three-year facility and a $645 million 364-day facility. The new facilities replace two existing revolving credit agreements with an aggregate borrowing capacity of $... 
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05/12/09Bunge Limited to Address BMO Capital Markets Agriculture, Protein & Fertilizer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited and Jacqualyn Fouse, CFO, Bunge Limited, will address the BMO Capital Markets Agriculture and Protein Conference on Wednesday, May 13, 2009, at 3:30 p.m. EDT in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "Investor Information" link on the ... 
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05/08/09Bunge Shareholders Approve Proposals at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited's (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all proposals put before its annual general meeting of shareholders. Election of Directors Mr. Octavio Caraballo, Mr. Francis Coppinger, Mr. Larry G. Pillard, and Mr. Alberto Weisser were elected as Class II directors. The terms of the directors will expire in 2012. Other Business The shareholders also approved the following: 1. The appointment o... 
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05/07/09Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividends on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 7, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 10.5% increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.19 to $0.21 per common share. The new dividend is payable on September 2, 2009 to shareholders of record on August 19, 2009. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumul... 
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05/05/09Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 8, 2009
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 5, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 8, 2009, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 16, 2009. For those who are unable to attend in person, the sl... 
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04/23/09Bunge Reports First Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- High cost inventories and aggressive pricing by competitors pressured fertilizer margins -- Soft demand in agribusiness contributed to lower results versus an uncharacteristically strong first quarter in 2008 -- Expecting solid second-half performance -Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) ... 
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04/16/09Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter 2009 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2009, on Thursday, April 23, 2009, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 23 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (877) 857-6149. If you are located outside of the United St... 
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03/16/09Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 2, 2009 to shareholders of record on May 19, 2009. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2009 to shareholders of record on May 1... 
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03/09/09Bunge Limited to Address Credit Suisse 14th Annual Global Ag Productivity Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Mark Haden, Director of Investor Relations, will address the 14th Annual Global Ag Productivity Conference in London on Wednesday, March 11, 2009, at 9:50 a.m. GMT/ 5:50 a.m. EDT. The presentation will not be webcast but slides will be available in the investor information section of www.bunge.com. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (www.Bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading glob... 
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02/09/09Bunge Limited to Address Goldman Sachs Agricultural Biotech Forum
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Jacqualyn Fouse, CFO, will address the Goldman Sachs Thirteenth Annual Agricultural Biotech Forum in New York City on Tuesday, February 10, 2009, at 3:10 p.m. EST. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To listen to the webcast, select "Investor Information" on the Bunge homepage, then click on "Webcasts and News Alerts". To access the ... 
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02/05/09Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 05, 2009 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Attained record full year earnings of $1.06 billion and cash provided by operating activities of $2.5 billion in 2008. -- Entering 2009 with a comfortable liquidity position and strong balance sheet. -- Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Year E... 
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01/29/09Bunge Limited Schedules 2008 Fiscal Year-End Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2008, on Thursday, February 5, 2009, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 5, 2009, to discuss the company's results. Earnings announcements for the first, second and third quarters of fiscal yea... 
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01/13/09Bunge Provides Update on Full Year 2008 Performance
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it is lowering its earnings expectations for the full year ended December 31, 2008. The company's revised preliminary earnings estimate is approximately $1.06 billion, or $7.70 per share. Weak fourth quarter results were impacted by soft demand for soybean meal and oil due to challenging economic conditions in our end markets and substitutions of other agricultural commodity product... 
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12/05/08Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per common share. The dividend is payable on March 2, 2009 to shareholders of record on February 16, 2009. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on March 1, 2009 to shareholders of record on... 
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11/14/08Bunge Limited to Address Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Jacqualyn Fouse will address the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference in New York City on Tuesday, November 18, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To listen to the webcast, select "Investor Information" on the Bunge homepage, then click on "Webcasts and Ne... 
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11/10/08Bunge Terminates Merger Agreement With Corn Products
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors has voted to terminate the June 21, 2008 merger agreement between Bunge and Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO), citing the decision of the Corn Products Board to withdraw its recommendation of support for the merger agreement with Bunge. "We remain disappointed with the decision of the Corn Products Board to withdraw its recommendation of the merger.... 
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11/05/08Bunge Comments on Corn Products' Announcement Regarding Merger Agreement
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today issued the following statement in response to a notification from Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO) that the Corn Products Board of Directors intends to withdraw its recommendation of support for the company's merger agreement with Bunge: "We are disappointed by the Corn Products Board's decision," said Alberto Weisser, Bunge Limited's Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. "Despite the ... 
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10/23/08Bunge Reports Third Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Cash provided by operating activities was $2.2 billion in the quarter -- The Company is maintaining its full year 2008 earnings guidance -- Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Nine Months Ended 9/30/08 9/30/07 % Change 9/30/08 9/30/07 % Change Volu... 
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10/17/08Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2008, on Thursday, October 23, 2008, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 23, 2008, to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (877) 719-9791. If you are located outside of the United S... 
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10/16/08Bunge Acquires 50% Stake in Vietnamese Port Operator
SINGAPORE, Oct. 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Asia, the Asian operating arm of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG - News), today announced the acquisition of a 50% stake in the owner/operator of Phu My Port. The investment provides Bunge with greater opportunity to serve customers in the growing market for agricultural commodities in Vietnam. The transaction involves the acquisition of SSI Logistics, the French subsidiary of France's state-owned SSI/EMC Group. SSI Logistics owns a 50% stake in Baria ... 
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10/01/08Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.19 per common share. The dividend is payable on December 2, 2008 to shareholders of record on November 18, 2008. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on December 1, 2008 to shareholders of record on Novemb... 
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09/03/08Bunge Limited Announces Expiration of Waiting Period Under HSR Act for Corn Products International Transaction
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino (HSR) Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 relating to Bunge's proposed merger with Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO) has expired, thereby satisfying a condition to the closing of the transaction. The transaction remains subject to the satisfaction of other customary closing conditions, including receipt of non-U.S. regulatory ... 
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08/27/08Bunge Limited to Address Lehman Brothers Back-to-School Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug 27, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Jacqualyn Fouse will address the Lehman Brothers Back-to-School Conference in Boston on Wednesday, September 3, 2008, at 9:00 a.m. The presentation will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "News and Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and ... 
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07/24/08Bunge Reports Second Quarter Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 24, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Total segment EBIT reached $1,078 million -- Agribusiness results were strong across the business -- Fertilizer benefited from the strong global agricultural environment -- The Company is increasing its full year 2008 earnings guidance by $2.25 per share Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) ... 
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07/17/08Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ --- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2008, on Thursday, July 24, 2008, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 24, 2008, to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (877) 857- 6177. If you are located outside of the ... 
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07/02/08Bunge Acquires Tate & Lyle Sugar Trading Business
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced an agreement to acquire the international sugar trading and marketing division of Tate & Lyle PLC. The acquisition will strengthen Bunge's position in the sugar value chain by expanding its international trading and marketing activities and by creating a stronger network for sugar origination in Brazil, Thailand and other geographies. The completion of the transaction is subject to the recei... 
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06/23/08Bunge Increases Guidance for Full Year 2008
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it is increasing its 2008 full year earnings guidance from $7.10 to $7.40 per share to $9.35 to $9.65 per share. This fully diluted per share guidance is based on an estimated weighted average of 138 million shares outstanding, which includes assumed dilution relating to its convertible preference shares. The increase is attributed to better than expected performance in Bunge's agribusin... 
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06/23/08Bunge and Corn Products to Combine
Excellent business fit brings leading market positions in corn value chain to Bunge Adds high-value starches and sweeteners to Bunge product portfolio Complementary global asset networks create growth and efficiency opportunities WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. and WESTCHESTER, Ill., June 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) and Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO) today announced that they have en... 
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06/17/08Bunge Limited to Address Deutsche Bank Global Consumer & Food Retail Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited, will address the Deutsche Bank Global Consumer & Food Retail Conference in Paris, France on Thursday, June 19, 2008, at 7:45 a.m. EDT. The presentation will be webcast live on http://www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "News and Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and U... 
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05/23/08Bunge Shareholders Approve Proposals at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 23 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited's (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all proposals put before its annual general meeting of shareholders. Election of Directors Mr. Ernest G. Bachrach, Mr. Enrique H. Boilini, and Mr. Michael H. Bulkin were elected as Class III directors. The terms of the directors will expire in 2011. Other Business The shareholders also approved the following: 1. The appointment of Deloitte & Touche, L... 
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05/22/08Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividends on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 11.8% increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.17 to $0.19 per common share. The new dividend is payable on September 3, 2008 to shareholders of record on August 15, 2008. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulati... 
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05/20/08Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 23, 2008
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 23, 2008, at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting was March 27, 2008. The meeting will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com . ... 
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05/13/08Bunge Limited to Address BMO Capital Markets Agriculture and Protein Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 13, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited, and Jacqualyn Fouse, CFO, Bunge Limited, will address the BMO Capital Markets Agriculture and Protein Conference on Thursday, May 15, 2008, at 4:15 p.m. EDT in New York City. The presentation will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "News and Information" ... 
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04/24/08Bunge Reports First Quarter Net Income of $289 Million
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Total segment EBIT increased by $390 million when compared to the same quarter last year -- Agribusiness benefited from strong global demand for agricultural products with volume up 6% in the quarter -- Fertilizer benefited from strong demand and rising international prices -- The Company is increasing its full year 2008 net income guidance by $150 million ... 
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04/10/08Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter 2008 Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2008, on Thursday, April 24, 2008, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 24, 2008, to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (877) 741-4248. If you are located outside of the Un... 
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03/12/08Bunge Limited Not to Proceed with Offering of Senior Notes Due to Market Conditions
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it will not proceed with its proposed public offering of senior notes at this time due to unfavorable market conditions. Jacqualyn Fouse, Chief Financial Officer, commented, "We have concluded that current conditions in the debt markets are not conducive to completing our offering at this time. We have sufficient capital to manage our business, and we have decided to wait for a mor... 
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03/03/08Bunge Limited to Correct Reported Net Sales and Cost of Goods Sold for 2007
No Impact on Volumes, Net Income or Earnings per Share WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it is correcting net sales and cost of goods sold that were overstated in its 2007 unaudited quarterly financial statements and its February 7, 2008 press release containing its preliminary results for 2007. These corrections represent an approximately $7 billion reduction in net sales and cost of goods sold and have no ... 
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02/29/08Bunge Limited Announces Appointment of Vicente C. Teixeira as Chief Personnel Officer
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced the appointment of Vicente C. Teixeira as chief personnel officer (CPO), effective today. Mr. Teixeira succeeds Flavio Sa Carvalho, who has served as CPO since 1998 and will retire from Bunge. Mr. Teixeira has served as director of human resources for Latin America at Dow Chemical and Dow Agrosciences in Brazil since 2001. He joined Dow from Union Carbide, where he served as director of human... 
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02/29/08Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 29, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on June 2, 2008 to shareholders of record on May 19, 2008. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2008 to s... 
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02/11/08Bunge Limited to Address Goldman Sachs Agricultural Biotech Forum
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Jacqualyn Fouse, CFO, will address the Goldman Sachs Twelfth Annual Agricultural Biotech Forum in New York on Tuesday, February 12, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. EST. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click the "News and Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and Upcoming Events". Click the link for th... 
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02/07/08Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter Net Income of $245 Million
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 07, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Total segment operating profit increased 77% when compared to the same quarter last year -- Agribusiness benefited from improved global market conditions, posting 14% volume growth in the quarter -- Fertilizer continued to benefit from improved farm economics and high international prices Financial Highlights (In millions, exce... 
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02/07/08Correction To Supplemental Information
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The following tables correct certain supplemental information included in the Additional Financial Information section of Bunge Limited's (NYSE: BG) fourth quarter 2007 earnings press release, issued this morning. The correction does not affect 2006 or 2007 reported financial results. Additional Financial Information The following table provides a summary of certain gains and charges that may be of intere... 
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01/25/08Bunge Limited Schedules 2007 Fiscal Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2007, on Thursday, February 7, 2008, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 7, 2008, to discuss the company's results. Earnings announcements for the first, second and third quarters of fiscal yea... 
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12/14/07Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per share of common stock. The dividend is payable on February 29, 2008 to shareholders of record on February 15, 2008. The company declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares. The dividend is payable on March 1, 20... 
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11/13/07Bunge Limited Announces Closing of Over-Allotment Option for Cumulative Mandatory Convertible Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that it has completed the sale and issuance today of 112,500 additional 5.125% cumulative mandatory convertible preference shares ($1,000 liquidation preference per share) pursuant to the over-allotment option granted to the underwriter in connection with Bunge's previously announced public offering that closed on November 7, 2007. As a result of the exercise in full of the over-allotment optio... 
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11/08/07Bunge Limited to Address Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Jacqualyn Fouse will address the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer & Retail Conference in New York City on Tuesday, November 13, 2007, at 11:35 a.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site (www.Bunge.com) and select the "News and Information" link at... 
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11/01/07Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Cumulative Mandatory Convertible Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it has priced a public offering of $750 million of its 5.125% cumulative mandatory convertible preference shares with a liquidation preference of $1,000 per share. The annual dividend on each mandatory convertible preference share will be $51.25 and will be payable quarterly, when, as and if declared by Bunge's board of directors, on March 1, June 1, September 1 and December 1 of each ye... 
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10/31/07Bunge Limited Announces Public Offering of Cumulative Mandatory Convertible Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it plans to make a public offering of cumulative mandatory convertible preference shares. The offering will be made pursuant to a registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The gross proceeds from the offering, before deducting commissions and expenses, are expected to be approximately $750.0 million. Bunge also intends to grant the underwriter a 30-day o... 
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10/25/07Bunge Reports Third Quarter Net Income of $351 Million
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Net income increased 108% when compared to the same quarter last year Agribusiness benefited from strong global market conditions Fertilizer achieved strong results on good farm economics and high international prices The Company is increasing its full year 2007 net income guidance by $60 million Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share da... 
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10/11/07Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 11, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2007, on Thursday, October 25, 2007, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 25, 2007 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 810-0924. If you are ... 
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10/02/07Bunge Limited Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.17 per common share. The dividend is payable on November 30, 2007 to shareholders of record on November 16, 2007. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares. The dividend is payable on December 1, 200... 
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09/27/07Bunge Limited to Address Citigroup 'Ethanol on the Cob II' Biofuels Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Tim Gallagher, Executive Vice President, Bunge North America and Todd Bastean, Vice President & General Manager, Bunge North America Biofuels, will address the Citigroup "Ethanol on the Cob II" biofuels conference in New York City on Tuesday, October 2, 2007, at 10:45 a.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to t... 
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09/17/07Bunge to Acquire Santa Juliana Sugarcane Mill in Brazil
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Agroindustrial Santa Juliana, a sugarcane mill and ethanol production facility located in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil, from the Tenorio Group. The acquisition represents Bunge's first production asset in the sugar and sugar- based ethanol industry, and complements the company's existing global sugar marketing and trading business. "The a... 
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08/30/07Bunge Limited to Address Lehman Brothers Back-to-School Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Jacqualyn Fouse will address the Lehman Brothers Back-to-School Conference in Boston on Thursday, September 6, 2007, at 1:30 p.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site (www.Bunge.com) and select the "News and Information" link at the bottom left. ... 
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07/26/07Bunge Reports Second Quarter 2007 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) -- Net income increased $138 million, or $1.05 per share, compared to the same quarter last year -- Total segment operating profit increased $239 million from the same quarter last year on improved results in agribusiness and fertilizer -- The Company expects solid market conditions in agribusiness and fertilizer for the remainder of 2007 Financial Highlights (... 
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07/26/07Bunge and Sinograin to Build Joint Venture Soybean Processing Plant in Dongguan, China
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 26, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the establishment of a joint venture to build and operate a soybean processing plant in Dongguan, Guangdong Province, China, with Sinograin, the Chinese state-owned grain company. Bunge will hold a 65 percent interest in the plant, the company's first in southern China and fourth in the nation. The venture is subject to government approval. Construction of the plan... 
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07/05/07Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2007, on Thursday, July 26, 2007, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 26, 2007 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 810-0924. If you are located outside of the United St... 
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06/26/07Bunge Limited Announces Appointment of Jacqualyn A. Fouse as CFO
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Jacqualyn A. Fouse will join the company as Chief Financial Officer, effective July 23, 2007. Ms. Fouse joins Bunge from Alcon, Inc. (NYSE: ACL) where she has served as CFO since 2002. Drew Burke, who has served as interim CFO since April, will return full-time to his role as co-CEO of Bunge Global Agribusiness. "Jackie's international experience as CFO and treasurer of global com... 
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05/25/07Bunge Limited Announces Appointment of Controller
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Karen Roebuck has been appointed Controller, effective June 1, 2007. Ms. Roebuck replaces T.K. Chopra, who will assume the role of Director, Financial Compliance. In this capacity Mr. Chopra will work with Bunge's global operating companies in the areas of internal controls and financial reporting compliance. Ms. Roebuck has served as Controller, Bunge North America since 1998. Prior... 
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05/25/07Bunge Limited Increases Quarterly Dividend on Common Shares and Declares Dividend on Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 6.25% increase in the company's regular quarterly cash dividend, from $0.16 to $0.17 per common share. The dividend is payable on August 31, 2007, to shareholders of record on August 17, 2007. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative c... 
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05/25/07Bunge Shareholders Approve Proposals at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all proposals put before its annual general meeting of shareholders. Election of Directors Mr. Jorge Born, Jr., Mr. Bernard de La Tour d'Auvergne Lauraguais, Mr. William Engels and Mr. L. Patrick Lupo were elected as Class I directors. Mr. Octavio Caraballo was elected as a Class II director. The terms of Class I and II directors expire in 2010 and 2009, respectively. ... 
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05/22/07Bunge Limited and Office Cherifien des Phosphates to Form Joint Venture Fertilizer Company in Morocco
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) and Office Cherifien des Phosphates (OCP), today announced the formation of a 50/50 joint venture to produce fertilizers in Morocco. The company, Bunge Maroc Phosphore S/A, will expand overall production capacity in Morocco and serve as an additional source of phosphate-based raw materials and intermediate products for Bunge's fertilizer businesses in Brazil and Argentina. The companies will finance the ven... 
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05/14/07Bunge Limited to Address BMO Capital Markets Agriculture and Protein Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Alberto Weisser, Chairman and CEO, Bunge Limited, will address the BMO Capital Markets Agriculture and Protein Conference on Thursday, May 17, 2007 at 3:15 p.m. EDT. The presentation will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click on the "News and Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and Upcoming Events". Click... 
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04/30/07Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on May 25, 2007
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 25, 2007 at 10:00 a.m. at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting is March 30, 2007. The meeting will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. ... 
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04/26/07Bunge Reports First Quarter 2007 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent 3/31/07 3/31/06 Change Volumes (metric tons) 30.6 24.9 23 % Net sales $8,189 $5,625 46 % ... 
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04/20/07Bunge to Acquire Majority Interest in Tianjin, China, Soybean Processing Plant
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 20, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the establishment of a joint venture to operate a soybean processing plant in Tianjin, China, with Chia Tai (Tianjin), part of the Thailand-based Charoen Pokphand Group. Bunge will hold a majority interest in the venture and will manage operations at the plant, its third in China. Located near a modern port, the plant will supply the fast-growing livestock and feed ... 
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04/05/07Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2007, on Thursday, April 26, 2007, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 26, 2007 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial(800) 810-0924. If you are located outside of the Unite... 
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04/03/07Bunge Provides Update on First Quarter Performance; Reaffirms Guidance for Full Year 2007
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it expects first quarter 2007 results to be weaker than the same period last year and below the current analyst consensus estimate, primarily due to lower than expected agribusiness results. Net income for the quarter is expected to be near breakeven. Bunge reaffirms its net income guidance for the full year ending December 31, 2007 of $590 million to $610 million, which represents $4.... 
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03/19/07Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 19, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that Bunge N.A. Finance L.P., its wholly owned finance subsidiary, has priced a public offering of $250 million aggregate principal amount of 5.90% senior notes due 2017. The senior notes will be guaranteed by Bunge Limited. The offering was made pursuant to a registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The transaction is expected to... 
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02/27/07Bunge Limited Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per common share. The dividend is payable on May 31, 2007 to shareholders of record on May 17, 2007. The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares. The dividend is payable on June 1, 2007 to shareholder... 
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02/21/07Bunge Limited Executive Establishes Rule 10b5-1 Trading Plan
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a leading global agribusiness and food company, today announced that Archibald Gwathmey, co-CEO, Bunge Global Agribusiness, has established a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan to sell a portion of his holdings of Bunge common shares, including shares that he has the right to acquire under outstanding employee stock options, as part of a personal financial planning strategy for asset diversification and liquidity. T... 
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02/09/07Bunge Limited to Address Goldman Sachs Agricultural Biotech Forum
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Bill Wells, CFO, will address the Goldman Sachs Agricultural Biotech Forum in New York on Tuesday, February 13, 2007 at 11:05 a.m. EST. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click the "News and Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and Upcoming Events". Click the link for the "Goldman Sachs Ele... 
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02/08/07Bunge CFO to Leave April 1 and Join Loblaw Companies Ltd.
Bunge conducting search for new candidate; identifies interim CFO WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that William M. Wells, Chief Financial Officer, will be leaving to accept the position of CFO with Loblaw Companies Limited, Canada's largest food distributor and a leading national retailer. Mr. Wells' departure will become effective April 1, 2007. Bunge has initiated a search for a new CFO, and plans to consider both i... 
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02/08/07Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter 2006 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 08, 2007 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). * Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Year Ended Percent 12/31/06 12/31/05 Change 12/31/06 12/31/05 Change Volumes (metric tons) 28.7 29.4 (2)% 114.9 117.2 (2)% Net sales $7,683 $6,753 1... 
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01/18/07Bunge Limited Schedules 2006 Fiscal Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2006, on Thursday, February 8, 2007, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 8, 2007 to discuss the company's results. Earnings announcements for the first, second and third quarters of fiscal year... 
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12/12/06Bunge Limited Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Establishes Rule 10b5-1 Trading Plan
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that Alberto Weisser, its Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, has established a Rule 10b5-1 trading plan to exercise a portion of his employee stock options and sell the resulting common shares received from such stock option exercises as part of a personal financial planning strategy for asset diversification and liquidity. The trading... 
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12/12/06Larry Pillard to Join Board of Directors of Bunge Limited
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Larry G. Pillard will join its Board of Directors effective January 1, 2007. Mr. Pillard is executive chairman of the Tetra Laval Group and former chief executive officer of Tate & Lyle PLC. The appointment of Mr. Pillard will bring the membership of Bunge's board to 12. He will be an independent director and will serve on the Board's Corporate Governance and Nominations Committee and ... 
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12/07/06Bunge Limited Declares Quarterly Dividends on Common and Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per common share. The dividend is payable on February 28, 2007 to shareholders of record on February 14, 2007. The company also declared an initial quarterly cash dividend of $1.36771 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares. The dividend is payable on March 1... 
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11/30/06Bunge Limited Announces Exercise of Over-Allotment Option on Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov 30, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that the underwriter of its previously announced offering of $600 million of 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares ($100 liquidation preference per share) has exercised in full its over- allotment option to purchase 900,000 additional preference shares. The issuance of the additional preference shares closed today. As a result of the exercise of... 
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11/14/06Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Public Offering of Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it has priced a public offering of $600 million of its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares with a liquidation preference of $100 per share. Bunge expects the offering to close on or about November 20, 2006. Bunge has also granted the underwriter a 30-day option to purchase a maximum of $90 million in additional cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares to... 
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11/13/06Bunge Limited Announces Public Offering of Cumulative Convertible Perpetual Preference Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it plans to make a public offering of cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares. The offering will be made pursuant to a registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The gross proceeds from the offering, before deducting commissions and expenses, are expected to be approximately $500.0 million. Bunge also intends to grant the underwriters a 30-day ... 
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10/26/06Bunge Reports Third Quarter 2006 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 26, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). * Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Nine Months Ended Percent 9/30/06 9/30/05 Change 9/30/06 9/30/05 Change Volumes (metric tons) 30.8 29.7 3% 86.2 87.8 (2)% Net sales $6,965 $6,248 11% $18... 
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10/18/06Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.16 per share. The dividend is payable on Thursday, November 30, 2006 to shareholders of record on Thursday, November 16, 2006. The company had 119,652,029 common shares outstanding on June 30, 2006. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (www.Bunge.com) is an integrated, global agribusiness and food ... 
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10/05/06Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2006, on Thursday, October 26, 2006, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 26 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 819-9193. If you are located outside of the United States, dial (913) 981-4911. Please dial in five ... 
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10/02/06Bunge to Invest in Biodiesel Plants in Spain
Barcelona, Spain – October 2, 2006 – Bunge Iberica, the Spanish operating arm of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), today announced the creation of a joint venture with renewable energy leader Acciona and other local partners to build two biodiesel plants in Spain. The proposed plants will be located adjacent to Bunge's newly constructed oilseed processing plants and vegetable oil refineries in Bilbao and Cartagena. Bunge will be a minority investor. As part of the joint venture, Bunge will supply t... 
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09/27/06Bunge Limited to Address Citigroup Ethanol on the Cob Biofuels Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that CFO Bill Wells will address the Citigroup Ethanol on the Cob Biofuels Conference in New York on Tuesday, October 3, 2006, at 10:30 a.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site (www.Bunge.com) and select the "News and Information" link at the bottom left. Select "Webcasts and Upcoming Events," and ... 
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08/31/06Bunge Limited to Address Prudential Back-to-School Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Bill Wells will address the Prudential Back-to-School Conference in Boston on Thursday, September 7, 2006, at 8:15 a.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site (www.Bunge.com) and select the "News and Information" link at the bottom left. Select "Webcasts... 
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07/27/06Bunge Reports Second Quarter 2006 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Six Months Ended Percent 6/30/06 6/30/05 Change 6/30/06 6/30/05 Change Volumes (metric tons) 30.5 31.6 (3)% 55.4 58.1 (5)% Net sales $5,980 $5,872 2 % $11,581 $11,323 2 % Tota... 
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07/20/06L. Patrick Lupo Joins Board of Directors of Bunge Limited
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that L. Patrick Lupo, former chairman and chief executive officer of DHL Worldwide Express (DHL), has joined its Board of Directors. The appointment of Mr. Lupo brings the membership of Bunge's board to 11. Mr. Lupo is an independent director and will serve on the Board's Compensation Committee and its Finance and Risk Policy Committee. Mr. Lupo held a variety of senior management posit... 
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07/13/06Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2006, on Thursday, July 27, 2006, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 27 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 818-5264. If you are located outside of the United States, dial (913) 981-4910. Please dial in five to 10 minu... 
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06/26/06Bunge Revises Guidance for Full Year 2006
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 26, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it is reducing its net income guidance for the full year ending December 31, 2006 to $425 million to $445 million, or $3.50 to $3.67 per share. Prior guidance was $495 million to $515 million, or $4.08 to $4.25 per share. In addition, the effective tax rate for the year is now expected to fall within a range of 8% to 12%. Previously, the effective tax rate was e... 
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05/26/06Bunge Shareholders Approve Resolutions at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all resolutions put before its annual shareholders meeting. Appointment of Directors Mr. Francis Coppinger and Mr. Alberto Weisser were elected as Class II directors. The terms of Class II directors expire in 2009. Other Business Shareholders also approved the following: 1. The appointment of Deloitte & Touche LLP as independent auditors for Bunge ... 
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05/25/06Bunge Limited Increases Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors has approved an increase in the company's quarterly cash dividend from $0.15 to $0.16 per share. The next dividend is payable on Thursday, August 31, 2006 to shareholders of record on Thursday, August 17, 2006. The company had 119,376,760 common shares outstanding on March 31, 2006. About Bunge Bunge Limited ... 
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05/16/06Bunge Limited to Webcast Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 16 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 26, 2006, at 10:00 a.m. EDT at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The meeting will be webcast live on www.Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click the "News and Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcasts and Upcoming Events." Click the link for the "2006 Annual General ... 
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05/11/06Bunge Limited to Address Harris Nesbitt Agriculture and Protein Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Bill Wells, CFO, Bunge Limited, and Carl Hausmann, President and CEO, Bunge North America, will address the Harris Nesbitt Agriculture and Protein Conference on Thursday, May 18, 2006 at 10:30 a.m. EDT. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, click the "News and Information" link on the Bunge homepage then select "Webcas... 
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04/27/06Bunge Reports First Quarter 2006 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). * Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) First Quarter Ended Percent 3/31/06 3/31/05 Change Volumes (metric tons) 24.9 26.5 (6)% Net sales $5,601 $5,451 3... 
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04/18/06Bunge Limited Announces Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 18, 2006 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX News Network/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 26, 2006 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting is March 31, 2006. Shareholders of re... 
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03/30/06Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2006, on Thursday, April 27, 2006, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 27 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (888) 202-2422. If you are located outside of the United States, dial (913) 981-5592. Please dial in five to 10 mi... 
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02/24/06Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share. The dividend is payable on Wednesday, May 31, 2006 to shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 17, 2006. The company had 119,184,696 common shares outstanding on December 31, 2005. About Bunge Bunge Limited (http://www.Bunge.com ) is an integrat... 
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02/09/06Bunge Reports Fourth Quarter 2005 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Year Ended Percent 12/31/05 12/31/04 Change 12/31/05 12/31/04 Change Volumes (metric tons) 29.8 26.9 11% 118.7 109.4 8% Net sales $6,726 $6,212 8% $24,275 $25,168 ... 
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01/11/06Bunge to Purchase Soybean Processing Plant in Nanjing, China
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced an agreement to purchase an integrated soybean crushing and refining plant in the port city of Nanjing, Jiangsu Province, China, from Dalian Huanong Group Ltd. The plant, Bunge's second in the country, will link the company directly to customers in the expanding soybean meal and oil markets in Jiangsu and Anhui provinces and other Yangtze River regions. Driven by rapid commercialization... 
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12/15/05Bunge Limited Schedules 2005 Fiscal Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter and fiscal year ended December 31, 2005, on Thursday, February 9, 2006, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 9, 2006 to discuss the company's results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 811-0667. If you are locat... 
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12/13/05Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share. The dividend is payable on Tuesday, February 28, 2006 to shareholders of record on Tuesday, February 14, 2006. The company had 111,544,120 common shares outstanding on September 30, 2005. About Bunge Bunge Limited (http://www.Bunge.com) is an in... 
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11/07/05Bunge Europe to Expand Rapeseed Crushing Capacity in Mannheim, Germany
GENEVA, Nov. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Europe today announced plans to increase the rapeseed crushing capacity of its plant in Mannheim, Germany. The company will adapt the facility's existing soybean crushing line to process both soybeans and rapeseeds. In addition, the total capacity of the facility will be increased to approximately 1.3 million metric tons. New rapeseed crushing capacity is expected to come online in the second quarter of 2006. The project will enhan... 
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10/27/05Bunge Reports Third Quarter 2005 Results
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). -- Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Nine Months Ended Percent 9/30/05 9/30/04 Change 9/30/05 9/30/04 Change Volumes (metric tons) 30.1 28.9 4 % 88.9 82.5 8 % Net sales $6,226 $6,560 (5)% $17,549 $18,956 ... 
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10/20/05Bunge Limited Finance Corp. Announces Redemption of Remaining 3-3/4% Convertible Notes Due 2022
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited Finance Corp., together with Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), today announced that it intends to redeem for cash the remaining outstanding 3-3/4% convertible notes due November 15, 2022 (the "Notes") on the redemption date of November 22, 2005. As of October 18, 2005, Notes in an aggregate principal amount of $242,114,000 were outstanding. As provided in the indenture governing the Notes, the redemption price is $1,015 for ... 
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10/11/05Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.15 per share. The dividend is payable on Wednesday, November 30, 2005 to shareholders of record on Wednesday, November 16, 2005. The company had 111,205,585 common shares outstanding on June 30, 2005. About Bunge Bunge Limited (www.Bunge.com) is an integrated... 
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10/04/05Bunge Announces European Biodiesel Joint Venture
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its European subsidiary, KBBV, and Diester Industrie received approval from the European Commission to create a joint venture specializing in the production and marketing of biodiesel (vegetable oil methyl ester). The new company will be called Diester Industrie International (DII). DII will group together Bunge and Diester Industrie's biodiesel assets in Europe, except those in France. D... 
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09/27/05Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2005, on Thursday, October 27, 2005, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 27, 2005 to discuss the company's third quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial 800-819-9193. If you are locate... 
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09/07/05Bunge Provides Updates on Second-Half 2005 Business Performance
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today will update the Prudential Back-to-School Conference on the company's performance in the second half of 2005: Weak operating conditions in the Brazilian fertilizer industry are expected to persist for the remainder of the year. ANDA, the Brazilian fertilizer association, now estimates that annual retail NPK fertilizer volumes will be 12 percent below 2004 levels. A stronger Brazi... 
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08/26/05Bunge Limited to Address Prudential Back-to-School Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug 26, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Bill Wells will address the Prudential Back-to-School Conference in Boston on Wednesday, September 7, 2005, at 3:45 p.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site ( http://www.Bunge.com ) and select the "News and Information" link at the bottom l... 
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07/28/05Bunge Reports Second Quarter 2005 Results
White Plains, N.Y., July 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Six Months Ended Percent 6/30/05 6/30/04 Change 6/30/05 6/30/04 Change Volumes (metric tons) 31.9 29.8 7% 58.8 53.6 10% Net sales $5,872 $6,657 (12)% $11,323 $12,396 (9)% ... 
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07/11/05Bunge Agrees to Purchase Soybean Processing Plant in China
WHITE PLAINS, NY — July 11, 2005 — Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has agreed to purchase a controlling interest in an integrated soybean crushing and refining plant in the port city of Rizhao, Shandong Province, China, from Sanwei Group Ltd. The plant, Bunge's first in the country, will link Bunge directly to customers in the expanding soybean meal and oil markets in the Shandong region. Sanwei will retain a minority interest in the newly created joint venture company. ... 
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07/06/05Bunge Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., July 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it has priced an offering pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, of $400 million aggregate principal amount of 5.10% senior notes due 2015. The senior notes will be issued by Bunge Limited's wholly owned subsidiary, Bunge Limited Finance Corp., and guaranteed by Bunge Limited. The transaction is expected to close on July 11, 2005. Bunge inte... 
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06/30/05Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2005, on Thursday, July 28, 2005, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 28, 2005, to discuss the company's second quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 811-7286. If you are located outside... 
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06/15/05Bunge Limited to Address Luncheon of The Consumer Analyst Group of New York (CAGNY)
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 15, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Alberto Weisser, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will address a luncheon of The Consumer Analyst Group of New York at 12.15pm, June 20th, 2005. The presentation will be webcast live on http://www.Bunge.com. The luncheon will take place at the Hotel Intercontinental-The Barclay at 111 East 48th Street, New York City. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to http://www.Bu... 
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05/27/05Bunge Shareholders Approve Resolutions at Annual General Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all resolutions put before its annual general meeting of shareholders. Election of Directors Mr. Ernest Bachrach, Mr. Enrique Boilini, Mr. Michael Bulkin and Mr. Paul Hatfield were re-elected as Class III directors. The terms of the Class III directors expire in 2008. Other Business Shareholders also approved the following: 1. The appointment of Deloitte... 
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05/26/05Bunge Increases Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend by 15 Percent to $0.15 Per Share
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors has approved a 15 percent increase in its regular quarterly cash dividend from $0.13 per share to $0.15 per share. The next quarterly dividend is payable August 29, 2005, to shareholders of record on August 15, 2005. The Company had 110,819,502 common shares outstanding on March 31, 2005. About Bunge Limited ... 
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05/20/05Bunge Limited to Webcast Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 27th, 2005, at 10:00 a.m. EDT at the Sofitel New York Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The presentation will be webcast live on http://www.bunge.com . Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to http://www.Bunge.com and click on 'News and Information' on the homepage. Click on the link 'Webcasts and Upcoming Ev... 
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04/28/05Bunge Reports Record First Quarter 2005 Net Income and EPS
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 28, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG): * Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) First Quarter Ended Percent 3/31/05 3/31/04 Change Volumes (metric tons) 26.9 23.8 13% Net sales $5,451 $5,739 (5)% Tota... 
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04/13/05Bunge Limited Announces Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 13 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 27, 2005 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The record date for determining shareholders entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting is March 31, 2005. Shareholders of record will be entitled to vote o... 
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03/30/05Bunge to Build Sunseed Crushing and Refining Plant in Russia
VORONEZH, Russia, March 30, 2005 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced plans to construct a sunseed crushing and refining plant in Voronezh, Russia for approximately US$70 million. It will be Bunge's first plant in the country. When completed in spring 2006, the facility will supply Bunge's consumer bottled oil business in Russia, which is primarily supplied by its facility in Ukraine. Bunge ... 
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03/15/05Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 15 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2005 on Thursday, April 28, 2005, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time on April 28, 2005 to discuss the company's first quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 818-5264, or, if located o... 
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02/25/05Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share. The dividend is payable on Tuesday, May 31, 2005 to shareholders of record on Tuesday, May 17, 2005. The company had 110,671,450 common shares outstanding on December 31, 2004. About Bunge Bunge Limited ( http://www.bunge.com ) is an integrated,... 
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02/08/05Bunge Reports Record Fiscal 2004 Net Income and EPS
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). * Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Fourth Quarter Ended Percent Year Ended Percent 12/31/04 12/31/03 Change 12/31/04 12/31/03 Change Volumes (metric tons) 26.8 26.9 (1)% 108.9 106.2 3% Net sales $6,212 $6,358 (2)% $25,168 $22,165 14% ... 
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12/22/04Bunge Limited Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2004 on Tuesday, February 8, 2005, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time on February 8, 2005 to discuss the company's fourth quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 289-0572 or, if loc... 
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12/14/04Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share. The dividend is payable on Monday, February 28, 2005 to shareholders of record on Monday, February 14, 2005. The company had 110,194,486 common shares outstanding on September 30, 2004. About Bunge Bunge Limited ( http://www.Bunge.com ) is an in... 
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12/14/04Bunge Announces 10-year Exclusive Throughput Agreement with Phu My Port in Vietnam
BA RIA VUNG TAU, VIETNAM — December 14, 2004 — Bunge Agribusiness Singapore Pte. Ltd., Bunge Limited's (NYSE: BG) primary operating subsidiary in Asia, today announced a 10-year exclusive throughput agreement with Phu My Port in Vietnam. The agreement enhances Bunge's position as the leading supplier of soybean meal to the growing Vietnamese animal feed and livestock industries. The agreement between Bunge Agribusiness Singapore Pte. Ltd. and Baria Serece Joint Venture Company, operator... 
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11/24/04Bunge Limited to Address Smith Barney Citigroup 15th Annual Chemical Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Bill Wells will address the Smith Barney Citigroup 15th Annual Chemical Conference in New York on Wednesday, December 8, 2004, at 9:15 a.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site (http://www.Bunge.com) and select the "News and Information" link at the bottom ... 
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11/10/04Bunge Limited Forms Alliance With Procter & Gamble and Peter Cremer to Produce and Sell Phytosterol Ingredients for Foods and Pharmaceuticals
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov 10, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the formation of an alliance with Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG) and Peter Cremer North America to produce and market cholesterol- reducing phytosterol ingredients for pharmaceuticals and foods. The alliance creates an efficient, integrated supply chain based on Bunge's raw material supply, P&G's marketing and sales expertise and Peter Cremer's manufacturing capabilities. Phyt... 
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10/29/04Bunge Purchases Ideal(TM) Brand Edible Oil Business in Russia
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that it has agreed to acquire the Ideal business of premium bottled oils for approximately $20 million from Molinos International, a subsidiary of Molinos Rio de la Plata. The acquisition encompasses exclusive rights to the Ideal brand in Russia and all Former Soviet Union (FSU) nations. The purchase of Ideal marks a significant additio... 
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10/28/04Bunge to Purchase Grain Terminal in Port of Rostov, Russia
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its European operating arm has agreed to acquire a grain terminal in the port of Rostov, Russia from ZAO Trade Port. The wholly owned facility will enhance Bunge's operations in Russia by serving as a strategic gateway for exports to the Black Sea and Mediterranean regions, as well as to the Middle East. Bunge's investment, including a ... 
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10/28/04Bunge Reports 2004 Third Quarter EPS Growth of 74%
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Nine Months Ended Percent 9/30/04 9/30/03 Change 9/30/04 9/30/03 Change Volumes (metric tons) 29.0 28.9 -- % 82.6 79.7 4 % Net sales $6,560 $5,784 13 % $18,956 $15,807 20 % ... 
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10/18/04Bunge Limited to Address Morgan Stanley Global Consumer Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Bill Wells will address the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer Conference in New York on Wednesday, November 3, 2004, at 12:00 noon. The presentation will be webcast live on http://www.Bunge.com. Please go to the Web site at least 15 minutes prior to the start of the presentation to download and install any necessary audio software. Webcast Informa... 
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10/15/04Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 15, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.13 per share. The dividend is payable on Tuesday, November 30, 2004 to shareholders of record on Tuesday, November 16, 2004. The Company had 110,194,486 common shares outstanding on September 30, 2004. About Bunge Bunge Limited (http://www.Bunge.c... 
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10/06/04DuPont, Bunge Introduce New Soybean Oil that Eliminates Trans Fats in Food; Low Linolenic Soybean Oil to be Marketed Under the NUTRIUM(TM) Brand
DES MOINES, Iowa, Oct. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) and DuPont (NYSE: DD) today announced a new soybean oil that enables food service providers and food processors to reduce or eliminate trans fatty acids in their products. The oil will be marketed as NUTRIUM(TM) Low Lin Soybean Oil. It will be the first product sold under the NUTRIUM(TM) brand, which was created as part of an alliance between Bunge and DuPont. NUTRIUM(TM) Low Lin comes from Pioneer(R)... 
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10/04/04Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 4 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2004 on Thursday, October 28, 2004, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. Eastern time on October 28, 2004 to discuss the company's third quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 810-0924 or, if loc... 
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09/28/04Bunge Completes Tender Offer for Minority Interest in Bunge Brasil
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) yesterday completed a tender offer for the outstanding ordinary and preferred shares of Bunge Brasil S.A., the holding company for Bunge's Brazilian operations. As a result of the tender offer, Bunge now owns 98.3 percent of Bunge Brasil, which will be automatically delisted from the Sao Paulo Stock Exchange (BOVESPA). Minority shareholders tendered 123,831,636 shares -- or 90 percent of the 137,565,296... 
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08/26/04Bunge Limited to Address Prudential 'Back-to-School' Conference
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Bill Wells will address the Prudential Back-to-School Conference in Boston on Thursday, September 9, 2004, at 4:30 p.m. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site (http://www.Bunge.com) and select the "News and Information" link at the bottom left. Select ... 
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07/29/04Bunge Reports Second Quarter 2004 Net Income of $112 Million
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jul 29, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Quarter Ended Percent Six Months Ended Percent 6/30/04 6/30/03 Change 6/30/04 6/30/03 Change Volumes (metric tons) 29.8 28.0 6 % 53.6 50.8 6 % Net sales $6,657 $5,181 28 % $12,396 $10,023 ... 
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06/17/04Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2004, on Thursday, July 29, 2004, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 29, 2004, to discuss the company's second quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 753-0420, or, if located outside of ... 
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05/28/04Bunge Shareholders Approve Resolutions at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 28 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all resolutions put before its annual shareholders meeting. Election of Directors Shareholders elected the four Class I directors nominated for re-election. The terms of the Class I directors expire in 2007. Other Business Shareholders approved Bunge Limited's Amended and Restated Non-Employee Directors' Equity Incentive Plan. Shareholders approved the ... 
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05/27/04Bunge Limited Announces Underwriters Exercise Option to Purchase Additional Common Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that the underwriters of its recent offering of 8,500,000 common shares have exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 1,275,000 common shares to cover over-allotments. Including the proceeds from the exercise of the over-allotment option, the net proceeds of the offering to Bunge will be approximately $330 million. Bunge announced on May 26, 2004 that the common shares would be of... 
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05/27/04Bunge Announces Underwriters Exercise Option to Purchase Additional Common Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that the underwriters of its recent offering of 8,500,000 common shares of Bunge Limited have exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 1,275,000 common shares to cover over-allotments. All shares are being offered by Bunge. The net proceeds of the offering to Bunge, including the shares purchased pursuant to the over-allotment option, will be approximately $330 million. Bunge anno... 
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05/27/04Bunge Increases Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend 18 Percent to $0.13 per share
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors has approved an 18 percent increase in its regular quarterly cash dividend from $0.11 per share to $0.13 per share. The next quarterly dividend is payable on Monday, August 30, 2004, to shareholders of record on Monday, August 16, 2004. The Company had 100,203,786 common shares outstanding on March 31, 2004. About... 
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05/26/04Bunge Limited Announces Pricing of Offering of Common Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today the pricing of its offering of 8,500,000 of its common shares at a price to the public of $35.20 per share. All shares are being offered by Bunge. The net proceeds of the offering to Bunge will be approximately $287 million. In addition, the underwriters have been granted an option to purchase a maximum of 1,275,000 additional shares to cover over- allotments, if any. Credit Suisse First Boston ... 
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05/21/04Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 28, 2004, at 10:00 a.m. EDT at the Sofitel New York Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The presentation will be webcast live on www.bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site and select "Upcoming Events" from the left navigation menu. Click the link for the "Bunge Limited Shareholde... 
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05/20/04Bunge Expands Turkey Operations With Inauguration of New Port Facilities in Derince
IZMIT BAY, Turkey, May 20, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced the inauguration of its port in Derince, a deepwater harbor located in Izmit Bay, Turkey. The port significantly enhances Bunge's position in the Turkish markets for soybean meal, soybeans and sunseeds. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040520/NYTH013 ) Izmit Bay is home to nearly one quarter of Turkey's populat... 
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05/17/04Bunge Joint Venture to Build Oilseed Crushing Plant in Ukraine
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its European operating arm, Bunge Europe, has entered into a 50-50 joint venture with Estron Corporation to build an oilseed crushing plant in the port of Ilyichevsk, Ukraine. The new plant is adjacent to the grain export terminal owned by Estron Corporation. The plant's projected crushing capacity is 600,000 tons per year, and it is e... 
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04/29/04Bunge Limited Approves a Primary Offering of Common Shares and the Buyback of Minorities in Bunge Brasil
WHITE PLAINS, NY, April 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to a proposed primary offering of common shares of Bunge. Through the proposed primary offering, Bunge Limited intends to offer 9.5 million common shares. Credit Suisse First Boston and Morgan Stanley will act as joint lead managers for the offering. The proposed offering is expected to close in late May 2004. Wi... 
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04/29/04Bunge Reports Record First Quarter 2004 Net Income
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Apr 29, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). - Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) First Quarter Ended Percent 3/31/04 3/31/03 Change Volumes (metric tons) 23.8 22.9 4% Net sales $5,739 $4,842 19% Total se... 
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04/07/04Bunge Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it has priced an offering pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 5.35% senior notes due 2014. The senior notes will be issued by Bunge's wholly owned subsidiary, Bunge Limited Finance Corp., and guaranteed by Bunge. Bunge intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to reduce outstanding ind... 
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03/19/04Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2004, on Thursday, April 29, 2004, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 29 to discuss the company's first quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 810-0924, or, if located outside of the ... 
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03/12/04Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend is payable on Tuesday, June 1, 2004, to shareholders of record on Monday, May 17, 2004. The Company had 99,908,318 common shares outstanding on December 31, 2003. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com) is an integrated, ... 
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03/11/04Bunge Limited Announces Annual General Meeting Of Shareholders and Sets Record Date
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 11 PRNewswire-FirstCall-- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 28, 2004 at 10:00 a.m. EDT at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The company has set March 29, 2004 as the record date for determining which shareholders are entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements of the meeting. Shareholders of record will b... 
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03/03/04Bunge Ranked Among 'America's Most Admired' Companies
- First Appearance in Annual Fortune Magazine Ranking - WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, has appeared for the first time in Fortune magazine's annual survey of "America's Most Admired Companies" for 2004. Bunge is ranked number eight in the Food Production industry category. Bunge received an overall ranking of 5.79 on the "America's Most Admired" list for the Food Produ... 
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03/02/04Bunge Subsidiary Signs Agreement to Purchase Kama Foods in Poland
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced that its European operating arm, Bunge Europe, has signed a preliminary agreement to acquire Polish edible oil and margarine producer Kama Foods from bankruptcy receivership, through EWICO, a limited liability company in Poland. Bunge Europe owns a 50 percent stake in EWICO, with the remaining shares owned by an individual investor. ... 
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02/03/04Bunge Limited Reports Record Fourth Quarter and Fiscal 2003 Net Income
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Feb 3, 2004 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG). Financial Highlights (In millions, except per share data and percentages) Fourth Quarter Ended Percent Year Ended Percent 12/31/03 12/31/02 Change 12/31/03 12/31/02 Change Volumes (metric tons) 27.6 26.5 4 % 107.0 85.8 25 % Net sales $6,358 $4,635 37 % $22,16... 
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01/02/04Bunge Limited Subsidiary Bunge North America Completes Sale of Bakery Business to Dawn Food Products
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) subsidiary Bunge North America successfully completed the sale of its U.S. bakery business to Dawn Food Products, Inc., on December 31, 2003. Cash proceeds from the transaction were approximately $82 million, including an adjustment for working capital. After transaction-related expenses, Bunge will recognize a gain on the sale of approximately $2 million, net of tax, or approximately $0.02 per fully dilut... 
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12/26/03Bunge Limited's Subsidiary Bunge Alimentos Announces Wheat Products Transaction With J. Macedo
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its subsidiary Bunge Alimentos S.A. has entered into a purchase and sale agreement with J. Macedo S.A., whereby Bunge Alimentos will purchase J. Macedo's wheat-based industrial, food service and bakery products businesses and Bunge Alimentos will sell its wheat-based consumer products business to J. Macedo. Bunge Alimentos will purchase J. Macedo's flour, bakery flour and bakery pre-mix bu... 
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12/19/03Bunge Limited Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec 19, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via Comtex/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2003, on Tuesday, February 3, 2004, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 3 to discuss the company's fourth quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 478-6251, or, if loca... 
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12/17/03Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend is payable on Friday, February 27, 2004, to shareholders of record on Friday, February 13, 2004. About Bunge Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com) is an integrated, global agribusiness and food company operating in the farm-to-consumer food chain with worldwide distribution capabilities and pr... 
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12/10/03Bunge Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 10 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that it has priced an offering pursuant to Rule 144A and Regulation S of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, of $500 million aggregate principal amount of 4.375% senior notes due 2008. The senior notes will be issued by Bunge's wholly owned subsidiary, Bunge Limited Finance Corp., and guaranteed by Bunge. Bunge intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to reduce outstanding ... 
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12/02/03Bunge Limited Subsidiary to Sell Bakery Business to Dawn Food Products
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its subsidiary Bunge North America has entered into a definitive asset purchase agreement to sell its bakery business to Dawn Food Products, Inc., of Jackson, Michigan. The sale includes the facilities that manufacture, market and sell mixes, frozen dough, syrups and toppings. The sale is expected to close by year-end, pending regulatory approval and customary closing conditions. Cas... 
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12/01/03Bunge Announces Executive Appointments
Bunge North America President and CEO John E. Klein to retire, to be succeeded by Carl Hausmann, Bunge Europe CEO; Jean-Louis Gourbin to join Bunge from the Danone Group as Bunge Europe CEO WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that John E. Klein, President and CEO of Bunge North America, will step down on December 31, 2003, after 28 years of distinguished service ... 
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11/05/03Bunge Addresses Morgan Stanley Global Consumer Conference, Reaffirms Fourth Quarter Guidance
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Nov. 5 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) Chairman and CEO Alberto Weisser and CFO Bill Wells today addressed the Morgan Stanley Global Consumer Conference in New York City. A replay of the presentation is available at the Bunge Web site (www.bunge.com). During the presentation, Mr. Wells reaffirmed Bunge's earnings guidance of $59 million to $69 million, or $0.58 to $0.68 per fully diluted share, for the fourth quarter, based on 100.9 million fu... 
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10/30/03Bunge Reports Third Quarter Net Income of $89 Million and Third Quarter Fully Diluted Earnings per Share of $0.88
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported third quarter 2003 net income of $89 million, or fully diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.88, compared to net income of $95 million, or fully diluted EPS of $0.95, in the third quarter of 2002. For the third quarter of 2003, compared to the same period last year: -- Volumes grew 35% to 29 million metric tons -- Net income decreased 6% to $89 million Robust earnings in Bunge's fe... 
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10/24/03Bunge Limited Announces Acquisition of Shares of Fosfertil
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Brazilian fertilizer subsidiary, Bunge Fertilizantes S.A., has acquired from Companhia Vale do Rio Doce (CVRD) 10.96% of the voting shares and 11.19% of the non-voting shares, representing in the aggregate 11.12% of the total outstanding share capital, of Fertilizantes Fosfatados S.A. (Fosfertil). As a result of the acquisition, Bunge Fertilizantes now owns 11% of the voting shares and... 
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10/15/03Bunge Limited Finance Corp. Extends Expiration Date For Exchange Offer for 5.875% Senior Notes Due 2013
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 15, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited Finance Corp. has announced that it is extending its offer to exchange up to U.S. $300,000,000 aggregate principal amount of its outstanding unregistered 5.875% Senior Notes due 2013 guaranteed by Bunge Limited (the "original notes") for a like principal amount of its 5.875% Senior Notes due 2013 guaranteed by Bunge Limited that have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended. The exchan... 
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10/08/03Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.11 per share. The dividend is payable on Monday, December 1, 2003, to shareholders of record on Friday, November 14, 2003. The Company had 99,871,048 common shares outstanding on September 30, 2003. About Bunge Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com) is an integrated, global agribusiness and food company operating in the ... 
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09/26/03Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2003, on Thursday, October 30, 2003, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on October 30 to discuss the company's third quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 478-6251, or, if located outsid... 
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09/22/03Bunge Announces Acquisition of the Soybean Crushing Business of India-based Prestige Foods Limited
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sept. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Indian subsidiary, Gee Pee Ceval Proteins and Investment Limited, acquired the India-based assets of Prestige Foods Limited. The assets acquired include an oilseed processing unit with an integrated vegetable oil refinery and packaging facility and production capacity of 150 tons per day of refined oil and 100 tons per day of vanaspati, a butter substitute used in India. This acqui... 
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09/16/03Bunge Revises Guidance for Third Quarter and Full Year 2003
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sep 16, 2003 -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it is reducing its projected net income for the quarter ending September 30, 2003, to $75 to $80 million, or $0.75 to $0.80 per share, and for the full year to $360 to $370 million, or $3.61 to $3.71 per share, based on 99.7 million shares outstanding. Bunge's prior guidance was $90 to $95 million, or $0.90 to $0.95 per share, for the third quarter, and $380 to $390 million, or $3.81 to $3.91 per share, for ... 
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07/29/03Bunge Reports Record Second Quarter Net Income
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jul 29, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported record second quarter 2003 net income of $182 million, or $1.83 per share, compared to net income of $50 million, or $0.50 per share, in the second quarter of 2002. The second quarter 2003 results included a gain of $111 million, or $1.11 per share, on the sale of Bunge's Brazilian soy ingredients operations to The Solae Company, its joint venture with DuPont. For the second quarter of... 
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07/15/03Bunge Increases Guidance for Second Quarter and Full Year 2003
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jul 15, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, is increasing its projected net income for the quarter ending June 30, 2003, to $178 to $183 million, or $1.79 to $1.84 per share, from a range of $166 to $171 million, or $1.67 to $1.72 per share based on 99.7 million shares outstanding. The second quarter's results include a gain of $111 million, or $1.11 per share, on the sale of its Braz... 
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06/20/03Bunge Signs Memorandum of Understanding to Acquire Indian Edible Oils Business of Hindustan Lever
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Hindustan Lever to acquire Hindustan Lever's edible oils and fats businesses based in Bangalore, India. Hindustan Lever is a 51% owned subsidiary of the Anglo Dutch multinational Unilever Plc. Hindustan Lever is India's market leader in branded hydrogenated vegetable fats marketed under the brand name "Dalda" and a market leader in bakery fa... 
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05/30/03Bunge Increases Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.11 per Share
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 30 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors increased its regular quarterly cash dividend to $0.11 per share. The prior regular quarterly cash dividend was $0.10 per share. The dividend is payable on Friday, August 29, 2003, to shareholders of record on Friday, August 15, 2003. Bunge Limited had 99,609,117 common shares outstanding on March 31, 2003. About Bunge Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com) is an integrat... 
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05/30/03Bunge Shareholders Approve Resolutions at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 30, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) shareholders today approved all resolutions put before its annual shareholders meeting. Appointment of Directors Mr. Francis Coppinger, Mr. Carlos Braun Saint and Mr. Alberto Weisser were re-elected as Class II directors. The terms of Class II directors expire in 2006. Other Business Shareholders approved an increase in the number of shares available under the company's equity... 
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05/29/03Bunge Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 29, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended June 30, 2003, on Tuesday, July 29, 2003, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 29 to discuss the company's second quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 406-5345, or, if located outside... 
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05/22/03Bunge Limited to Hold Annual General Meeting of Shareholders
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 30, 2003, at 10:00 a.m. EDT at the Sofitel New York Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The presentation will be webcast live on Bunge.com. Webcast Information To access the webcast, go to the Bunge Web site and select 'Upcoming Events' from the left navigation menu. Click the link for the 'Bunge Limited Annual Meeting... 
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05/05/03Bunge Raises Second Quarter and Full-Year 2003 Earnings Guidance
Completes Sale of Its Brazilian Ingredients Operations to The Solae Company WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 5, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced the sale of its Brazilian ingredients operations to The Solae Company, its joint venture with DuPont, for $256 million in cash. On April 2, 2003, Bunge announced the signing of definitive agreements with DuPont to form The Solae Company, and both DuPont and Bunge completed their initial contribution of oper... 
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04/29/03Bunge Reports Record First Quarter Net Income; EPS increases to $0.40 per share
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Apr 29, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported record first quarter 2003 net income of $40 million, or $0.40 per share, compared to net income of $13 million, or $0.15 per share, in the same quarter of 2002.(1) For the first quarter of 2003, compared to the same period last year: Volumes grew 57% to 22.8 million metric tons Gross profit increased 46% to $268 million Income from operations rose 74% to ... 
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04/07/03Bunge Increases Guidance for First Quarter Net Income
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 7 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, increased its projected net income for the quarter ending March 31, 2003, to $30 to $35 million, or $0.30 to $0.35 per share, from $25 to $30 million, or $0.25 to $0.30 per share. In the first quarter of 2002, Bunge earned net income of $13 million, or $0.15 per share.(1) Bill Wells, Chief Financial Officer, stated: "We are experiencing strong performanc... 
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03/31/03Bunge Limited Files Fiscal Year 2002 Annual Report on Form 20-F
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Mar 31, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today announced the filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) of its annual report for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2002. The filing, on Form 20-F, includes Bunge's consolidated financial statements for 2002 and a review of operating results and financial condition. The information can be accessed via Bunge's Web site (ww... 
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03/17/03Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Mar 17, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share. The dividend is payable on Friday, May 30, 2003 to shareholders of record on Thursday, May 15, 2003. Bunge Limited had 99,332,233 common shares outstanding on December 31, 2002. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com) is a global, integrated, agribusiness and food company op... 
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03/17/03Bunge Limited Announces Annual General Meeting of Shareholders And Sets Record Date
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Mar 17, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) will hold its Annual General Meeting of Shareholders on Friday, May 30, 2003 at 10:00 a.m. EDT at the Sofitel Hotel, 45 West 44th Street, New York, New York. The company has set April 4, 2003 as the record date for determining which shareholders are entitled to notice of, and to vote at, the Annual General Meeting and at any subsequent adjournments or postponements. Shareholders of record will be... 
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03/14/03Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Mar 14, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2003 on Tuesday, April 29, 2003, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 29 to discuss the company's first quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (913) 981-5571, or, if located outside ... 
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02/25/03Bunge Limited Reports Record Results for Fiscal 2002
2002 Net Income Increased 90% Fourth Quarter Earnings Per Share Increased 69% to $.98 WHITE PLAINS, Feb 25, 2003 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported record volumes, gross profit, income from operations and net income for fiscal year 2002. 2002 net income was $255 million, or $2.66 per share, representing an increase of $.79 per share over net income of $134 million, or $1.87 per share, in 2001. For the year ended December 31, 2002 compared to 2001... 
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01/14/03Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.10 per share. The dividend is payable on Friday, February 28, 2003 to shareholders of record on Friday, February 14, 2003. Bunge Limited had 99,332,233 common shares outstanding on December 31, 2002. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (http://www.bunge.com) is an integrated, international agr... 
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01/06/03DuPont and Bunge Announce Global Alliance, Including Joint Venture to Produce and Market Specialty Food Ingredients
WILMINGTON, Del. and WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DuPont and Bunge Limited today announced that they intend to form an alliance to significantly grow their agriculture and nutrition businesses. The alliance will include: a joint venture for the global production and distribution of specialty food ingredients, beginning with soy proteins and lecithins; a biotechnology agreement to jointly develop and commercialize soybeans wi... 
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12/20/02Bunge Limited Schedules Fourth Quarter and 2002 Year-end Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 20 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended December 31, 2002 on Tuesday, February 25, 2003, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on February 25 to discuss the company's fourth quarter and 2002 year-end results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (913... 
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12/12/02Bunge Limited Forecasts Increased Fourth Quarter Net Income and Positive Outlook for 2003
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Dec. 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today projected that net income for the quarter ending December 31, 2002 would be between $80 to $90 million, or $0.81 to $0.91 per share, reflecting an increase from its prior net income projection of $55 to $60 million, or $0.55 $0.60 per share, provided on October 21, 2002. In the fourth quarter of 2001 Bunge earned net income of $4... 
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10/21/02Bunge Limited Reports Record Third Quarter Earnings Per Share
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct. 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported third quarter 2002 net income of $95 million, or $.96 per share based on a weighted average number of shares of 99,250,814, which represents a 26% increase in earnings per share over net income of $57 million, or $.76 per share based on a weighted average number of shares of 75,221,060, in the same quarter of 2001. For the third quarter of 2002, compared to the same period last year: Gro... 
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10/01/02Bunge Limited Increases Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend to $0.10 per Share
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. , Oct 1, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors increased its regular quarterly cash dividend to $0.10 per share. The prior regular quarterly cash dividend was $0.095 per share. The dividend is payable on Friday, November 29, 2002 to shareholders of record on Friday, November 15, 2002. Bunge Limited had 99,249,899 common shares outstanding on June 30, 2002. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (http://... 
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09/23/02Bunge Limited Forecasts Increased Third Quarter Net Income
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sep 23, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today projected that net income for the quarter ending September 30, 2002 would be between $80 to $85 million, or $0.81 to $0.86 per share, reflecting an increase from its prior net income projection of $65 to $70 million, or $0.65 to $0.71 per share, provided on July 22, 2002. In the third quarter of 2001 Bunge earned net income of $57 mil... 
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09/17/02Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Sep 17, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended September 30, 2002 on Monday, October 21, 2002, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 21 to discuss the company's third quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 406-5345, or, if located o... 
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08/08/02Bunge Limited Acquisition of Cereol Receives Early Termination of Hart-Scott-Rodino Waiting Period
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug. 8 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) today announced that it has been notified that it has received early termination of the waiting period under the Hart-Scott-Rodino Antitrust Improvements Act of 1976 relating to its proposed acquisition of an approximately 55% controlling stake in Cereol S.A. (FP: COL). Bunge signed a definitive agreement to acquire an approximately 55% controlling stake in Cereol S.A., a leading oilseed processor... 
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08/05/02Bunge Earns Top Honors for First Public Annual Report
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Aug 5, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its first annual report as a public company recently earned several top awards from two major organizations that recognize excellence in annual report production. Bunge won a Platinum Award for Overall Publication in the Annual Report Competition, sponsored by the League of American Communications Professionals (LACP). The company also earned a Silver Award in the Overall Report... 
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07/29/02Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jul 29, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.095 per share. The dividend is payable on Friday, August 30, 2002 to shareholders of record on Thursday, August 15, 2002. Bunge Limited had 99,249,899 common shares outstanding on June 30, 2002. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (http://www.bunge.com) is an integrated, global agribusiness and food compan... 
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07/22/02Bunge Limited Reports Increase in Second Quarter Net Income, Expects Record 2002 Profits
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jul 22, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported record second quarter 2002 net income of $50 million, or $.50 per share based on a weighted average number of shares of 99,249,886, representing a 117% increase over net income of $23 million, or $.36 per share based on a weighted average number of shares of 64,380,000, in the same quarter of 2001. For the second quarter of 2002, compared to the same period last year: * Vol... 
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06/21/02Bunge Limited Forecasts Increased Second Quarter Net Income
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jun 21, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, today projected that net income for the quarter ending June 30, 2002 would be between $35 to $40 million, or $0.35 to $0.40 per share, reflecting an increase from its prior net income projection of $25 to $30 million, or $0.25 to $0.30 per share, which was provided in the announcement of first quarter earnings on April 22, 2002. In the sec... 
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06/17/02Bunge Limited Schedules Second Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jun 17, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2002 on Monday, July 22, 2002, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on July 22 to discuss the Company's second quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 289-0528, or, if located outs... 
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05/31/02Bunge Limited Shareholders Approve Resolutions at Annual Meeting
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., May 31 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited shareholders today approved all resolutions put before its annual shareholders meeting. Appointment of Directors Mr. Ernest G. Bachrach, Mr. Enrique Boilini and Mr. Michael H. Bulkin were re-elected as Class III directors. Mr. Paul H. Hatfield was newly elected as a Class III director. He will replace Mr. Ludwig Schmitt-Rhaden, who is retiring. The terms of Class III directors expire in 2005. ... 
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04/26/02Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Apr 26, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.095 per share. The dividend is payable on Thursday, May 30, 2002 to shareholders of record on Wednesday, May 15, 2002. Bunge Limited had 99,248,733 common shares outstanding on March 31, 2002. About Bunge Limited Bunge Limited (http://www.bunge.com ) is an integrated, global agribusiness and food company... 
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04/22/02Bunge Limited Reports 267% Increase in First Quarter Net Income
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., April 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported record first quarter 2002 net income of $22 million, or $.26 per share, representing a 267% increase over net income of $6 million, or $.09 per share, in the same quarter of 2001. For the first quarter of 2002, compared to the same period last year: Volumes grew 6% to 14.6 million metric tons Gross profit increased 18% to $184 million Financial cost... 
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03/28/02Bunge Limited Schedules First Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Mar 28, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2002 on Monday, April 22, 2002, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on April 22 to discuss the company's first quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 289-0528, or, if located outside o... 
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03/25/02Bunge Limited Completes Offering of Common Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 25 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited announced today that it completed its offering of 16.1 million common shares, and that its lead underwriters exercised the overallotment option for an additional 2.35 million common shares. The offering was priced at $19 per share and raised approximately $291.9 million in net proceeds for Bunge after expenses. Bunge will use the offering proceeds to buy back shares from minority shareholders of certain Brazilian subsidiar... 
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03/12/02Bunge Limited Offering of Common Shares Priced at $19 per Share
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 12 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited announced today that its offering of 16.1 million common shares was priced at $19 per share. Certain selling shareholders are also participating in the offering. Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse First Boston led the offering, which was co-managed by Credit Lyonnais Securities (USA) Inc., Deutsche Banc Alex. Brown, Merrill Lynch & Co., Prudential Securities and Salomon Smith Barney. For copi... 
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01/24/02Bunge Limited Files a Registration Statement Relating to a Primary Offering of Common Shares
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01/22/02Bunge Limited Reports Record Results For Fiscal 2001
Net Income Increases $122 Million Fourth Quarter Net Income Increases $38 Million WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported record volumes, gross profit, income from operations and net income for fiscal year 2001. The 2001 net income was $134 million, or $1.87 per share, representing an increase of $1.68 per share over the net income of $12 million, or $0.19 per share in 2000(1). ... 
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01/18/02Bunge Limited Approves Primary Offering of Common Shares
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/-- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced today that its board of directors has approved a primary offering of common shares. The offering is expected to be completed in February 2002. Bunge also expects that certain selling shareholders will participate in the offering. A registration statement relating to this offering has not yet been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. This press release shall not constitute an offer to se... 
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01/18/02Bunge Limited Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 18 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.095 cents per share. The dividend is payable on Friday, February 22, 2002 to shareholders of record on Friday, February 8, 2002. Bunge Limited had 83,155,100 common shares outstanding on December 31, 2001. In determining Bunge's financial eligibility requirements for the listing of its common shares on the New York Stock Ex... 
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01/11/02Bunge Limited Schedules Fourth Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Jan. 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2001 on Tuesday, January 22, 2002, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EST on January 22 to discuss the Company's fourth quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 289-0518, or, if located outside ... 
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10/22/01Bunge Limited Reports Record Third Quarter Results; Net Income Increases 235%
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 22, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE)-- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) reported record third quarter volumes, gross profit, income from operations and net income for the quarter ending September 30, 2001. Third quarter net income was $57 million, or $0.76 per share, representing a 235% increase over net income of $17 million, or $0.26 per share, in 2000. For the third quarter of 2001, compared to the same period last year: Volumes grew 31% to 21.7 million metric tons ... 
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10/22/01Bunge Limited Declares First Quarterly Cash Dividend
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., Oct 22, 2001 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG) announced that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly cash dividend of $0.095 per share. The dividend is payable on Thursday, November 29, 2001 to shareholders of record on Thursday, November 15, 2001. This is Bunge's first dividend since its August 1, 2001 initial public offering. The Company had 83,155,100 common shares outstanding on September 30, 2001. About Bunge Bunge Limited is an inte... 
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10/11/01Bunge Limited Schedules Third Quarter Earnings Release and Conference Call
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 11, 2001-- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), an integrated, global agribusiness and food company, will announce its results for the third quarter ended September 30, 2001 on Monday, October 22, 2001, prior to the market opening. Bunge Limited's management will host a conference call at 10:00 a.m. EDT on October 22 to discuss the Company's third quarter results. To listen to the conference call, please dial (800) 289-0544, or, if... 
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08/02/01Bunge Ltd. Stock Begins Trading on NYSE
WHITE PLAINS, NY - August 2, 2001 - Trading of the common shares of Bunge Ltd. commenced today on the New York Stock Exchange under ticker symbol BG. On August 1, Bunge Ltd. announced that the 17.6 million share initial public offering was priced at $16 per share. The company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay short-term debt under its commercial paper program. Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse First Boston led the offering, which was co-managed by Deu... 
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08/01/01Bunge Ltd. Initial Public Offering Priced at $16 per Share
WHITE PLAINS, NY - August 1, 2001 - Bunge Ltd. today announced that its initial public offering of 17.6 million common shares was priced at $16 per share. Trading of the shares is scheduled to begin tomorrow on the New York Stock Exchange under the ticker symbol BG. The company intends to use the net proceeds from the offering to repay short-term debt under its commercial paper program. Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse First Boston led the offering, which was co-managed by ... 
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07/13/01Bunge Ltd. Files Registration for Initial Public Offering
WHITE PLAINS, NY - July 13, 2001 - Bunge Ltd. ("Bunge") today announced that it has filed a registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission relating to the proposed initial public offering of 17,600,000 of its common shares. The initial public offering price is estimated to be between $16 and $18 per share. This offering is being lead-managed by Morgan Stanley and Credit Suisse First Boston and co-managed by Deutsche Banc Alex Brown, Merrill Lynch & Co., Pruden... 
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02/02/01Bunge Raises US$170 Million in a Preferred Offering
White Plains, NY - February 2, 2001 - Bunge International Limited announced the placement of US$170 million of preferred stock with private investors. Salomon Smith Barney, Inc. was sole placement agent on the transaction, which was completed in December. "This issue of preferred stock represents a significant step in Bunge's plan to increase its access to long-term capital markets," said William Wells, CFO of Bunge. "It enables the group to strengthen its debt-equity ratio and incr... 
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