Cargill’s ocean transportation business is a major global charterer of ships and transports over 220 million metric tonnes of dry bulk commodities each year, spanning the agricultural, industrial and energy sectors for Cargill product lines and third party customers. The business is headquartered in Geneva with offices in Amsterdam, New Jersey, Singapore, Shanghai and Tokyo. Its global team of 250 experts has a unique blend of experience across shipping, commodities and risk management and offers its customers a number of ocean freight solutions across all dry market segments and tankers. The business has a strong commitment to corporate responsibility and demonstrates this by focusing on raising health, safety and quality standards across the industry as well as working with partners in the area of environmental stewardship to address key issues surrounding climate change. Cargill ocean transportation is a part-owner of leading ship vetting specialist RightShip, is a member of the Trident Alliance to enforce the 0.5% Global Sulphur Cap, and has been a long-term supporter of the Sailor’s Society.
Cargill is an international producer and marketer of food, agricultural, financial and industrial products and services. Founded in 1865, the privately held company employs over 150,000 people in 70 countries who are committed to feeding the world in a responsible way, reducing environmental impact and improving the communities where they live and work. Together with farmers, customers, governments and communities, Cargill helps people thrive by applying its insights and 150 years of experience.