In terms of Quality Assurance, presently Bunge Argentina has obtained the following certifications:

  • International certification in Food Safety System known as GMP-B2 and GMP-B3, which apply to all its Industrial Plants, Ports and Business Offices. This System involves the application of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and Hazard Analysis and Controlling Critical Points (HACCP). Through this System, Bunge Argentina S.A. undertakes the responsibility of becoming a significant additional link within the food chain based on its commitment with the motto "FEED FOR FOOD".
  • Quality Assurance Management System ISO 9001:20008 for its Oilseed Crushing Plants and Terminal Ports, Oil Refinery and Soybean Lecithin Production Plants. This System ISO 9001 has also been developed from the perspective of Food Safety.
  • HACCP (Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Points) for Refined Vegetable Oil Production plants. With this certification, Bunge Argentina undertakes a strong commitment with quality and harmlessness of the products bound to direct human consumption.

Exportations for all its products are done under conditions set forth by GAFTA (The Grain and Feed Trade Association) and FOSFA -CIARA (Federation of Oils, Seeds and Fats Associations Ltd.) Regulations. These organizations rule out worldwide grain, seeds and industrialized manufacturing trading through model contracts, and taking into account specifications and regulations for each specific product. In addition, Bunge directs its efforts to seek a Differentiated Quality and Consistency, to meet the requirements of the several markets. As an example thereof, Bunge Puerto General San Martín and Ramallo Industrial Complexes obtained during 2009 and 2010 respectively, the Australian Health Authority qualification: AQIS (Australian Quarantine and Inspection Services) to export soybean byproducts to this market, by complying with the most demanding health food safety standards.

Finally, it is worthy to mention that all products manufactured and/or marketed by Bunge Argentina S.A. comply with Kosher and Halal requirements, among others.

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