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Bunge names CFO and VP of Grain for North America

              Bunge names CFO and VP of Grain for North America

PR Newswire

ST. LOUIS, Jan. 7, 2014

ST. LOUIS, Jan.7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --Bunge North America, the North
American operating arm of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), announced that it has
promoted George Allard to vice president and chief financial officer. Allard
replaces Todd Bastean who was promoted to chief executive officer for Bunge
North America effective June 1, 2013. In addition, Matt Gibson joined Bunge
North America as vice president and general manager of its grain operations.

Allard joined Bunge in 2004 as treasurer of Bunge North America. He then
served as chief financial officer for the company's Canadian operations and
for Bunge Latin America before returning to Bunge North America where he
served as head of North America's milling operations before moving to his most
recent role as vice president and general manager of North America's oils
business.

"George's experience leading key business units along with his financial
background provide the right skills for this position and we look forward to
his continued leadership," said Todd Bastean, president and CEO, Bunge North
America. "We are also pleased to have Matt join our team. He is a
well-respected leader in the industry who brings to Bunge a successful track
record in facility and trading management."

Gibson joined Bunge from Gavilon where he most recently served as regional
vice president of its northern grain group. He has more than 18 years of
experience in the industry having been responsible for trading and operational
management. Gibson began his career as a merchandiser trainee for Continental
Grain in 1995 and also worked for the ConAgra Trade Group which became a part
of Gavilon.

About Bunge North America
Bunge North America (www.bungenorthamerica.com), the North American operating
arm of Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), is a vertically integrated food and feed
ingredient company, supplying raw and processed agricultural commodities and
specialized food ingredients to a wide range of customers in the livestock,
poultry, food processor, foodservice and bakery industries. With headquarters
in St. Louis, Missouri, Bunge North America and its subsidiaries operate grain
elevators, oilseed processing plants, edible oil refineries and packaging
facilities, and mills in the U.S., Canada and Mexico.

About Bunge Limited
Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and
food company operating in approximately 40 countries with over 35,000
employees. Bunge buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to
serve customers worldwide; processes oilseeds to make protein meal for animal
feed and edible oil products for commercial customers and consumers; produces
sugar and ethanol from sugarcane; mills wheat and corn to make ingredients
used by food companies; and sells fertilizer in North and South America.
Founded in 1818, the company is headquartered in White Plains, New York.

Cautionary Statement Concerning Forward-Looking Statements
This press release contains both historical and forward-looking statements.
All statements, other than statements of historical fact are, or may be deemed
to be, forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the
Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange
Act of 1934, as amended. These forward-looking statements are not based on
historical facts, but rather reflect our current expectations and projections
about our future results, performance, prospects and opportunities. We have
tried to identify these forward-looking statements by using words including
"may," "will," "should," "could," "expect," "anticipate," "believe," "plan,"
"intend," "estimate," "continue" and similar expressions. These
forward-looking statements are subject to a number of risks, uncertainties and
other factors that could cause our actual results, performance, prospects or
opportunities to differ materially from those expressed in, or implied by,
these forward-looking statements. The following important factors, among
others, could affect our business and financial performance: industry
conditions, including fluctuations in supply, demand and prices for
agricultural commodities and other raw materials and products used in our
business; fluctuations in energy and freight costs and competitive
developments in our industries; the effects of weather conditions and the
outbreak of crop and animal disease on our business; global and regional
agricultural, economic, financial and commodities market, political, social
and health conditions; the outcome of pending regulatory and legal
proceedings; our ability to complete, integrate and benefit from acquisitions,
dispositions, joint ventures and strategic alliances; our ability to achieve
the efficiencies, savings and other benefits anticipated from our cost
reduction, margin improvement and other business optimization initiatives;
changes in government policies, laws and regulations affecting our business,
including agricultural and trade policies, tax regulations and biofuels
legislation; and other factors affecting our business generally. The
forward-looking statements included in this release are made only as of the
date of this release, and except as otherwise required by federal securities
law, we do not have any obligation to publicly update or revise any
forward-looking statements to reflect subsequent events or circumstances.

SOURCE Bunge North America

Website: http://www.bungenorthamerica.com
Website: http://www.bunge.com
Contact: Public Affairs, Telephone: (314) 292-2000, Fax: (314) 292-2521
 
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