COFCO Head of Grains Leaves Trading Firm
Paul Bateson has held the position since 2018
Paul Bateson, head of grains at COFCO International since 2018, has left the the Chinese-owned trading firm, market sources said on Thursday, reports Reuters.
Bateson worked for Bunge and Nidera, also international grain merchants, before joining COFCO International.
COFCO International, controlled by Chinese state-owned food group COFCO, was established in 2017 following the acquisitions of Nidera and Noble Agri, another agricultural commodity trader.