Bunge Partners With Two Leading Agribusiness Firms To Build Export Grain Terminal in the Pacific Northwest
The terminal will be capable of handling grain, oilseeds and protein meals. It features a rail loop track unloading system capable of holding four 110-car unit trains at any given time. The facility will include a highly efficient shuttle train unloading system as well as the capability to unload barges from the Columbia River. When it is fully operational, the facility will be able to handle more than eight million metric tons annually.
"The Pacific Northwest is already the second largest export corridor in
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Construction will begin this month with the facility accepting product for the Fall 2011 harvest.
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Bunge Limited (www.Bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company founded in 1818 and headquartered in
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