Bunge Limited Declares Dividends on Common and Preference Shares

Mar 03, 2011, 16:22 ET from Bunge Limited

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., March 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bunge Limited (NYSE: BG), a global agribusiness and food company, has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.23 per common share. The dividend is payable on June 2, 2011 to shareholders of record on May 19, 2011.

The company also declared a quarterly cash dividend of $1.21875 per share on its 4.875% cumulative convertible perpetual preference shares, payable on June 1, 2011 to shareholders of record on May 15, 2011.

About Bunge Limited

Bunge Limited (www.bunge.com, NYSE: BG) is a leading global agribusiness and food company with approximately 32,000 employees in more than 30 countries.  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.

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