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Bunge Reports 4Q Loss
Thu Feb 7, 2013 07:11 AM CST

(Dow Jones) -- Bunge Ltd. swung to a fourth-quarter loss, weighed down by a handful of sizeable charges, as the company also said the head of its North American operations will become its new chief executive when Alberto Weisser retires in June.

The company buys, sells, stores and transports oilseeds and grains to customers worldwide. It processes seeds for protein meal for animal feed and oil products for consumers.

Mr. Weisser said he will retire effective June 1, with Soren Schroder, currently CEO of Bunge North America, to success him. Mr. Schroder is expected to become a director before June ...

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