Greg Morhun from Bunge Canada & Rakesh Gupta, MD - Canadian Agro India Pvt Ltd in the presence of Padmashree Chef Imtiaz Qureshi, Chef Abhijit Shah and Rob McCubbing, Counsellor, and Head of Trade Program for North India on behalf of the High commissioner of Canada .
The function was attended by diplomats, trade and renowned food experts and chefs. An Entertainment programme was performed by artist from Egypt and his moves were applauded by all the guests. The Counsellor Trade of Canada spoke about the strong India-Canada Relations and complimented on this venture for providing quality healthy cooking oil from Canada to the Indian consumers.
Rakesh Gupta, MD – Canadian Agro India Pvt Ltd said, “We have more than 100 sales staff across country, and in the first quarter we have estimated to trade 500 tons of oil to both the B2C & B2B market, and we aim to be obtainable in more than 1 million retail outlets in addition to modern trade across India”.
Greg Morhun, Vice President-Export Sales of Bunge Canada also emphasized the co-operation between the two companies and pledged his company's whole-hearted support for establishing the markets in India.
A new milestone was created where Canadian Agro India Pvt Ltd announced their Corporate Social responsibility in the beginning of its venture by signing an agreement with Rotary International District 3141 for contributing towards the pediatric heart surgeries for underprivileged children.