General Manager, COFCO Agri Ukraine
Since 1996, Vladimir has worked in such companies as Interagro and Cargill. In 2008, he became the head of the trading department in Noble Agri, in 2013 – General manager of Noble Agri. Later the company was renamed COFCO Agri Resources Ukraine.
The Ukrainian group of companies COFCO Agri is a part of the Chinese grain corporation COFCO INTL, one of the largest producers, processors, and traders of agricultural products.
Within COFCO International group of companies, the Ukrainian branch activities are aimed at providing a full range of agricultural products from the commodity producer to the end user in China, Asian and the Middle East countries, Africa and Europe.
Also, COFCO Agri Ukraine works in the field of river navigation development and actively invests in the logistics infrastructure enhancement. In 2014, the company acquired the Danube Shipping and Stevedoring Company, where the construction of a grain terminal with a storage capacity of 127,000 tons was completed on the basis of the wharfs No. 1 and No. 2 of the Nikolaev Commercial Sea Port. The annual trans-shipment capacity is 2.5 million tons. Another project of COFCO Agri Ukraine was the added loading of vessels in the roadstead.
National Agrarian University graduate, Foreign Economic Activities specialty, Ph.D. in Economics.