NEW FUNDING PARTNER FOR GSSI
New funding partner for GSSI – The Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative has announced that Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has joined the GSSI Global Partnership as a Funding Partner.
CPF is an agro-industrial and food conglomerate headquartered in Thailand. CPF operates a vertically integrated business in 16 countries and exports products from Thailand to over 30 countries.
“CPF is delighted to join the Global Sustainable Seafood Initiative, the unique multi-stakeholder platform aiming to build confidence and promote improvement in certified seafood,” said Dr. Sujint Thammasart, Chief Operating Officer, Aquaculture Business. “We look forward to collaborating with stakeholders in the seafood supply chain from across the globe to achieve more sustainable seafood for everyone.”
The new funding partner for GSSI
Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (“CPF”) is one of the world’s leading listed agro-industrial and food conglomerates which operates vertically integrated business. The Company operates in 16 countries, exports products from Thailand to over 30 countries, covering over 4 billion population around the world. The Company operates in both the livestock (swine, broilers, layers, and ducks) and aquaculture (shrimp and fish) businesses. The vertically integrated businesses incorporate the manufacturing of animal feed, animal breeding and animal farming; meat processing, the manufacturing of semi-cooked meat and fully-cooked meat; food products and ready meal products, as well as the meat and food retailer and restaurant businesses.