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    2021 INTERIM RESULTS ARE AVAILABLE

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    In a year marked by an unprecedented global crisis, LDC’s reach, expertise and adaptability proved more important than ever, enabling us to keep essential supply chains active in a challenging context, while delivering strong results and pursuing our transformational plans.

    A Major Player

    Established in 1851, LDC is a global, vertically integrated commodities merchant with one of the most diversified portfolios in the agribusiness space.

    In the year ended 31 December 2020, LDC delivered:

    2020
    US $33.6 billion
    2019
    US $33.6 billion
    2020
    80 million tons
    2019
    80 million tons
    2020
    US $23.3 billion
    2019
    US $19.5 billion
    2020
    US $4.9 billion
    2019
    US $4.8 billion

    A Global Leader
    Active in more than 100 countries, LDC continues to reinforce its strong relationships with partners and customers in developed economies, and to pursue emerging opportunities in consumer growth markets.
    Net Sales By Region
    Fixed Assets by Region
    Headcount by Region
    Europe, Middle East & Africa
    North Asia
    South & South East Asia
    North America
    North Latin America
    South & West Latin America
    US$10.0 bn 30% US$7.6 bn 23% US$7.3 bn 22% US$5.2 bn 15% US$1.3 bn 4% US$2.2 bn 7%
    Net Sales US$33.6 bn
    Europe, Middle East & Africa
    North Asia
    South & South East Asia
    North America
    North Latin America
    South & West Latin America
    US$561 m 15% US$182 m 5% US$205 m 5% US$1,018 m 27% US$1,202 m 32% US$609 m 16%
    Fixed Assets US$3,777 m
    Europe, Middle East & Africa
    North Asia
    South & South East Asia
    North America
    North Latin America
    South & West Latin America
    2,318 14% 906 5% 1,345 8% 1,515 9% 9,111 53% 1,867 11%
    17,062 Headcount

    Operational indicators

    Louis Dreyfus Company delivering strong financial results on both segments, most platforms successfully overcame the challenges posed by uncertain market conditions, running our businesses profitably thanks to our presence at both origin and destination, close relationships with customers and efficient risk management.

    2020 – US$ 1,559 million
    Value chainUS$ 1,003 million
    MerchandizingUS$ 556 million
    2019 – US$ 956 million
    Value chainUS$ 569 million
    MerchandizingUS$ 387 million
    2020
    US$ 1,324 million
    2019
    US$ 836 million
    2020
    US$ 7.7 Bn
    2019
    US$ 6.0 Bn
    Profitability and Financing Indicators
    In the year ended 31 December 2020, LDC delivered:
    Return on Equity
    Adjusted Net Gearing
    Adjusted Leverage Ratio
    8.0%
    2020

    4.6%
    2019
    0.48
    2020

    0.54
    2019
    1.8x
    2020

    3.1x
    2019
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