Implementation of a Global Food Safety Strategy. Michael C. Robach Cargill, Inc. GLOBAL FOOD SAFETY FORUM. Customers Across the Supply Chain. Agriculture Food Health Industrial Risk management and financial. Cargill presence. Convergence of Interconnected Markets.
Implementation of a Global Food Safety Strategy
Michael C. Robach
GLOBAL FOOD SAFETY FORUM
Customers Across the Supply Chain
Net International Food Flows
(grains, rice, oilseeds, meals, oils, feed equivalent of meat – in mmt)
“God did not bestow all products upon all parts of the earth, but distributed gifts over different regions to the end that we might cultivate a social relationship, because one would need the help of another. And so God called commerce into being, that all might have the common enjoyment of the fruits of the earth, no matter where produced”Libanius, a 4th century philosopher
Q: What is the Basis for Governments, Trade, Law, and Standards?
“The Three Sisters”
Auditor Competency/ Independence
Food Safety Systems
A Pathway Forward:
Cargill is committed to providing safe food and animal feed products and services. We will use only those product development, procurement, supply chain, transportation, storage, production, manufacturing, and distribution systems and suppliers that ensure the safety and regulatory compliance of our products. Every Cargill Business Unit, Function, and employee has a responsibility to ensure the production of safe products that comply with the applicable laws, regulations and Corporate Food Safety and Regulatory Affairs requirements. Cargill management will provide the resources and support necessary to enable our employees to fulfill this responsibility.