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CPF acquired ordinary shares of C.P. Aquaculture (India) Private Limited (CPA) in aggregate of 43.30% of total issued and paid-up shares of CPA for a total consideration of RS 3,483 million or approximately 1,445 million Thai baht. After the completion of this transaction, shareholding in CPA increased to 75% and changed the status of CPA from “Subsidiary” to “Associate”. The transaction has resulted in CPF having better agility to efficiently manage integrated shrimp business operation in India.

2

CPF (Thailand) PLC. (CPFTH), a 99.99% owned subsidiary of CPF, has acquired ordinary shares of Suan Somboon Company Limited whose business is to produce crops for agriculture in Kabinburi District, Prachinburi Province, from Aquaculture Promotion Co., Ltd. with a total purchase value of 274 million Thai baht to study and research on the cultivation of agricultural crops that are part of the company’s business supply chain.

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CPF would like to inform you that Charoen Pokphand (USA), Inc. (an indirect subsidiary of CPF), which was listed in the United States of America and ceased its operation since 2004, has completed its liquidation and dissolution. This dissolution has no effects to CPF Group’s operations.
 

4

Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited (CPF) has made an announcement on the acquisition of 100% of total charter capital of Limited Liability Company BiltOil (“BiltOil LLC.”), which owns 100% participation interests in Limited Liability Company Campofarm (“Campofarm LLC.”) at a transaction value of approximately 404 million Thai baht. As a result, BiltOil LLC. and Campofarm LLC. will become CPF’s new indirect subsidiaries. Campofarm LLC. operates pig farming located in Russia. This will provides CPF with opportunity to expand its pig farm operations, in lines with its key strategy to produce fattening pigs in Russia.  In addition, CPF will be able to increase the utilization of its feed mill.

5

C.P. Pokphand Co., Ltd. (“CPP”), a subsidiary of CPF in which CPF directly and indirectly held 52.24% of the total issued shares and a listed company in the Stock Exchange of Hong Kong Limited (HKEX) under Stock Code: 43, has made an announcement on the spin-off and submission of an application for listing of the shares of Chia Tai Investment Co., Ltd. (“CTI”), which operates an integrated swine business in China, on the Shanghai Stock Exchange. CTI is principally engaged in the investment in the integrated swine business in China. On May 27, 2021, CTI received a letter from the China Securities Regulatory Commission informing the acceptance of the listing application of CTI.

6

CPF Trading Co., Ltd. (“CPFT”), a company’s indirect subsidiary, has sell certain assets relating to meat and food product distribution for retail customers, small-sized restaurants and small-sized hotels to Ek-Chai Distribution System Co., Ltd. (“Ek-Chai”) the transaction size is approximately 861.6 million Thai baht. This transaction is reasonable and beneficial to CPF group since the transaction will be carried out for the benefit of businesses operation based on the expertise of each party.

7

Westbridge Food Group Ltd., an indirect subsidiary of CPF, will dissolve 119 subsidiaries in the United Kingdom (“UK”) comprise 117 companies engaging in poultry meat products import business in UK, which will cease their operations as UK has changed its import procedures after Brexit and 2 companies which have ceased their operation since 2018 namely, Westbridge Foods (Haydock) Ltd. (distribution of meat products business) and Wignall Holdings Ltd. (investment company). This dissolution has no effect to the operating results of CPF group.

8

CPF entered into the share purchase agreement to acquire the entire shares of Consumer Package Commerce Co., Ltd., a company incorporated in South Korea, with Wealth Full Enterprises Ltd.  with 51 million Thai baht total value of transaction. Consumer Package Commerce Co., Ltd. imports and distributes food products in South Korea. The transaction will enhance expansion of CPF Group’s distribution channels to South Korea.

9

CPF announced investment in All Now Management Co. (AM), a company operating warehouse management and logistics business, by acquiring existing share in AM from CP All Public Company Limited. The investment is up to19% of AM’s total registered capital with total transaction value not exceeding 703 million Thai baht. This is an investment in logistics business which can potentially grow in the future and is supporting businesses of CPF.

10

CPF invested swine business in Russia (transaction was made by its newly established indirect subsidiary of CPF). The targeted companies are limited liability companies incorporated under the laws of Russia, hold entire investment in APK-Don Group which operates cropping, animal feed, swine breeding and fattening farms in Russia. The transaction size approximately 9,900 million Baht and expected to be completed within January 2022. The investment will enhance the capacity of the company to strengthen its swine farm business expansion in Russia.

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The Board of Directors has approved the entire business transfer of C.P. Retail Holding Company Limited (CPRH), an associated company in which CPF indirectly holds 20% through CP Merchandizing Company Limited (CPM) to Siam Makro Public Company Limited (MAKRO) with a total value of 43,589.81 million baht by means of Entire Business Transfer (EBT) including shares in CP Retail Development Company Limited. Company Limited (CPRD), which CPRH holds 99.99%, and other assets such as cash and cash equivalents. MAKRO will issue new shares to CPRH in the amount not exceeding 5,010,323,500 shares with a par value of 0.50 baht per share at an offering price of 43.50 baht per share, totaling 217,949.07 million Thai baht in order to pay for the EBT.
This EBT will strengthen the Company in the long run as a result of the benefits derived from reinforcing MAKRO and CPALL to become the largest grocer in Asia (excluding Japan) in the retail and wholesale industry and increase the opportunity to sell the Company’s products in Makro‘s and the Lotus’s Group’s stores given the strategies of both companies which focus on the sale of good quality fresh foods in stores in order to provide more options for customers.  Moreover, this will increase the liquidity of the Company’s investment by converting from the investment in the shares in CPRD (through CPRH’s shareholding) which has no liquidity and the shares are not listed on the SET to investment in shares in MAKRO which are securities listed on the SET which has trading liquidity.
 

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CPF acquired Fish Food sp. z o.o.(Fish Food) and MaxFish sp. z o.o. (MaxFish) which operate seafood business in Poland. The acquisition total amount is approximately 101 million Thai baht. The expected benefit from these acquisitions is to expand CPF’s businesses in Poland as well as diversify the company’s product portfolio and customers.

Milestones 2020
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The Board of Directors approved the acquisition of remaining shares of Charoen Pokphand Holding (Malaysia) Sdn. Bhd. (CPHM), from the existing 49.75% to 100%. CPHM engages in the an integrated broiler business, ranging from feeds production, broiler farmin g, processing plant and processed food production in Malaysia.
 

2

The Board of Directors approved the investment in Tesco Asia Gr oup in the proportion of 20 % through C.P. Merchandising Co., Ltd. (Thailand) (CPM) to engage in retail business. The acquisition was completed on December 18, 2020.
 

3

The Board of Directors passed a resolution to propose the investment in swine business in China by Chia Tai Investment Co., Ltd. (CTI), an indirect subsidiary in China, for the purpose of swine business expansion, to the Extraordinary General Meeting for consideration and approval. The acquisition was complete ]on December 1, 2020
 

Milestones 2021
Milestones 2019
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CPF Restaurant and Food Chain (CPF RF), a company’s subsidiary, has entered in to a share purchasing and joint venture agreement with Dak Galbi Group Co,.Ltd. (Dak Galbi) which was registered in Thailand operating real time cooking Korean food.  CPFRF holds 60% of total share in Dak Galbi  

2

Investment in integrated swine business in Canada.  The Company acquired 50.10 percent of total shares of HyLife Group Holdings Ltd.(“HyLife”), which is the joint venture of the Company and Itochu corporation. HyLife engages in the integrated swine business, ranging from feed production, swine farming, and distribution of pork products. With premium quality products, HyLife currently exports chilled pork products from Canada to Japan, one of the most premium markets.

3

The United States of America. CPF commenced its shrimp farming operation in the USA. A new subsidiary was established under the name Homegrown Shrimp (USA) LLC., with  registered capital of 6.6 million US dollars; the subsidiary is wholly-owned by CPF.

4

Investment in shrimp business in Sri Lanka. Capital increase was made in Lotus Aquaculture Lanka (Private) Ltd. (“Lotus Aquaculture”) at 75 percent of registered capital. Lotus Aquaculture engages in shrimp hatchery, farm, and cold storage in Sri Lanka.

5

Investment in restaurant business in Vietnam.  The Company acquired investment of AHM Lifestyles – Creative Hospitality Co., Ltd. (“AHM”) at 70 percent of AHM’s registered capital. AHM engages in the restaurant business of Vietnam and its positioning to fit the lifestyle of new-generation.

6

Establishment of new subsidiary to invest in pet food business in Poland PetRepublic Ltd. (“PetRepublic”) was established in Poland to engage in production and distribution of pet food.
 

Milestones 2020
Milestones 2018
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June


Investment in Shrimp Farm and Shrimp Processing Business in Brazil

CPF acquired 40% of ordinary shares of Camanor Produtos Marinhos Ltda. (“Camanor”). Camanor operates shrimp farms and primary shrimp processing business in Brazil.

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July

Investment in International Buffet Restaurant in Thailand

The Company joint invested in CP Hilai Harbour Co., Ltd., a newly established subsidiary whereby, CPF (Thailand) Public Co., Ltd. Holds 51%, Taiwanese juristic entity holds 45%, and individuals hold 4%. CP Hilai Harbour Co., Ltd. Operates an international buffet restaurant under the brand “Harbour” at the ICON SIAM in Bangkok, Thailand

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September

Opening of “Culineur”, School of Culinary Arts and Entrepreneurship

The Company opened a school of culinary arts to groom world-class food experts and entrepreneurs, as well as entrepreneurial chefs to become quality business owners in the future.

4

November

Business in USA

Investment in FSI, Pizza Bite Production

The Company invested in FSI for business operation of frozen pizza and pizza bite production and distribution through wholesaling and retailing channels in North America. FSI also has production under private labels. food experts and entrepreneurs,as well as entrepreneurial chefs to become quality business owners in the future

Milestones 2019
Milestones 2017
1

"Announced to acquire all ordinary shares in Westbridge Food Group Limited (WFGL), a company incorporated in England. WFGL Group engages in the sales of meat and ready-to-eat products to customers which are retails, food services and food manufacturers in the United Kingdom and countries in the European Union. 


Becoming the shareholder of WFGL will allow CPF to expand its network and channels for retails, food services and food manufacturers in the United Kingdom and the European Union which have a high potentiality. Products of WFGL are chicken, shrimp, fish and processed foods which are in line with CPF’s businesses. In addition, CPF will have Import Quota License for chicken products to the European Union since WFGL has over 100 subsidiaries which have Import Quota License. Furthermore, WFGL has management team with high experience in the businesses of trading food products. http://www.westbridgefoods.com/"

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"Announced to acquire 95% of the total issued shares of Paulsen Food GmbH (“PF”). PF Group will engage in the sales of meat to customers which are food services and food manufacturers in Germany and countries in the European Union. In addition, PF will own 76 License Companies in Germany which have import quota licenses for the import of poultry meats and other poultry products to the European Union 


Becoming the shareholder of PF will allow CPF Group to enhance its import quota licenses for poultry meats and other poultry products to the European Union of approximately 6,100 tonnes per annum. Furthermore, CPF Group will obtain network and channels for food services and food manufacturers in Germany and the European Union which have a high potentiality. Main products to be distributed are chicken and duck which are in line with CPF’s businesses. http://www.peter-paulsen.de/"

Milestones 2018
Milestones 2016
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Announced to acquire 100% of ordinary shares in Hubei Chia Tai Co., Ltd. (Hubei). Hubei engages in the manufacturing and sale of animal feed, breeder animals and processed food products in China.

2

Announced to subscribe to new ordinary shares of Banner Infant Diary Products Co., Ltd. (Banner), equivalent to 30% of total paid-up shares after capital increase. Banner manufactures and sells formulated infant milk powder in China.

3

Announced to subscribe to new ordinary shares of Qingdao Yi Bang Bio-Engineering Co., Ltd. (Qingdao Yi Bang), equivalent to 12% of total paid-up shares after capital increase. Qingdao Yi Bang manufactures and sells animal vaccine in China.

4

Announced to acquire 80% of total paid-up shares of Norfolk Foods (Private) Limited (Norfolk). Norfolk, incorporated in Sri Lanka, engages in manufacturing and distribution of ready-to-eat food products such as samosa, processed chicken, and meat stuffed with cheese and sausages under Crescent trademark. Products are distributed through local distributors, hotels, restaurants and retail shops in Sri Lanka. The acquisition enables CPF to enter into food business with high potential growth, as well as establish export base to neighboring countries.

5

Announced to acquire 80% of total paid-up shares of Norfolk Foods (Private) Limited (Norfolk). Norfolk, incorporated in Sri Lanka, engages in manufacturing and distribution of ready-to-eat food products such as samosa, processed chicken, and meat stuffed with cheese and sausages under Crescent trademark. Products are distributed through local distributors, hotels, restaurants and retail shops in Sri Lanka. The acquisition enables CPF to enter into food business with high potential growth, as well as establish export base to neighboring countries.

6

Announced to acquire 70% of paid-up shares of Fujian Sumpo Foods Holding Co., Ltd. (Fujian Sumpo). Fujian Sumpo engages in the manufacturing and sales of animal feed, farming and trading of poultry as well as processing and trading of chicken meat products in China.

7

Announced to acquire 100% of paid-up shares of Bellisio Parent, LLC (Bellisio). Bellisio engages in the manufacturing and sale of single serve frozen entrée in the United States and Canada, under well-known brands such as Michelina’s, Boston Market, Chilli’s, and Atkins. The acquisition enables CPF to enter into the world largest food market and increase distribution channels of CPF in North America through Bellisio’s nationwide distribution network.

8

Announced to subscribe to new ordinary shares of Ningxia Xiao Ming Animal Husbandry Co., Ltd. (Ningxia Xiao Ming), equivalent to 16.54% of total paid-up shares after capital increase. Ningxia Xiao Ming engages in the manufacturing and sale of day-old-layer in China.

9

Announced to acquire 100% of paid-up shares of COFCO Meat (Suqian) Co., Ltd. (COFCO Meat). COFCO Meat engages in the manufacturing and sale of chicken products in China.

10

Announced to subscribe to new ordinary shares and acquire total of 33% of SuperDrob Zakłady Drobiarsko - Mięsne S.A. (SuperDrob). SuperDrob engages in the agro-industry and food business, with main products such as fresh poultry, processed pre-seasoned and flavored

Milestones 2017
Milestones 2015
1

Acquired ordinary shares of CP Chozen Limited (CP Chozen) 80% of total issued and paid up shares of CP Chozen. CP Chozen Limited is incorporated in England and engages in restaurant business in the format of food kiosks.

2

Acquired ordinary shares of CJSC Poultry Production Severnaya and CJSC Poultry Parent Stock Production Woyskovitsy (Severnaya and Woyskovitsy) 80% total issued and paid up shares of Severnaya and Woyskovitsy. Incorporated in Russia, engage in integrated chicken business.

3

 

Acquired ordinary shares of C.P. Cambodia Limited (CPC) 75% of total issued and paid up shares of CPC. CPC is incorporated in Cambodia and operates an integrated livestock business.

Milestones 2016
Milestones 2014
1

Acquired the entire investment in Hefei Chia Tai Co., Ltd. and Kaifeng Chia Tai Co., Ltd. which incorporated in China, engage in production and distribution of animal feeds.

2

Acquired 80.02% of total ordinary shares of Tops Foods NV which incorporated in Belgium, engages in production and distribution of chilled and ambient ready-to-eat foods using microwave system production technology.

3

Acquired 29.00% of total ordinary shares of BHJ Kalino Food AB which incorporated in Sweden, engages in trading of chilled and frozen meat and food products.

4

Disposal of 25.00% of total ordinary shares of C.P. Pokphand Co., Ltd. to ITOCHU Corporation (ITOCHU), a listed company in Tokyo Stock Exchange.

5

Issued Exchangeable Bonds of 290.4 million USD to investors outside Thailand and listed in Singapore Exchange Securities.

 

Milestones 2015
Milestones 2013
1

Acquired Russia Baltic Pork Invest ASV, which holds stake in companies operating swine businesses in Russia.

2

 

Acquired C.P.-Meiji Co., Ltd., which engages in manufacturing and distribution of milk products, and healthy dairy products under the brand "Meiji" and "Meiji-Paigen".

3

Invested in the areas of manufacturing and retailing of processed food products, processed meat, and ready-to-eat products in China. The investment was undertaken by C.P. Pokphand Co., Ltd.

Milestones 2014
Milestones 2012
1

Started a food court business called "CP Food World" in Thailand

2

Acquired 99.99% of the issued shares in Chester's Food Co., Ltd. that currently operates a fast food restaurant business in thailand

3

Acquired 74.18%1 of the issued shares in a company listed on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange which currently perates business in the manufacturing and distribution of animal feed in China, as well as the agro-industrial and food business in Vietnam

4

Acquired 99.99% of the issued shares in a company based in Malaysia which currently operates businesses in swine farming, a swine abattoir and the retail business in Malaysia

Milestones 2013
Milestones 2011
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Started a fast-serve restaurant business in Thailand called ‘CP Kitchen‘

2

Started a retail business under the concept of a super convenience store called ‘CP Fresh Mart Plus’

3

Acquired 25% of issued shares in a company based in Combodia which currenty operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of anlmal feed, as well as animal farming and food processlng

Milestones 2012
Milestones 2010
1

Re-classified CPF’s sector from ‘Agribusiness’ to ‘Food and Beverage’ on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET)

Milestones 2011
Milestones 2009
1

Acquired 32% of issued shares in a company listed on the Taiwan Stock Exchange and now operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of animal feed, as well as animal farming and food processing

Milestones 2010
Milestones 2007
1

Invested in the Philippines and currently operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of animal feed as well as animal farming

Milestones 2009
Milestones 2006
1

Began production of ready-to-eat products under CP brand and distributed domestically and internationally

2

Invested in Laos and currently operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of livestock feed and livestock farming

3

Invested in Russia and now operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of livestock feed and livestock farming

4

Started a retail business called ‘CP Fresh Mart’ which is a retailer of fresh and cooked meat, as well as ready-to-eat products

Milestones 2007
Milestones 2005
1

Invested in Malaysia and currently operates a fully integrated shrimp business

2

Increased shareholding in a subsidiary in India from 19.0% to 71.2%, and currently operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of animal feed as well as animal farming in India

3

Acquired a food kiosk business called ‘Five Star’ which currently operates a chain of food kiosks based on a franchise system

Milestones 2006
Milestones 2004
1

Invested in Turkey and currently operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of livestock feed, and a fully-integrated chicken business

Milestones 2005
Milestones 2002
1

Invested in China and currently operates businesses in the manufacturing and distribution of animal feed as well as aquatic farming

2

 

Invested in the United Kingdom and now operates businesses that produce chilled food products for supply in the EU market

Milestones 2004
Milestones 1999
1

Renamed as ‘Charoen Pokphand Foods Public Company Limited’ and announced CPF vision of becoming the ‘Kitchen of the World’

2

Acquired ordinary shares in nine agro-industrial and food companies from Charoen Pokphand Group which transformed CPF into a nationwide fully integrated, agro business in both livestock and aquaculture

Milestones 2002
Milestones 1998
1

Acquired ordinary shares in three agro-industrial public companies in Thailand from Charoen Pokphand Group

Milestones 1999
Milestones 1994
1

Converted to a Public Company Limited

Milestones 1998
Milestones 1987
1

Listed ordinary shares on the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) with the trading symbol ‘CPF’

Milestones 1994
Milestones 1978
1

Registered under the name ‘Charoen Pokphand Feedmill Company Limited’ to produce and distribute animal feed in Southern Thailand

Milestones 1987
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