BEDFORD PARK, Ill., Mar 20, 2002 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- The board
of directors of Corn Products International, Inc. (NYSE: CPO) today declared a
quarterly dividend of $0.10 per share on the Company's common stock.
The dividend is payable April 25, 2002, to stockholders of record at the close
of business on April 1, 2002.
Corn Products International, Inc. is one of the world's largest corn refiners
and a major supplier of high-quality food ingredients and industrial products
derived from the wet milling and processing of corn and other starch-based
materials. The Company is the No. 1 worldwide producer of dextrose and a leading
regional producer of starch, high fructose corn syrup and glucose. In 2001, the
Company recorded sales of $1.9 billion with operations in 19 countries at 42
plants, including wholly owned businesses, affiliates and alliances.
Headquartered in Bedford Park, Ill., it was founded in 1906. The Company is
listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol CPO. Additional
information can be found on the World Wide Web at www.cornproducts.com .
Corn Products International, Inc.
Investors, Richard M. Vandervoort, +1-708-563-6824, or Media,
Jennifer Woomer Dinehart, +1-708-563-6580, both of Corn Products