Itochu invests in Serbian raspberry

ITOCHU Corporation (headquartered in Minato-ku, Tokyo; Masahiro Okafuji, President & CEO; hereinafter “ITOCHU”) announced today the additional acquisition of shares in Master Fruits D.O.O. Beograd (headquartered in the Republic of Serbia; Milena Cvetić, Director; hereinafter “Master Fruits”) via Dole Asia Holdings (headquartered in Singapore; Takeshi Kumekawa, CEO; hereinafter “DAH”), to expand transactions for IQF (Individual Quick Frozen) products with Europe and to further promote and develop Dole Packagedfoods business.