Food & Agribusiness

Food & Agribusiness

Building a resilient and sustainable food supply chain through industry-led solutions

Food & Agribusiness

Building a resilient and sustainable food supply chain through industry-led solutions

At a glance

Serving clients “from farm to fork”, the Food & Agribusiness industry team has an extensive coverage of the end-to-end value chain including integrated agribusiness companies, animal protein producers, food and beverage manufacturers, distributors, restaurants and catering, food retail and modern grocery retail.

Capabilities

Our capabilities: Working capital and capex financing, strategic advisory, treasury & market services and global transaction services. 

Sectors

Sustainability is also of major focus in this industry. ESG issues are increasingly driving consumer behaviour. Working closely alongside clients, we hope to build a more resilient and sustainable food supply chain. 

Globe

We are present in 18 markets globally with a strong focus on Asia.  

Our solutions
  • Financing

    Offering a range of solutions to support your loan syndication and working capital needs

  • Advisory

    Leverage our expertise in strategic advisory, deal making, project finance and acquisition financing

  • Treasury

    Access innovative hedging solutions to mitigate foreign exchange and interest rate risks

  • Transaction Services

    Cash management, trade finance, supply chain finance and custody services all in one place

  • Capital Markets

    Offering global debt and equity financing through our full-service solutions

Deals

2020 – Wilmar International Limited and DBS Food & Agribusiness industry’s first corporate loan agreement pegged to the Singapore Overnight Rate Average (SORA) coupled with an Interest Rate Swap (IRS).


2020 – Olam International and DBS Food & Agribusiness industry’s first club loan agreement in Singapore pegged to the Singapore Overnight Rate Average (SORA) coupled with an Cross Country Swap (CCS).


2019 – DBS is the first Asian bank to be appointed as a co-sustainability coordinator for Louis Dreyfus Company’s first sustainability-linked syndicated loan in Asia.


Research & insights
  • Shifts in Indonesian consumer behaviour

    A survey we conducted showed the pandemic has profoundly changed consumer behaviour in Indonesia.

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  • Shopping & dining at your convenience

    COVID-19 has caused F&B and retail mall operators to rethink their offerings.

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From overseas: +65 6222 2200
In Singapore: 1800 222 2200
Operating hours: 8.30am to 8.30pm, Mon - Fri (excluding PH)