During the Manufacturing Leadership Awards Gala virtual ceremony held October 8, Corteva Agriscience was named Large Enterprise Manufacturer of the year by the Manufacturing Leadership Council of the National Association of Manufacturers. Corteva was selected for the award based on strong performance in multiple project categories, such as using data to streamline operations, boost supply chain resilience, and meet demand.
Balaji Venkataraman, Global Director of Manufacturing and Technology at Corteva Agriscience, accepted the award on behalf of Corteva, saying, “We appreciate the recognition as we strive to develop and manufacture products that will enrich the lives of the people who produce as well as those who consume, ensuring progress and success for generations. Our leadership in R&D and manufacturing helps farmers sustainably meet the needs of people.”
Earlier this year, Corteva was recognized with Manufacturing Leadership awards for the following categories and technologies:
• Operational Excellence Leadership Award, for Arylex Active Production via Direct Coupling
• Supply Chain Leadership Award, for Corteva Agriscience Formulations & Packaging Asset Footprint Optimization
• Sustainability Leadership Award, for Advanced Technology for Successful Inatreq Active Product Manufacture
“I’m incredibly proud of the teams across Corteva Agriscience who collaborate every day to innovate: from R&D in Indianapolis, Indiana, to manufacturing around the globe,” said Venkataraman. He continued, “Receiving this recognition out of an esteemed group of manufacturers who are shaping the future of global manufacturing is an unbelievable honor.”