Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
Chiquita Brands International Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
Cutrale
Penalty: 
$25,000,000
Year: 
2007
Date: 
March 19, 2007
Primary Offense: 
payment to designated terrorist organization
Violation Description: 

Chiquita Brands International Inc. pleaded guilty to one count of engaging in transactions with a terrorist organization in Colombia.

Level of Government: 
federal
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Justice Department National Security Division
Civil or Criminal Case: 
criminal
HQ Country of Parent: 
Brazil
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
privately held
Major Industry of Parent: 
food products
Specific Industry of Parent: 
food products
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Parent company note: 
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