History

1969

Founded By Copersucar

1983

Launch of SP Breeding program’s first variety

2004

  • CTC becomes a civil society organization of public interest

2011

  • CTC becomes a Corporation
  • Professionalization of management

2012

  • Creation of Royalty-based commercial policy
  • Modernization of breeding program
  • Creation of Genetic Improvement Program

2014

  • BNDES becomes shareholders
  • Creation of the Scientific Committee
  • Inauguration of biotechnology lab complex in Piracicaba

2017

Launch of the world’s first genetically modified variety

2018

Foundation of CTC Genomics LLC (facility in St. Louis, USA)

1969

Founded By Copersucar

1983

Launch of SP Breeding program’s first variety

2004

  • CTC becomes a civil society organization of public interest

2011

  • CTC becomes a Corporation
  • Professionalization of management

2012

  • Creation of Royalty-based commercial policy
  • Modernization of breeding program
  • Creation of Genetic Improvement Program

2014

  • BNDES becomes shareholders
  • Creation of the Scientific Committee
  • Inauguration of biotechnology lab complex in Piracicaba

2017

Launch of the world’s first genetically modified variety

2018

Foundation of CTC Genomics LLC (facility in St. Louis, USA)