John Deere suspends shipments to Russia
Company is continuing to monitor the situation, while fully abiding by US and international sanctions
10 March 2022
John Deere has suspended shipments of machines to Russia and Belarus.
In a statement, the company said it suspended shipments “two weeks ago”, and has continued to “monitor the situation closely while we fully abide by US and international sanctions.”
The manufacturing company continued: “The safety, welfare, and well-being of our employees in the region remain our top priority, and we continue to support and maintain close communication with our affected teams, providing necessary resources when possible. Our thoughts are with our employees, their families as well as our dealers, customers and all those impacted by this crisis.
“The John Deere Foundation has additionally been working directly with a number of organisations, including multiple UN agencies, to mobilise resources to support Ukrainians impacted by the crisis. Our mission is, and always has been, to help our customers feed the world.”