Corn Products International Inc. has been named to the Fortune 500, coming in at position 390 out of 500 — the company's first time on the list.

Corn Products International had net sales of $6.2 billion in 2011. "We are excited to be on the Fortune 500 list," said Ilene Gordon, chairman, CEO and president of the company. "It recognizes our long history of consistent growth and effective strategy. We have generated both top and bottom line growth during our history as a public company while also delivering significant cash flow. As a result of our performance, we have seen meaningful shareholder value creation and that remains our driving goal."