WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549

                                    FORM 8-K

                                 CURRENT REPORT
                       PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF
                       THE SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934

         Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 8, 2002

                        CORN PRODUCTS INTERNATIONAL, INC.
             (Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)

         Delaware                           1-13397             22-3514823
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(State or other jurisdiction               (Commission         (IRS Employer
       of incorporation)                   File Number)      Identification No.)

6500 South Archer Road, Bedford Park, Illinois                        60501-1933
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(Address of principal executive offices)                              (Zip Code)

                                 (708) 563-2400
              (Registrant's telephone number, including area code)

                                 Not Applicable
          (Former name or former address, if changed since last report)

Item 5.   Other Events.

On July 8, 2002, the Registrant entered into the First Supplemental Indenture
which supplements the Indenture dated as of August 18, 1999 between the
Registrant and The Bank of New York, a New York banking corporation, as trustee.

Item 7.   Exhibits.

4         First Supplemental Indenture dated as of July 8, 2002 between Corn
          Products International, Inc., a Delaware corporation, and The Bank of
          New York, a New York banking corporation, as trustee.


         Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934,
the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the
undersigned hereunto duly authorized.

                                               CORN PRODUCTS INTERNATIONAL, INC.

Date:  July 8, 2002                            By: /s/ James W. Ripley
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                                                   James W. Ripley
                                                   Vice President and
                                                   Chief Financial Officer