India
Gharda-Chemicals
Asia

Unique Strength in R&D, History Guide Gharda’s Growth Path

N.P. Nair, Vice President of International Sales, shares his perspective on the company’s vision and other issues impacting the market,

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Yara EVP: India Needs to Simplify Registration Process for New Fertilizers

Terje Knutsen, EVP, Crop Nutrition of the Oslo-based speciality fertilizer major Yara International ASA, recently attended the Fertilizer Association of

Asia

How Technology Can Drive Change in Indian Agriculture

India is witnessing an agritech revolution spurred by about 300 entrepreneurs who are trying to disrupt the agricultural supply chain

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Asia

How ‘Make in India’ Will Impact the Crop Protection Industry

“Make in India” is an initiative taken up by the new government in New Delhi to attract foreign business to

Asia

Naidu: India Needs Multi-Pronged Approach to Agriculture

Indian Vice President M Venkaiah Naidu has called for a comprehensive, multi-pronged approach to agriculture with focus on crop diversification

Agrichemicals

Is it 2008 All Over Again? Chinese Supply Crunch Hits Crop Protection Players

Post-patent players, retailers seek out options and opportunities as the unknowns of supply constraints and consolidation from the Big 6 to the Big 3 take hold.

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Asia

How India Can Tap Agriculture to Boost Trade Surplus

The new minister for commerce and industry, Suresh Prabhu, expressed his resolve to expand exports at the occasion of his

Asia

Slowdown Emerges for Indian Agrichemical Firms in Key Export Markets

Major Indian agrichemical companies have suffered a slowdown in growth in key export markets like Latin America and North America

Asia

U.S. Nudges India to Lower Agriculture Tariffs

The U.S. has nudged India to keep agricultural tariffs low even as it has sought greater access in the markets

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Asia

India Asks Germany to Resolve Early Fungicide Issue in Rice

India today asked Germany to address at the earliest the issue related to the tolerance level of fungicide tricyclazole in

Asia

India: Digital Technology Has Huge Potential to Transform Agricultural Economy

Digital technology holds tremendous potential to transform the Indian agricultural economy and impact the lives of Indian farmers, writes Rana

Asia

U.S. Agribusiness Trade Mission to Visit India

U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) Under Secretary for Trade and Foreign Agricultural Affairs Ted McKinney will lead an agribusiness trade

Asia

India Farmers Blindly Trust Seed, Pesticide Dealers

The failure of Maharashtra’s agriculture department in taking good practices to the fields has resulted in farmers developing blind faith

Agrichemicals

Chempro’s Diego Taube Discusses Regulatory, Other Changes in Argentina

AgriBusiness Global sat down with Diego Taube, Managing Director, Chempro S.A., based in Buenos Aires, Argentina, following the AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit -- Americas to discuss changes impacting Argentina's agrichemical market.

Asia

Indian Prime Minister Urged to Review Tax on Agricultural Goods under GST

Punjab Chief Minister Amarinder Singh has urged Prime Minister Narendra Modi to review the tax rates imposed on agriculture related

Agrichemicals

How AgroStar Is Leading the Way to Simplify India’s Distribution

The start-up and innovative disruptor talks to AgriBusiness Global about how its farmer-facing app is changing distribution in India.

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Asia

Agrichemical Companies in South India Better Positioned for Growth

The profitability of agrichemicals companies that have operations in south India is likely to stay better than those of industry

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Asia

Expert: Cooperation in Agriculture Will Boost Trade Among BRICS Nations

Sharing best practices in agriculture among the five BRICS countries can address the issue of food security, a leading Indian

Seeds and Traits

Monsanto to Sell its Cotton Seed Brand to India’s Tierra Agrotech

Monsanto Co. will sell its small branded cotton seed business to local firm Tierra Agrotech Private Ltd., but remains fully

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Agrichemicals

Eurofins Finalizes Acquisition of EAG Laboratories

Eurofins Scientific, parent company to Eurofins Agroscience Services Group, has announced the successful closing of the transaction to acquire EAG

Agrichemicals

Syngenta May Start Local Production of Crop Protection in Russia

Switzerland’s Syngenta is considering setting up local production facilities of crop protection products in Russia rather than relying on importing

Herbicides

Another U.S. State Announces Restrictions on Using Herbicide Dicamba

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota announced restrictions Tuesday on how farmers can use the herbicide dicamba in 2018, responding to complaints

Agrichemicals

Slideshow: AgriBusiness Global Hosts Trade Summit Southeast Asia

AgriBusiness Global hosted its Trade Summit Southeast Asia from Dec. 5-6 in Jakarta, Indonesia at the J S Luwansa Hotel.

NPK

Agrium to Acquire Louis Dreyfus Co.’s Fertilizer Business in Australia

Agrium Inc. has announced a binding purchase agreement between its Australian ag-retail business, Landmark Operations, Ltd., and Louis Dreyfus Co.