Europe
Agrichemicals

Adama Posts Record Second Quarter

Sales in the period rose 2.8% to $830 million while volume increased 7.3% "with strong momentum for differentiated products."

Biostimulants

Bayer, SICIT 2000 Sign Distribution Agreement on Biostimulants

Bayer and SICIT 2000 S.p.A., Arzignano (Vicenza), Italy, the world’s largest producer of biostimulants based on amino acids and peptides for agriculture, have signed an exclusive distribution agreement.

Africa/Middle East

Looking to Next Year: Announcing the 2018 AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit

The AgriBusiness Global Trade Summit is only one day old, but we’re already thinking about next year. For 11 years,

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Asia

Syngenta Gets China Import Approval for Agrisure Duracade Corn GM Trait

Import approval granted for food and feed use.

Agrichemicals

Heads of R&D, Global Operations to Leave Syngenta

Trish Malarkey, Head of R&D and Mark Peacock, Head of Global Operations will leave Syngenta at the end of September 2017.

Europe

Stockton STK Receives Registration for Regev in Guatemala

Regev is the first product of its kind formulated with a hybrid patented solution that delivers an effective long-lasting plant disease protection.

Agrichemicals

Monsanto ‘Increasingly Confident’ on Glyphosate Re-registration in Europe

"Discussions have been progressing positively," Begemann said on the company's earnings conference call on June 28.

Agrichemicals

Struggles in Brazil to Blame for Lower Bayer Profit View

Bayer Crop Science said it is lowering its profit outlook for fiscal 2017 due to unexpectedly high channel inventory level

Agrichemicals

Syngenta Targets Seed Acquisitions, China Expansion

Syngenta today announced its new ambition and priorities following the completion of the transaction with ChemChina.

Adjuvants

Clariant Steps Up R&D Investment

Inaugurated on June 21, the new greenhouse at Clariant Innovation Center (CIC) takes Clariant’s Crop Solutions product development support to a new and unique level.

Agrichemicals

It’s India’s Time: Reforms to Shake Up the Sector

"Make in India" is poised to end the tide of booming Chinese exports, which make up 55% of the $925 million India imports worth of technical, intermediates, and finished products each year.

Asia

Bayer Enters Research Agreement in China to Improve Wheat Yields

Bayer has entered into a two-year research agreement with the Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences (SIBS) of the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS).

Asia

Sumitomo, BASF Sign Agreement to Develop New Fungicide

Sumitomo Chemical and BASF, two of the world’s leading chemical companies, announced today their entry into a collaboration agreement for

Americas

Stockton Signs Distribution Agreement with Duwest Dominicana

Timorex Gold® has been sold by Duwest in the Dominican Republic for the past 8 years, in the organic banana sector with excellent results in the control of the fungus Micosphaerella fijensis.

Agrichemicals

China Regulatory Authority Approves Adama-Sanonda Merger

M&A Panel of the China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC) has unconditionally approved its combination with Sanonda.

Wheat
Americas

U.S. Wheat Exports Set to Overtake Russia as Global Leader

Government numbers show that the U.S. will regain its position as the world’s largest wheat exporter for the first time

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Agrichemicals

EU Delays Ban of Fungicide in Cambodian Rice

The European Commission has delayed its ban of imported rice containing the chemical Tricyclazole after Cambodian farmers complained the move

Agrichemicals

U.S. Crop Protection Business Drives Adama’s First Quarter

Net income in Adama’s first quarter increased by 13.3% to an all-time record high of $114 million, with an increase

Adjuvants

Specialty Chemical Companies Clariant and Huntsman to Merge

Clariant and Huntsman Corp. announced they will combine in a merger of equals through an all-stock transaction.

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Agrichemicals

What Does a Traceability Software Product Do in Agribusiness?

Editor’s note: This article was originally published on LinkedIn. I’ve been traveling over the last one week, on-boarding our first large

Agrichemicals

University of Utah Recognizes Aqua-Yield/Nano Institute Partnership in New Annual Report

In a newly-published annual report, the University of Utah’s Center for Technology & Venture Commercialization (TVC) touts the first-of-its-kind collaboration

Asia

China Could Subsidize Agribusiness Buying in Trade Truce

With a trade truce delaying escalation of tariffs between the U.S. and China into March, there is an opportunity for

Asia

Report: U.S. Farmers Still Planning Fewer Soybeans in 2019 Despite Promise of China Trade Deal

When President Donald Trump was having the highly-anticipated dinner with China’s President Xi Jinping at the G20 summit, farmers in

Industry News

ADAMA, Sanonda Finalize Name Change

ADAMA, the combination of Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd. and Hubei Sanonda Co. Ltd., have announced that the Board of Directors