India’s Crystal Buys 3 Syngenta Seed Brands

India's Crystal Buys 3 Syngenta Seed Brands

Ankur Aggarwal, Managing Director, Crystal Crop Protection Pvt. Ltd.

India’s Crystal Crop Protection Ltd has acquired three seed brands from Syngenta AG, for an undisclosed amount, according to an article on the website VCCircle.


The brands — Mahalaxmi (sorghum), Atheeva (pearl millet) and SX-17 (fodder sorghum) — have been acquired from the Swiss firm’s Indian unit, Syngenta India Ltd., the article said.

Incorporated in 1994, Delhi-based Crystal Crop Protection is primarily engaged in the manufacturing and distribution of agrichemicals, seeds, farm equipment, and others. The company has five manufacturing units – two each in Haryana and Jammu & Kashmir, and one in Gujarat.

It has a country-wide network of 7,000 distributors.

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