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UPL to Acquire Arysta for Over $4 Billion

Deal Street Asia said the deal could be announced as early as this week.


Platform Specialty to Split into Two Companies

Platform Specialty Products Corp. announced its intention to separate its Agricultural Solutions and Performance Solutions segments.

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Arysta LifeScience Announces Increase in R&D Pipeline Value

Arysta LifeScience, a Platform Specialty Products company, announced  an increase in the value of its research and development (R&D) pipeline

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Platform Specialty Products Posts Record Net Sales for 2016

Platform Specialty Products, owner of Agriphar and Arysta, released third quarter and year-end results for 2016, showing a net sales increase

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Platform Specialty Products Announces Pricing of a $350 Million Public Offering of Common Stock

Platform Specialty Products Corporation announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 42,424,242 shares of its common stock at


Best Agro Group Acquires Manufacturing Facility from Chemtura Chemicals India

Best Crop Science, a division of Best Agro Group, purchased an agrichemicals manufacturing facility from Chemtura Chemicals India Private Limited, a subsidiary of


Platform Specialty Products Names New CEO, President of Agricultural Solutions Segment

  Global specialty chemical company, Platform Specialty Products Corp., began 2016 with a couple of high-profile changes to its executive

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Platform Specialty Products Appoints Diego Lopez Casanello President, Agricultural Solutions Segment

Platform Specialty Products Corporation, a global specialty chemicals company, announced that it has named Diego Lopez Casanello President of its


Arysta LifeScience Europe Announces New Structure

New European management structure is designed to further strengthen the company’s current performance while capitalizing on long-term growth opportunities.

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Ning Replaces Ren as Syngenta Board Chair

Jianxin Ren, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Syngenta AG, has retired from the company's board.


Hemani Industries Launches Branded Formulation Division

Hemani Industries Limited, serving international agrichemical customers for more than three decades, has launched its branded formulation division to serve


Considering Cuba: Opportunities and Challenges for Ag Input Suppliers

As Cuba attempts to boost its production of food products for domestic consumption, it is expected to gradually increase use and import of chemical inputs.

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Global Reports Confirm GM Crops Delivering Benefits to Farmers, Agriculture, and the Environment

The latest independent reports published by the International Service for the Acquisition of Agri-Biotech Applications (ISAAA) and UK-based PG Economics


From Plate to Plough: India Must Get its Agri-Markets Right

With the overarching concern for food security of 1.32 billion people, India’s policymakers have a challenging task, according to an