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April 16, 2010
Agchem firm Nufarm (Melbourne) says that Sumitomo Chemical has completed the previously announced acquisition of 20% of the total issued shares in Nufarm through a tender offer. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Sumitomo-Completes-Acquisition-of-20-percent-Stake-in-Nufarm_26059.html
April 12, 2010
FMC stands ready to deliver on the growth potential of its crop protection and specialty chemical businesses. Pierre Brondeau, a former executive with Rohm and Haas (R&H) and Dow Chemical, took over as CEO from William Walter on January 1. The resilience of the company’s portfolio showed in 2009 as FMC posted its second highest annual earnings at $4.15/share despite tough economic conditions....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/FMCs-Growth-Track_25937.html
April 9, 2010
Bayer CropScience informed the Bombay Stock Exchange (Mumbai) that the company’s production facility at Ankleshwar, India will resume production. A fire occurred at the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Bayer-CropScience-Plant-in-India-Resumes-Production_25941.html
April 7, 2010
The company reported net income of $887 million, compared to $1.1 billion in the same year ago quarter, on sales down 4%, to $2.9 billion. Earnings per share of $1.60 fell short of analysts' expectations of $1.73/share, according to Thomson Reuters (New York)....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Monsanto-Reports-Drop-in-Income-Says-2012-Profit-Goal-is-Unlikely_25843.html
March 29, 2010
BASF says its Crop Protection division has opened an office at Nairobi, Kenya, which will be the first in a series of new offices in Africa. This is part of the division’s plans...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/BASF-Crop-Protection-Opens-Office-in-Kenya_25687.html
March 17, 2010
Brazilian trade officials say they are considering suspending patent and intellectual property rights on goods including agricultural chemicals, biotechnology products, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/U-S-Brazil-Trade-Rift-Threatens-Patents-on-Agchem-Biotech-Products_25458.html
March 15, 2010
Bayer CropScience informed the Bombay Stock Exchange (Mumbai) in a statement today that a fire occurred at the company’s production facility at Ankleshwar, India on March 11, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/One-Dead-Following-Fire-at-Bayer-Plant-in-India_25399.html
March 11, 2010

CEO Andrew Liveris says the company is back on solid ground after a tumultuous 2009, and now has the portfolio needed to accelerate growth in revenues and profit.

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http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Dow-Chemical-Ready-to-Grow_25045.html
March 8, 2010
Bayer CropScience contributes screening expertise to the joint venture, while Mendel researchers identify genes responsible for plant growth and environmental response....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Bayer-CropScience-Mendel-Extend-Crop-Resistance-Development-Deal_25221.html
March 4, 2010
Dow AgroSciences, a Dow Chemical subsidiary, says it will invest about $340 million in a multi-year expansion of its global headquarters at Indianapolis, IN, and will add more than 550...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Dow-AgroSciences-Expands-Research-Capacity_25195.html
March 3, 2010
Arch Chemicals says it will incorporate Syngenta's Sporgard fungicide into its biocides for paints, coatings, and other building products....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Arch-to-Use-Syngenta-Fungicide-in-Biocide_25151.html
March 2, 2010
The pesticide was found to chemically castrate three out of four male frogs and turn one in ten male frogs to females, the study shows....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Study-Links-Atrazine-to-Frog-Castration_25134.html
February 28, 2010
Costs associated with the discovery, development and registration of new pesticides have increased 68.4% in the past 10 years to an average of €189 million ($255 million), according...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/AgChem-R-and-D-Costs-Up-68-percent-in-10-Years_24981.html
February 24, 2010
SNPE (Paris) says that private equity firm Aurelius (Munich) will acquire SNPE’s fine chemicals business Isochem. The purchase price and the terms of the agreement were not...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/SNPE-Confirms-Sale-of-Isochem_24953.html
January 31, 2010
Tata Chemicals (Mumbai) recorded a more than doubling in net profits for its fiscal third quarter ended December 31, 2009 to Rs2.12 billion ($46 million) compared with the year-ago...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Tata-Chemicals-Reports-Rise-in-Third-Quarter-Profits-to-Expand-Urea-Capacity_24486.html
January 20, 2010
BASF Plant Science (Limburgerhof, Germany) and KWS SAAT (Einbeck, Germany) have announced collaboration in plant biotechnology whose aim is to develop sugar beet varieties with...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/BASF-and-KWS-Collaborate-in-High-Yielding-Sugar-Beet_24196.html
January 18, 2010
Nissan Chemical Industries (Tokyo) says it has acquired Dow AgroSciences’ global thifluzamide fungicide business and has begun selling thifluzamide and its formulations around...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/Nissan-Chemical-Acquires-Dows-Thifluzamide-Fungicide_24172.html
January 4, 2010
Gulf Petrochemical Industries Co. (GPIC; Manama, Bahrain) says it has opened its previously announced carbon dioxide (CO2) recovery plant at the company’s Sitra, Bahrain...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/fine_chemicals_biotech/agricultural_chemicals/GPIC-Opens-CO2-Recovery-Plant_23851.html
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