Agrow is part of the Business Intelligence Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC’s registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use. Please do not redistribute without permission.

Printed By


Nufarm warns of first-half loss

Continuing low prices for the herbicide, glyphosate, have prompted Nufarm to issue a profit warning ahead of the release if its first-half results for fiscal 2010 at the end of March. The company expects to have recorded a loss of some Aus$40 million (US$36 million at the current rate) in the six months ended January 31st 2010. Some Aus$33 million (US$30 million) of the loss relates to glyphosate trading impacts, says Nufarm managing director Doug Rathbone. The company posted an operating net profit after tax (NPAT) of some Aus$65 million (US$59 million at the current rate) in the first half of fiscal 2009 ( Agrow No 565, p 8).



What to read next




Ask The Analyst

Please fill in the form below to send over your enquiry or check the Ask The Analyst Page to find out more about the service

Your question has been successfully sent to the email address below and we will get back as soon as possible. my@email.address.

All fields are required.

Please make sure all fields are completed.

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please make sure you have filled out all fields

Please enter a valid e-mail address

Please enter a valid Phone Number

Ask your question to our analysts