China’s top formulators up 12% in 2013
Sales for China’s top 30 agrochemical formulation companies increased by 11.6% to Yuan 12,130 million ($1,948 million at the current rate), reports the China Crop Protection Industry Association (CCPIA). The CCPIA has revealed some statistics from its as-yet-unreleased 2014 ranking of China's top 30 formulators. Each year's ranking is based on the previous year's agrochemical sales. The ranking, which is in its third year, only includes companies whose main business is the sale of pesticide formulations.