FMC/Actagro Asia Pacific deal
FMC has entered into a development and distribution deal with US company Actagro (Biola, California). It will become the exclusive marketer and distributor of Actagro's soil and plant health products in the Asia Pacific region. The companies will also work closely together to develop products to meet regional needs. "The technology and unique product line that Actagro brings is a synergistic addition to the FMC portfolio of products and services," says Robert Trogele, president of FMC Asia-Pacific. Actagro sells fungicides, plant stimulants and soil amendments based on the mineral, leonardite.