Syngenta agchem sales up 3% in Q3
Syngenta's crop protection sales went up by 2.8% to $2,372 million in the third quarter of 2014 compared with the same period last year. The rise was a similar 3% at constant exchange rates (CER). Integrated sales including crop protection and seeds were up by 2.5% (+3%) to $2,829 million. Prices across all products moved up 3% while volumes were unchanged. Excluding sales of the herbicide, glyphosate, which is being deliberately reduced in order to improve profitability, integrated sales increased by 5%.