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

UsernamePublicRestriction
UsernamePublicRestriction

FMC forms Argentine jv Ruralco

FMC has formed a joint venture with agrochemical dealers in Argentina. An FMC subsidiary will own 50% of new agrochemical distribution company Ruralco Soluciones (Rosario). The partners are “well established agrochemical dealers previously associated with Argentine agricultural inputs distributor Agropecuaria del Litoral”, FMC notes. FMC will manage the company’s financial operations, while its own products will continue to be sold through its existing distributors. The US company’s agricultural products group president Milton Steele says the deal tallies with FMC’s plans. “Ruralco fits well with our Vision 2015 strategy to expand our reach in rapidly developing economies, and will allow FMC to accelerate its growth and market access in Argentina's $1.7 billion crop protection market, the second largest in Latin America,” he says. Vision 2015 rules out transformational acquisitions in favour of alliances among other goals ( Agrow No 604, p 5).

Advertisement

Topics

What to read next

Advertisement
UsernamePublicRestriction

Register

AG005012

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

Cancel