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Arysta LifeScience to Be Sold in Billion-Dollar Deal

West Palm Beach, FL-based Platform Specialty Products Corp. announced it has agreed to sell Arysta LifeScience, its Agricultural Solutions segment, to crop protection supplier and producer UPL Corporation Ltd. The deal, which is reported to be $4.2 billion all-cash, will create what is expected to become the fifth largest crop protection company in the world.

 

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