Syngenta AG Chief Executive Officer Erik Fyrwald sees the imminent $43 billion Chinese takeover of the Swiss company as a timely moment to gain a powerful benefactor just as a host of antitrust reviews triggers an abundance of acquisition opportunities.
U.S. Justice Department lawyers have sought out farmers who are opposed to Bayer AG’s $66 billion takeover of Monsanto Co., potentially creating a stumbling block to what would be the biggest ever merger in the global seed and crop-chemicals industry. Read moreRead More »
Sumitomo Chemical Company, parent company of Valent, recently entered an agreement with DuPont Crop Protection, a business unit of DowDuPont Agriculture Division, for the development, registration and commercialization of seed treatment technology globally. Read moreRead More »