Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL) recently said that under a strategic alliance, it will form a joint venture with China's state-owned Yunnan Yuntianhua Group Co. Ltd. and also acquire a 15 percent stake in the Chinese chemicals company. The actions as part of ICL's efforts to bolster its global phosphate business.
The demand of high quality Iperen Water Soluble NPK’s increased rapidly in the recent years. To keep up with this growth, the production capacity in the acclimatized factory near the port of Rotterdam has now expanded. “While executing the Masterplan, our aim was more than just entering the top 3 of production capacities in Europe. Our main objective was to produce more innovative products with specific additives and to further improve the on-line packaging and printing facilities” according Erik van den Bergh, CEO of van Iperen International.
VALLEY, Nebraska, USA (Nov. 21, 2014) — The European Irrigation Association (EIA) awarded Valmont® Irrigation the 2014 Agriculture Gold Award for its Valley® Variable Rate Irrigation product. Valmont is the manufacturer of the Valley brand of irrigation equipment.
Albaugh, LLC and Italpollina USA, Inc. recently announced a long-term strategic collaboration to deliver microbial seed treatment solutions for the US Seed Treatment Market. In the agreement, Albaugh, LLC will have the exclusive rights to develop, commercialize and distribute Italpollina seed treatment technology in the US.
Platform Specialty Products Corporation (NYSE:PAH) ("Platform"), a global specialty chemicals company, has recently acquired Arysta LifeScience Limited ("Arysta"), a leading global provider of crop solutions with expertise in agrochemical and biological products, from a company backed by the Permira funds for approximately $3.51 billion, subject to regulatory approval.