The Italian company Società Chimica Larderello (SCL), recently announced the acquisition of Quimicos Essiod, an Argentina based producer of chelates and chelating agents.
Major Egyptian fruit producer PICO has announced a significant expansion of table grape and stone fruit production for 2015, while the company has begun shipments of newly added crops to EU markets.
Israeli water sector giant Netafim has been selected to partake in a $60 million micro-irrigation project in the southwestern Indian state of Karnataka, the company announced on Tuesday. The project, which will span 12,000 hectares of land and help 6,700 farmers with small plots in 22 villages, aims to increase their crop production capacity and improve their standard of living, according to Netafim. In doing so, the farmers will also be able to save about 50 percent of their water consumption, the company added.
A comprehensive process analysis was implemented in K+S KALI GmbH in the past months in order to make the company even more flexible and high-performing by means of further organizational development and with modern business processes.