Tessenderlo Group announced on May 4th that its business unit Tessenderlo Kerley International will make an investment in France. Upon receiving the necessary permits, it will begin construction of a Thio-Sul® (ammonium thio-sulphate / ATS) manufacturing plant at Borealis’ Grand Quevilly site in Rouen, France.
Aquatrols Corporation of America (“Aquatrols”), the leading provider of surfactant and other technologies used to optimize soil-water-plant interactions, announced on May 4th its recent alliance with Rural American Fund (“RAF”), an independent investment fund located in Chicago, Illinois focused on companies in ag-related businesses. For 60 years, Aquatrols has been a leader in developing and supplying products to help growers manage their water resources more effectively. Aquatrols will be the first platform investment in RAF’s second fund, Rural American Fund II, L.P.
The US based manufacturer of agricultural specialty products BRANDT is expanding in Asia by establishing its Chinese office in Beijing and signing two distributors to carry its advanced, high-performance foliar micronutrient products.
During a press conference at the recent Chinese Water Soluble Conference in Haikou Hainan, Van Iperen International signed a Joint Venture in China.
Lindsay Corporation, one of the world’s largest exporters and marketers of center pivot and lateral move irrigation systems, has opened a new facility in Çorlu, Turkey in anticipation of long-term growth of the global pivot market.