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Date：Feb. 6, 2019 Category：Viewpoint & Interview
UPL has been growing at a CAGR of about 15%, whereas the industry has been growing at about 4-4.5%. Vikram Shroff, Executive Director, Sameer Tandon, Director-I...
Date：Jan. 24, 2019 Category：Companies
BASF India Limited
Agrochemical firm BASF India Wednesday reported a net loss of Rs 38.37 crore for the quarter ended December 2018.
Date：Jan. 14, 2019 Category：Markets
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI) estimates the size of the Indian agrochemical industry to double to $8.1 billion by 2025.
Date：Jan. 8, 2019 Category：Companies
Gharda Chemicals Limited
Global private equity funds KKR & Co and Blackstone Group and two local companies, Godrej Agrovet and American private equity fund TPG Capital backed United Pho...
Date：Dec. 24, 2018 Category：Companies
Jaidev Shroff, Global CEO, UPL, firmly believes that synergy points from the Arysta deal will flow in the next 23-36 months. He told ETNow that its presence in ...
Date：Dec. 11, 2018 Category：Markets
The new trade policy for agriculture, which aims to double India’s farm exports to more than $60 billion by 2022, will give a fillip to agro trade and industry...
Date：Nov. 21, 2018 Category：Companies
CROPIN TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS PVT LTD
Agriculture startup CropIn Technology Solutions has raised Rs 58 crore ($8 million) in series-B funding from Chiratae Ventures, formerly known as IDG Ventures I...
Date：Oct. 8, 2018 Category：Markets
India chemical industry is expected to grow at around 9 per cent per annum to reach USD 304 billion by FY25, from USD 163 billion in FY18, a report said.
Date：Aug. 31, 2018 Category：Markets
Basmati grown in Punjab this year is likely to witness a major reduction in use of pesticides and fungicides that lead to rejection of export consignments from ...
Date：Jul. 10, 2018 Category：Companies
Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), the world’s second-largest sovereign wealth fund, is set to invest $1 billion to acquire a 20% stake in UPL Corporation,...
Date：May. 24, 2018 Category：Companies
Kaveri Seed Company Ltd.
India's largest listed hybrid seed maker Kaveri Seed Company (KSCL), which sealed a compromise deal with global seed giant Monsanto for BT cotton technology, ha...
Date：May. 14, 2018 Category：Markets
Cotton season in Punjab is off to a sluggish start, with seed companies reporting low demand for BT cotton seeds, the variety that accounts for most of the cott...
Date：Apr. 30, 2018 Category：Companies
UPL on Friday posted 0.67 per cent year-on-year fall in consolidated profit at Rs 736 crore for the quarter ended March 31. It had posted a profit of Rs 741 cro...
Date：Apr. 4, 2018 Category：Companies
Crystal Crop Protection Limited
India’s Crystal Crop Protection Ltd has bought three seed brands from Swiss agribusiness Syngenta AG, for an undisclosed amount, the agrochemical company said.
Tags:Crystal Crop Protection
Date：Mar. 26, 2018 Category：Markets
The domestic vegetable seeds industry is likely to double its size to around Rs 8,000 crore in the next five years driven by growth in adoption of hybrid seeds,...
Tags:Fruits and Vegetables
Date：Mar. 14, 2018 Category：Markets
India agriculture ministry looks to finalise the Pesticide Management Bill 2017 in the next three months even as almost all stakeholders from industry to farmer...
Date：Feb. 20, 2018 Category：Markets
The Indian agrochemical industry expects an uptick in export revenue next fiscal after suffering slowdown in two successive fiscals caused by lower usage of agr...
Date：Jan. 29, 2018 Category：Markets
According to analysts, the Budget ahead would mark more allocations towards rural, agriculture and allied sectors. They see a rise in minimum support price (MSP...
Date：Jan. 26, 2018 Category：Companies
Agro-chemical major UPL on Thursday posted 25.32 per cent jump in its consolidated net profit at Rs 579 crore in the third quarter of the 2017-18 fiscal.
Date：Jan. 25, 2018 Category：Markets
Agrochemical firms hope for a better performance in the third quarter of this financial year than in the previous two quarters due to good rainfall ahead of the...