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Date：May. 13, 2019 Category：Companies
Agrochemical firm UPL Friday said it has acquired 26.75 per cent stake in Allfresh Supply Management for Rs 9.24 crore in an all-cash deal.
Date：Mar. 29, 2019 Category：Markets
As many as ten thousand smallholder farmers in Andhra Pradesh will soon get benefit from the introduction of sustainable irrigation products & practices, under ...
Date：Mar. 20, 2019 Category：Companies
Kaveri Seeds, today announced the commencement of its corn cob drying facility at Molangur - Karimnagar in Telangana.
Date：Mar. 13, 2019 Category：Companies
The Bombay High Court has directed Hyderabad-based Nuziveedu Seeds Ltd (NSL) to deposit Rs 138 crore in the court towards payment of its dues to biotechnology c...
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
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
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
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
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...