After approving for United States’s registration, Jiangsu Fengdeng Crop Science Ltd
is currently preparing for the registration for propiconazole 95% technical, propiconazole 41.8% EC and tebuconazole 97.7% technical in Canada.
Jiangsu Fengdeng Crop Science disclosed to AgroPages that the company also sent 3 registration applications to the Canadian Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) in August 2015 for registration of propiconazole 95% technical, in January 2016 for registration of tebuconazole 97.7% technical, and in June 2016 for registration of propiconazole 41.8% EC. It is expected that these registration applications will be approved in the second half of 2017. Furthermore, preparation to register tebuconazole 430g/L SC has been completed, and an application for registration will be submitted to PMRA next month.
Propiconazole and tebuconazole belong to broad-spectrum systemic triazole fungicide, of which propiconazole 41.8% EC is registered mainly for application to almond, banana and plantain, beet, berry, carrot, celery, barley, oat, rye, corn, peanut, pecan, pistachio, pineapple, rice, hazelnut, sorghum, soybean, sugarcane and nut for prevention and control of leaf blight, leaf spot, powdery mildew, rust, dry rot, brown rot, blossom blight and anthracnose. Tebuconazole 430g/L SC is registered mainly for prevention and control of rust disease existing on asparagus, soy, barley, wheat, bean, cereal, cotton and sunflower, powdery mildew and gummy stem blight on melon vegetable, as well as onion white rot and rust, vegetable and fruit early blight, cabbage leaf spot and white rot, litchi anthracnose and leaf spot on okra, peanut and walnut.
Jiangsu Fengdeng Crop Science is a prime manufacturer of propiconazole and tebuconazole. The company has an annual propiconazole technical production volume of 1,500 tons and formulation of 2,000 tons, as well as an annual tebuconazole technical production volume of 1,000 tons and formulation of 1,500 tons. While working on registration of production in Canada, Jiangsu Fengdeng Crop Science remains very active in seeking cooperation with customers in the Canadian market to build its market distribution to support its sales operation once registration is approved.