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Aug. 7, 2019

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As the second largest agrochemical market in South America, Argentina generated US$2.46 billion in sales in 2018. 
 
Due to highly concentrated nature of the agrochemical market in Argentina, the total revenues of top ten companies account for 75% of market share. Most of these companies are multinationals, with only three being local companies. 
 
Despite this, local companies still occupy leading positions in the market. According to the ranking list in the “Top 10 Argentine Local Agrochemical Companies” published by AgroPages, the revenues of these ten local companies account for 27% of the overall market.
 

The magazine, titled, “2019 Latin America Focus,” published by AgroPages, also released the rankings of the top ten local agrochemical companies in Brazil, Mexico, Colombia, Peru, Paraguay and Chile. You are welcome to download the digital magazine to check the details.

 
Company Profile of Argentine Local Agrochemical Companies

Atanor S.A. is a leading manufacturer of chemicals, petrochemicals and polymers in Argentina, and is the largest producer and exporter of agrochemicals in Latin America, especially herbicides. Most of the company's chemical products are used in manufacturing its agrochemicals.

Atanor is the only company in the world that manufactures all three main types of herbicides: 2,4-D acids, triazines, and glyphosate . The company sells its products to around 2,000 customers, many from abroad. It is a subsidiary of Iowa-based Albaugh Inc.

Email: cmussegaard@albaugh.com.ar
Website: https://albaugh.com.ar

Red Surcos is a locally-owned Argentinean company, supported by a team of over 250 experts who ensure the highest levels of innovation, development, production and commercialization of inputs for the farming sector on a daily basis.

Red Surcos has the necessary resources to supply its entire commercial network, comprising 20 warehouses and a large distribution network located in strategic localities in Argentina. Its products are also present in the markets of Uruguay, Paraguay, Bolivia and Colombia, through commercial offices and dealers.

Email: scalvo@redsurcos.com
Website: https://www.redsurcos.com
 
Agrofina is dedicated to developing, producing and distributing crop protection products. Agrofina studies, selects and combines the best global technologies and adapts them to local needs. It is also the only company in the region that can develop its own technologies and synthesize formulations in-house.

Agrofina has developed an extensive sale and distribution network throughout Argentina's agricultural regions. Its products are stored in strategic locations, to fulfill orders on time and provide constant support to its clients. Agrofina is an active participant in the international market, with a presence in Latin American, African and Middle Eastern countries.

Email: jfranke@agrofina.com.ar
Website: www.agrofina.com.ar
 
Founded in 1992, Argentine Cooperatives Association (ACA) comprises 150 agricultural cooperatives, which, in conjunction with 50,000 farmers, are essential parts of the Argentinean agricultural chain, and key players in the country’s marketing input and crop sectors.

ACA offers a wide range of herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and adjuvants for extensive crop protection. From its industrial facility in Campana, ACA formulates its quality products while complying with environmental rules and respecting licensing agreements. ACA is a company that offers forward-looking solutions to its farmers.

Email: dedominici@acacoop.com.ar
Website: www.acacoop.com.ar
 
Agros is an Argentinean company that can interpret the needs of Argentinean farmers and provide them with the most efficient crop production solutions. Agros began in Resistencia, Chaco, in 1977, when Luis Calvo founded CIAGRO, a family-run business dedicated to the commercialization of agricultural inputs.

Agros has a catalogue of over 50 products, made under the strictest quality standards and with over 40 years of experience, which the company is renowned for.

Agros’ goal is to help Argentinean farmers produce more efficiently in a sustainable manner and with maximum commitment to the environment.

Email: contacto@grupoagros.com
Website: www.grupoagros.com
 
Rizobacter is an Argentine company and a leader in agricultural microbiology. It studies, improves and commercializes innovative solutions for producing crops around the world.

The company works in over 30 countries through its main products, which are inoculants, therapeutic seeds, adjuvants and fertilizers, and is continuing to expand to new frontiers.

Rizobacter assists producers around the world through the latest technologies, from improving sowing techniques to obtaining higher yields required for producing healthy and nutritious food.

The company has been present on farms since 1977, with a production model that is committed to preserving natural resources and ensuring the health and wellbeing of the communities it serves.

Email: info@rizobacter.com
Website: https://www.rizobacter.com
 
YPF Agro is the internal sales channel of YPF, which, through its centers around the country and its distribution network, delivers a wide range of supplies and services directly to the public. It also helps agricultural producers, SMEs and entrepreneurs to finds appropriate products and develop their business, while providing technical support and the necessary advice to solve their needs.

Email: YPF@ypf.com
Website: www.ypf.com
 
GLEBA S.A. is an ANASAC holding company with over 70 years experience in Argentina, which develops quality products and services and ensures innovation in crop protection and pest control.

GLEBA creates solutions and provides value to customers, by diversifying their portfolio with different business units:
• Crop Protection
• Plant Nutrition
• Formulation for Third Parties
• Environmental Health
• Garden and Home

Through professionalism, technology and commitment, GLEBA positions itself as a strategic partner of its clients.

Email: info@gleba.com.ar
Website: https://www.gleba.com.ar
 
Founded in 2000, Lanther Quimica is a company created and managed by specialists in chemical formulations used in agriculture.

Through an expert professional team providing technological support and utilizing the latest technologies and experience gained through years of work, the company pays attention to every detail, from conception to application to monitoring of outcomes.

The company manufactures quality products while ensuring that they meet the demands of the market.

Email: administracion@lantherquimica.com.ar
Website: http://www.lanther.com.ar
 
Chemotecnica, which was founded in 1943, primarily manufactures products for human health and agriculture. It later added adhesives to its product portfolio.

The company’s industrial plant, which is located on an 11 hectare site covering an area of 12,400 m2, is one of the first companies of its kind in Latin America. It specializes in the synthesis of active ingredients, the production of veterinary drugs, and the formulation of crop protection products, as well as other products for environmental health.

Email: info@chemotecnica.com
Website: https://www.chemotecnica.com
 
 
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