BASF to directly distribute crop protection products in Australia

23 January 2013 03:01  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--German chemicals major BASF said on Wednesday it will directly distribute its range of crop production products in Australia effective 1 March 2014 following the expiry of a distribution agreement with Nufarm.

The BASF product portfolio has been distributed in the Australian market by Nufarm subsidiary Nufarm Australia and Crop Care since 2004, the company said in a statement.

“To invest further in our portfolio of innovations for sustainable agriculture in Australia, we have taken the strategic decision to re-enter the market in our own right,” said Raman Ramachandran, senior vice president, BASF crop protection Asia Pacific.


By: Nurluqman Suratman



AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly

ICIS news FREE TRIAL
Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index