Syngenta and DuPont partner to develop new fungicide solutions

14 May 2013 10:26  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Swiss agrochemicals group Syngenta and US-based DuPont will partner to develop new fungicide solutions, the companies said on Tuesday.

Under the agreement, Syngenta receives rights for foliar and soil uses on all crops in North America and for lawn and garden uses globally. Syngenta also obtains rights on certain crops for seed treatment and for the development of foliar, as well as soil uses on certain crops outside of North America.

DuPont, on the other hand, gains sole access to Syngenta’s Solatenol for mixture with DuPont's picoxystrobin fungicide on soybean and other crops in Brazil.

The agreement is subject to approval from the authorities

By: Yaw Min Jie
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