纽波特海滩，加利福尼亚 - 2017年9月12日 - 美国先锋公司（NYSE：AVD）今天宣布，其全资子公司AMVAC荷兰BV，将获得了Grupo Agricenter加强在拉美地区的商业，技术和发展格局。亚博娱乐官网亚博娱乐官网AMVAC已经在拉美农业部门的主要参与者超过十年，已成为线虫段的作物如香蕉和菠萝的领导者。了Grupo Agricenter，多种作物保护产品在七个中美洲和加勒比国家的一个行之有效的总代理，此次收购将显着扩大AMVAC的产品和服务在该地区。亚博娱乐官网
Eric Wintemute, Chairman & CEO of American Vanguard Corporation, parent company of AMVAC Netherlands BV commented, “We are pleased to be strengthening our Latin American presence through the acquisition of Grupo Agricenter. The breadth of their portfolio, commitment to customer service and in-depth experience in multiple markets complement our own business approach. This acquisition will not only advance AMVAC’s international expansion but will also enhance our successful track record of providing important solutions to farmers throughout the region. This newly acquired platform has enjoyed annual sales of $50+ million in the recent past, and we expect to build upon that foundation going forward.”
总经理Gerardo苏亚雷斯AMVAC一家像亚博娱乐官网nted, “We have found in Grupo Agricenter an enterprise with significant market presence in terms of products, suppliers, crop sectors served, and human capital. We are very confident that this company’s skillset will continue to benefit current and future suppliers and customers and will facilitate AMVAC’s ability to expand our participation in the dynamic and competitive LATAM market.”
Both parties have announced October 2, 2017 as the official closing date for this transaction. The terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.
About Grupo Agricenter
Grupo Agricenter is a leader in agricultural solutions with presence in seven countries in the Central American and Caribbean regions. It is the first company certified as carbon neutral in its category of business, possesses a proactive and dynamic team, a successful commercial platform, and a well consolidated program of Corporate Social Responsibility.
In addition, Grupo Agricenter has developed its own line of products, including Greenplants, and maintains relationships with key partners such as Adama, BASF, Decco, FMC, Rotam and Syngenta, among others. Its business model is based on three fundamental pillars: research and development (LIFE), a committed professional team, and a commercial platform that includes personalized attention and high quality products.