Acquisition of Botanical Resources Australia Group, a major supplier of pyrethrum-derived insecticidal compounds

November 22, 2017 Sumitomo Chemical has acquired 82.9% of shares in Botanical Resources Australia Pty Ltd and its affiliated companies (the BRA Group) from the shareholders and made the BRA Group, a major supplier of [...]

Sumitomo Chemical and Nufarm Extend Global Collaboration

November 17, 2017 Sumitomo Chemical has agreed with Nufarm Limited, a leading crop protection company in Australia, to extend their global collaboration agreements. In April 2010, Sumitomo Chemical entered into a strategic business tie-up with [...]

Enhancing Customer technical support for expanded sales of feed additive methionine in Central and South America

October 17, 2017 Sumitomo Chemical has decided to set up animal feed analysis capabilities anew at the Latin America Research Center, operated by its Group company Sumitomo Chemical Brazil, which will provide technical support services [...]

Sumitomo Chemical Annual Report 2017

This fiscal year, Sumitomo Chemical has adjusted the positioning of its annual report and CSR Report, reorganizing them as an integrated report, which is Sumitomo Chemical’s new Annual Report. With the aim of communicating its [...]

New agricultural Research Center starts operation in the U.S. Midwest

September 21, 2017 Valent U.S.A. LLC, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Sumitomo Chemical, has completed construction and started operation of a new field testing station, the Midwest Agricultural Research Center, in the US state of Illinois. [...]

Sumitomo Chemical and Bayer agree to collaborate on new fungicidal mixtures in Brazil

June 27, 2017 Sumitomo Chemical Company, Limited and Bayer announced today that the companies have reached a new agreement on the development of fungicidal mixture products aimed at controlling soybean diseases in Brazil. These products [...]