Supplier Roundtable Examines the Future of Sourcing

Global Sourcing  Summit indiaIndian companies are on the rise. They are investing in their capacity, formulation expertise and export businesses to offer more transparency and stability for importers and distributors around the world. See how Indian companies are transforming sourcing for crop protection products during the FCI Global Sourcing Summit Supplier Roundtable, 8 December in Delhi.

Join leading companies as they discuss their strategies to gain global market share and expand products and services to the crop protection supply chain.

Supplier Roundtable panelists include:

–  S.N. Gupta, Chairman of Bharat Rasayan

–  Dharnish G. Shetty, Vice President of International Business for Rallis India

–  K.N. Singh, Vice President of International Marketing and Development for Gharda Chemicals

– Sandeep Tulshyan, General Manager of Purchasing for Indofil Industries Industries

– Keshav Anand, General Manager of Parajat Agrochemicals

Don’t miss this opportunity peer into the future of sourcing strategies with some of India’s leading companies and business leaders.

Register today, and get access to the innovative ideas you need for 2015. Other conference highlights include:

–          Global outlooks on supply, demand and use trends

–          China update on capacity, production and exports

–          Formulation innovations for future farmers

–          Trends in biological controls and seed treatments

Learn more about the FCI Global Sourcing Summit here.



Sourcing Summit Roundtable

India Looks to Gain Global Market Share

Business leaders discuss the opportunities left in the wake of sourcing disruptions from environmental changes in China.


China Agrees to Expand Market Access for U.S. Grown Apples

With this new agreement, the apple industry estimates that within two years, exports to China will reach 5 million bushels annually, a value of nearly $100 million per year.


10 Crop Protection Trends For 2015

Crop protection sales expected to be stable, but wholesale change is almost certain.


China Formulation Exports Continue to Outpace Tech

Supply disruptions did not cause price fluctuations, and Chinese companies saw flat growth on technical-grade products’ price and output.


China NATESC Forecasts Flat Crop Protection Market in 2015

With the movement of labor forces into cities, professional pest management organizations are starting to replace traditional farming practices.


Chinese Pesticide Industry Expects Growth in Glufosinate Sector

As a green alternative to paraquat, glufosinate has also proven itself to be a more efficient herbicide than glyphosate.


Sinochem International Acquires Sinochem Group’s Pesticide Assets

The integration brings control of the pesticide business under the Sinochem International umbrella.


China Approves Imports of DuPont Pioneer Soybean Variety

The Plenish soybean product is engineered to produce a healthier type of soybean oil.


Syngenta Receives Chinese Import Approval for Agrisure Viptera Corn Trait

The corn trait offers growers protection against many above-ground corn pests.


FMC Names New Director for Agricultural Solutions in Asia and President of FMC Asia

Bethwyn Todd was also elected a vice president of FMC Corporation by the Board of Directors.


Reports Suggest China Approves Syngenta’s Viptera Corn

Chinese authorities have informed some agriculture industry officials the government has approved U.S. imports of a type of genetically modified


Isagro and Rotam Enter License, Develpment, Distribution and Supply Agreement

Rotam will exclusively purchase all of its requirements of Isagro products and active ingredients directly from Isagro.


China Supply Update

Manufacturers continue to build new capacity to replace shuddered companies.


ADM Sues Syngenta Over Rejections of GMO Corn By China

More than 100 U.S. farmers and exporters have sued Syngenta for damages resulting from the Chinese rejections.


H.J. Baker Opens Tiger-Sulace Ace Plant in China

H.J. Baker invited customers to the Lianyungang Sulphur Bentonite Plant opening located at the ACE Group’s sulphur facility with a daylong special event earlier this year.


Why Glyphosate Prices Are Falling

Demand is down. Supply is stable, and buyers are more opportunistic than cyclical.


EXCLUSIVE: India and The Big Shift: Part 3

Featuring interviews with executives from Rallis, UPL, Willowood India and Krishi Rasayan.

Americas Summit

FCI Trade Summit: Formulation Science Symposium

Read about FCI's inaugural Formulation Science Symposium that took place in Las Vegas. The second Formulation Science Symposium will be held at the FCI Global Sourcing Summit, 8-9 December in Delhi.


Explosion Rocks Shandong Binnong – Reports

Shandong Binnong plays important role in China’s pesticide industry.

Latest News


Bayer CropScience Sales Rise on Latin America, Africa, Middle East

Fungicides and new products drive strong results.


Valent BioSciences Acquires Mycorrhizal Fungi Products Business

Valent BioSciences Corp., a U.S. subsidiary of Sumitomo Chemical Co., Ltd., has acquired Mycorrhizal Applications LLC, a U.S. producer of mycorrhizal fungal inoculum.

Americas Summit

FCI Trade Summit – Americas

The FCI Trade Summit – Americas is in its ninth year and continues to grow.

Australia/South Pacific

Key Crops Stand to Benefit from Discovery

Australian scientists have found a way to improve production of the Rubisco enzyme, essential to plant growth/


VRA Seeding Primed For Growth

The increasing list of products, both software- and hardware-oriented, is helping move VRA seeding’s adoption needle forward