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Bayer CropScience AG
ー a new company, but nevertheless with extensive experience in the field of crop protection. Bayer CropScience is a merger of the relevant business groups of Bayer AG with the crop protection business of Aventis.
Closing of Aventis CropScience
CropScience ready for launch
Among the top companies in the world market / Forecasted growth above the industry average
The new Bayer CropScience subgroup, formed through the merger of Bayer's Crop Protection Business Group with Aventis CropScience SA, will begin operating on June 4, 2002. The industry's new number two company is thus being given the green light following a thorough examination by the antitrust authorities. The European Commission approved the acquisition in April, and the United States Federal Trade Commission (FTC) gave the go-ahead on May 30. Closing of the EUR 7.25 billion deal on June 3 marks the biggest acquisition in Bayer's history.
CHEMICAL WEEK 2003/9/5
Bayer CropScience Intends to Overtake Syngenta
Bayer CropScience says it intends to overtake Syngenta to become the leading agchems producer by 2006.
It is not interested in further large acquisitions following last year's purchase of Aventis CropScience, however, he says.