Agrium, Inc.

13131 Lake Fraser Drive SE,
Calgary, Alberta T2J 7E8
Canada,
(403) 225-7000
www.agrium.com

Agrium Inc. is a major Retail supplier of agricultural products and services in North and South America, a leading global Wholesale producer and marketer of all three major agricultural nutrients.

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.6/yr) # 6 - - - 2 1 9
vol $6.5B $25M $6.5B
Sell (0.2/yr) # 1 - 1 - - - 2
vol $85M $85M
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Largest United Agri Products, Inc.
$2.7B (2007-12-07)
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Largest Agrium - Turf and Ornamental Business
$85M (2014-05-09)

According to our data here at Mergr, Agrium has acquired 9 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 2 assets.

Agrium’s largest acquisition to date was in 2007, when it acquired United Agri Products for $2.7B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2014, when it sold Agrium - Turf and Ornamental Business to Koch Agronomic Services for $85M. Agrium has acquired in 3 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include retail (45%) and distribution (34%).

When analyzing the agriculture sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 35 agriculture companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, and 4 have acquired at least 5 companies. The most prolific strategic agriculture acquirer over the past 3 years is Beijing Shihui Agricultural Development Co, with 4 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the agriculture sector over the past 3 years is Paine Schwartz Partners with 2 platform acquisitions.

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