Syngenta AG Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Chemicals Company

Syngenta AG has acquired 9 companies of its own, including 3 in the last 5 years. A total of 1 acquisition came from private equity firms. It has also divested 5 assets.

Syngenta AG’s largest acquisition to date was in 2006, when it acquired Conrad Fafard for $134M. Syngenta AG has acquired in 5 different US states, and 4 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include agriculture (45%) and chemicals (12%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity14
    • M&A Buy Activity9
    • M&A Sell Activity5
  • Total Sectors Invested 6
  • Total Countries Invested 4
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 7
  • M&A Advisors 1

Syngenta AG

Schwarzwaldallee 215,
Basel, 4058
Switzerland,
www.syngenta.com

Syngenta is a global provider of chemicals and herbicides to enhance crop yields. Syngenta was formed in 1999 and is based in Basel, Switzerland.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '15 '16 '17 '18 '19 '20 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 7 - 1 - 1 - 9
vol $220M $220M
Sell (0.4/yr) # 3 - 2 - - - 5
  14

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
N.S.T. New Science Technologies Ltd. 2019-09-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Nicosia, Cyprus · about.cropio.com
Nidera B.V. 2017-11-06 - Divestiture
Rotterdam, Netherlands · www.nidera.com
Syngenta AG - Herbicide & Fungicide Products 2017-08-23 - Divestiture
Basel, Switzerland
Syngenta AG - Sugar Beet Seeds 2017-06-09 - Divestiture
Basel, Switzerland
Syngenta - Triticale business 2015-10-22 - Divestiture
, United States
Ag Connections LLC 2015-10-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Murray, Kentucky · www.agconnections.com
deVGen NV 2013-01-28 - Add-on Acquisition
Ghent, Belgium · www.devgen.com
Sunfield Seeds, Inc. 2012-11-20 - Add-on Acquisition
Chico, California · www.sunfieldseeds.com
Pasteuria Bioscience, Inc. 2012-09-19 86M USD Add-on Acquisition
Alachua, Florida · www.pasteuriabio.com
Conrad Fafard, Inc. 2012-06-12 - Divestiture
Agawam, Massachusetts · www.fafard.com
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Business Unit M&A

Company Acquired Add-On/Sale Date #
Syngenta Seeds, Inc.    - Sensako Pty Ltd. 2020-08-17 1
Minnetonka, Minnesota Bethlehem, Israel · www.sensako.co.za
Syngenta Crop Protection LLC    - Herbicide Assets of Norflurazon - Syngenta 2015-02-11 1
Greensboro, North Carolina · www.syngentacropprotection.com , United States
Syngenta Seeds, Inc.    - Ameriseed LLC 2009-01-08 2
Minnetonka, Minnesota Boise, Idaho
Syngenta Seeds, Inc.    - Syngenta Dry Bean 2009-01-08 1
Minnetonka, Minnesota , United States

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Agriculture 4 (44%) - 2 (40%) -
Chemicals 1 (11%) 134M (61%) 3 (60%) -
Food 1 (11%) - - -
Internet Software and Services 1 (11%) - - -
Life Science 1 (11%) 86M (39%) - -
Software 1 (11%) - - -
Total 9 $220M 5 -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 6 220M 3 -
  California 2 - - -
  Massachusetts 1 134M 1 -
  Kentucky 1 - - -
  Iowa 1 - - -
  Florida 1 86M - -
Switzerland - - 2 -
Belgium 1 - - -
Cyprus 1 - - -
Netherlands 1 - - -
Domestic - - 2 (40%) -
Cross-border 9 (100%) 220M (100%) 3 (60%) -
Total 9 $220M 5 -

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Canaccord Genuity Corp.
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 1 $134M
< $100M 1 $86M
TOTAL $220M
Largest Conrad Fafard, Inc.
$134M (2006-07-10)

M&A Connections

Deals %
Acquired from
PE Firm(s)
50%
1 50%
Strategic(s)
50%
1 50%
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
5 100%

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