February 24, 2018 5:04 PM ET


Company Overview of Syngenta AG

Company Overview

Syngenta AG, an agribusiness company, engages in the crop protection, seeds, and lawn and garden markets worldwide. It discovers, develops, manufactures, and markets crop protection products, such as herbicides for corn, cereals, soybean, and rice; fungicides for corn, cereals, fruits, grapes, rice, soybean, and vegetables; insecticides for fruits, vegetables, and field crops; and seed care, primarily in corn, soybean, cereals, oilseeds, and cotton. The company is also investing in abiotic stress management and biocontrol solutions. In addition, it produces and markets seeds and plants, which are developed using genetics and related technologies; and offers approximately 200 product lines an...

Schwarzwaldallee 215

Basel,  4058


Founded in 1999

27,600 Employees


41 61 323 1111

Key Executives for Syngenta AG

Chief Executive Officer
Age: 58
Chief Financial Officer
Age: 48
President of Global Crop Protection, EAME, LATAM & APAC
Age: 56
President of Global Seeds - North America & China
Age: 44
North America Region Director & President of Syngenta Seeds
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2017.

Syngenta AG Key Developments

Syngenta Reports Earnings Results for the Year of 2017; Provides Earnings Guidance for the Year 2018

Syngenta AG reported earnings results for the year of 2017. For the year, the company’s sales were $12.65 billion against $12.79 billion a year ago. EBITDA margin maintained at 21% before provision for MIR 162 Corn Litigation settlement. Free cash flow $1.7 billion before acquisitions & ChemChina transaction outflows compared to $1.4 million. For the full year 2018, with company’s focus on bringing innovation and value to customers along with working capital and productivity improvement efforts, the company expects low single digit growth in sales and continued strong free cash flow generation.

Syngenta AG Files Form 15

Syngenta AG has announced that it has filed a Form 15 with the Securities and Exchange Commission to voluntarily deregister its American Depositary Shares, each representing one-fifth of a common share, nominal value CHF 0.10 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.

Syngenta Presents at Procurecon Facilities 2018, Jan-22-2018 09:10 AM

Syngenta Presents at Procurecon Facilities 2018, Jan-22-2018 09:10 AM. Venue: Fort Lauderdale Marriott North, 60 North Andrews Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States. Speakers: Michael Fernandez, Indirect Procurement Manager - Capital Projects; Engineering; Facilities; Waste; Utilities and Real Estate.

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