Monsanto Announces New Roundup Distribution Agreement

3/6/2013

Sinochem to serve as Exclusive Roundup Distributor in Australia and New Zealand

Monsanto Company today announced a new agreement that makes Sinochem Australia the future exclusive Roundup distributor in Australia and New Zealand.

Sinochem has been Monsanto’s Roundup distributor in China and the Philippines for the past several years.

“Sinochem has been an excellent global partner and we believe they will do an outstanding job serving our customers in Australia and New Zealand through this new agreement,” said Mike Frank, Monsanto’s International Row Crops and Global Vegetable Business Lead. “We know from experience they share our commitment to a quality product and customer service, and look forward to demonstrating that to our customers.”

Sinochem may begin distributing Roundup products in Australia and New Zealand on a non-exclusive basis on June 1. From September, Sinochem will serve as the exclusive distributor for Roundup products in Australia and New Zealand.

 

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