Salt Lake City, Utah and Campinas, Brazil June 3, 2013–Cytozyme Laboratories, Inc. announced that it has signed a distribution agreement with FMC Química do Brasil Ltda., a subsidiary of U.S.-based FMC Corporation. Under the terms of the agreement, FMC Química do Brasil will serve as the exclusive distributor of Cytozyme’s leading nutritional and plant health solutions in Brazil.
“We are excited to begin working with FMC in Brazil, reach new customers through FMC’s deep market access, and learn even more about the plant nutrition and health needs of Brazilian farmers,” said Eric Baughman, CEO of Cytozyme. “Our aim is to grow with the rapidly expanding Brazilian market by offering innovative products that enhance growers’ productivity and profitability.”
Commenting on the new relationship between the two companies, FMC Latin America President Antonio Zem said, “We are pleased to offer Cytozyme’s products to farmers in Brazil. They complement our current crop protection products and enable FMC to offer an even more comprehensive portfolio of solutions. This is an exciting first step into plant health and nutrition, a very large and fast-growing market in Brazil.”
Mr. Roger Tripathi, Managing Director of Marketing & Sales said through his mission statement, “We are extremely pleased to have the opportunity to work with FMC as partners and contribute to food safety, food security and sustainability in agriculture. We are confident that under this partnership we will use the strength of each partner and stakeholder to ensure a ‘win-win’ for all, mainly the better ROI for our farmers. Cytozyme is committed to sustainable food production through innovation, for offering complete nutritional crop Solutions, through optimizing expression of plant genetic potential, bringing science and technology to the forefront, by collaborating and building partnerships with growers and other stakeholders, world wide.”###
For over 40-years, Cytozyme has been committed to feed the world responsibly by delivering high performance, proven soil-to-shelf crop solutions using innovative technology and rigorous quality controls. Based in Salt Lake City, Utah, Cytozyme is trusted by progressive growers around the world. Feet-on-the-farm expertise is provided through its industry-respected leadership, a global network of in-country expert managers and select retail distributors. For more information, visit: www.cytozyme.com.