Sinochem Holdings’ life science business consists of agrochemicals and animal nutrition business.
Our life science segment is mainly operated by Syngenta Group, a world market leader in crop protection, the third largest seed company in the world, a fertilizer market leader, and a leading agricultural services provider in China. Headquartered in China, Syngenta Group draws strength from its four business divisions, which are Syngenta Crop Protection headquartered in Switzerland, Syngenta Seeds headquartered in the United States, ADAMA headquartered in Israel, and Syngenta Group China, and provides industry-leading products and integrated solutions for customers worldwide, with annual sales of more than $28 billion and nearly 50,000 employees. Syngenta Group strives to transform agriculture through breakthrough products and technologies, plays a vital role in increasing the crop yield for farms and farmers, and develops agriculture in a sustainable way.
Among them, Syngenta Crop Protection and Syngenta Seeds are world-class agrochemical high-tech enterprises, comprising a comprehensive portfolio of world’s most advanced genomics, bioinformatics, crop transformation, marker-assisted breeding and patent pesticides development and formulation processing technology, and boasting a cumulative R&D investment of $14+ billion and 10,000+ patents in the past decade.
As the world’s leading off-patent crop protection player, ADAMA boasts the world’s richest portfolio of non-patent active ingredients, producing a wide range of crop protection products with unique mixtures.
Syngenta Group China takes the largest market share in seeds, crop protection, and crop nutrition in China. With the aim of establishing the biggest modern agricultural service platform (MAP), it has built up 500+ MAP centers, secured partnership with 200+ enterprises to jointly foster a digital agricultural service ecosystem, and enabled farmers to directly link to suppliers and consumers through connecting end-to-end.
In the animal nutrition market, Adisseo manufactures additives and nutritional solutions for animal feed. Methionine, vitamins and biological enzymes and other main products help upgrade feed supply in livestock and poultry farms around the world, providing better nutritional ingredients for animals to digest and grow. Furthermore, natural environment can be protected by reducing the waste generated from livestock and poultry farms. Adisseo ranks second in the global methionine market.