Fertilizers: Disagro Buys Abonos del Pacífico

The Guatemalan Disagro has announced the purchase of the shares of Pacific Fertilizers, dedicated to the import and marketing of agricultural fertilizers, with operations in Costa Rica and Panama.

Monday, November 23, 2015

It has been reported that the Guatemalan firm announced the acquisition on November 20, and it is subject to consideration by the Commission for the Promotion of Competition (COPROCOM) in Costa Rica.

"... In a statement, it was explained that Disagro has over 40 years of being in the market for the supply of fertilizers and other agricultural products in the region. It currently has activities in 11 ports in Central America, southern Mexico and Colombia, 12 production plants making fertilizers and one agrochemicals production plant. "

Nacion.com reports that "... In Costa Rica, Disagro said that it is developing a new business model through which it can offer local farmers products and services which are innovative, differentiated and high value, but not did not give further details. "

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