Agriculture and Food - Brazil
The Netherlands is the second largest agricultural exporter in the world, behind the United States. A small country that feeds the planet, thanks to the efficiency, productivity and constant innovation of its agriculture, creating added value in a sustainable way. Its motto is circular agriculture.
Pest and disease control
Koppert, a Dutch biologicals company, will invest R $ 25 million in research and development, plant maintenance and acquisitions. In 2020, it estimates an increase of 40%, with the greatest demand for sustainability.
Plant growth promotion
The Dutch family group De Heus, one of the largest animal feed companies in the world, reinforces its position in the Brazilian animal nutrition market through the acquisition of Cerrado Animal Nutrition located in the central region of Goiás. De Heus expects to earn R$ 450 million in 2020, which would place it among the eight animal nutrition companies in Brazil.
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