Profile: American Vanguard Corp (AVD.N)
21 Nov 2017
American Vanguard Corporation (AVD), incorporated on January 2, 1969, operates as a holding company. The Company conducts its business through its subsidiaries, AMVAC Chemical Corporation (AMVAC), GemChem, Inc. (GemChem), 2110 Davie Corporation (DAVIE), Quimica Amvac de Mexico S.A. de C.V. (AMVAC M), AMVAC Mexico Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada (AMVAC M Srl), AMVAC de Costa Rica Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada (AMVAC CR Srl), AMVAC Switzerland GmbH (AMVAC S), AMVAC do Brasil Representacoes Ltda (AMVAC B), AMVAC C.V. (AMVAC CV), AMVAC Netherlands BV (AMVAC BV), Envance Technologies, LLC (Envance), AMVAC Singapore Pte, Ltd (AMVAC Sgpr) and Huifeng AMVAC Innovation Co. Limited (Hong Kong JV). AMVAC is a specialty chemical manufacturer that develops and markets products for agricultural, commercial and consumer uses. It manufactures and formulates chemicals for crops, turf and ornamental plants, and human and animal health protection. These chemicals, which include insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, growth regulators and soil fumigants, are marketed in liquid, powder and granular forms.
AMVAC owns and/or operates the Company's domestic manufacturing facilities and is also the parent company (owns 99%) of AMVAC CV. AMVAC manufactures, formulates, packages and sells its products in the United States. GemChem sells into the pharmaceutical, cosmetic and nutritional markets, in addition to purchasing key raw materials for the Company. DAVIE owns real estate for corporate use only. Envance has the rights to develop and commercialize pesticide products and technologies made from natural oils in global consumer, commercial, professional, crop protection and seed treatment markets.
American Vanguard Corp
4695 Macarthur Ct
NEWPORT BEACH CA 92660-1882
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- BRIEF-American Vanguard Q3 earnings per share $0.14
- BRIEF-American Vanguard expands Latin American presence by acquiring Grupo Agricenter
- BRIEF-American Vanguard's unit acquires certain herbicide and fungicide products from Syngenta in Mexico
- BRIEF-American Vanguard's subsidiary AMVAC Chemical signs non-binding memorandum of understanding with Trimble
- BRIEF-American Vanguard reports Q2 earnings per share $0.15