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Nov 24, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta updates on Accelerating Operational Leverage program

- Broad-based actions in Commercial, R&D and Global Operations - Targeted savings of $265 million in 20151 - Delivering...

Oct 16, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta Third quarter 2014: sales $3.0 billion

- Integrated sales up 3 percent[1], with growth in all regions - ELATUS™ orders exceed $200m in first nine months - Full...

Sep 29, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta appoints new Chief Operating Officer

 Syngenta today announced that John Atkin, Chief Operating Officer, will retire from the company at the end of 2014. He will be succeeded by...

Sep 19, 2014, 01:00 ET

The Good Growth Plan on track one year after launch

- Global network of over 3,500 farms established to measure productivity - First independently-audited data to be published in March...

Jul 23, 2014, 01:01 ET

New PLENE for commercial planting of sugar cane in Brazil

- Exclusive access to innovative CEEDS™ technology - Step change in planting speed and quality - Complements PLENE Evolve...

Jul 23, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta 2014 Half Year Results

- Sales $8.5 billion, up 1 percent: up 4 percent at constant exchange rates - Late start to North American season reduced crop...

Jun 17, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta and Anheuser-Busch InBev enter malting barley collaboration

 Syngenta and Anheuser-Busch InBev (AB InBev) announced today a partnership to secure the sourcing of high-quality malting barley, the key raw...

Apr 29, 2014, 08:30 ET

Syngenta Annual General Meeting

At the Annual General Meeting of Syngenta AG held on April 29, 2014, the 861 shareholders representing 48.48% of the total shares approved all the...

Apr 16, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta First quarter 2014: sales $4.7 billion

- Strong start to European season - Ongoing emerging market growth - North American season delayed by weather - On track...

Apr 09, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta in cellulosic fuel collaboration to increase ethanol plant productivity

- Collaboration to use new process to make cellulosic ethanol from corn kernel fiber - Technology to be marketed in combination with...

Apr 08, 2014, 01:00 ET

The second Syngenta Photography Award call for entries

BASEL, Switzerland, April 8, 2014 - Competition explores global challenges through compelling images - The Award theme is...

Apr 07, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta acquires leading Italian durum wheat seed company

BASEL, Switzerland, April 7, 2014 - Access to expertise, facilities and prime varieties grown on 330,000 hectares - Expansion of...

Mar 25, 2014, 09:15 ET

Syngenta Announces Successful CHF 750 Million Bond Issues

 Syngenta today announced the successful issue of CHF 750 million in Swiss domestic bonds. This issue comprises a CHF 350 million Swiss...

Mar 24, 2014, 12:00 ET

Syngenta Announces Successful EUR 750 Million Eurobond Issues

 Syngenta announced today the successful issue of EUR 750 million in Eurobonds. This issue comprises a EUR 500 million Eurobond with...

Mar 19, 2014, 02:00 ET

Syngenta publishes 2013 Annual Report

Syngenta today announced that its 2013 Annual Report is now available at www.syngenta.com/ar2013. The 2013 Annual Report consists of the following...

Mar 03, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta Launches Breakthrough Solution for Soybean Rust

- ELATUS™ fungicide receives regulatory approval in Brazil - Delivers outstanding control of soybean rust disease -...

Feb 14, 2014, 01:00 ET

Filing of 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F

 Syngenta announced that the 2013 Annual Report on Form 20-F has been filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. The document is...

Feb 05, 2014, 01:00 ET

Syngenta 2013 Full Year Results

On track to meet growth objectives - Sales $14.7 billion, up 3 percent; up 5 percent at constant exchange rates - Integrated sales up...

Jan 08, 2014, 01:00 ET

Management announcement

 Syngenta announced today that Robert Berendes, Head Business Development, will be leaving the company at the end of the first quarter to...

Dec 17, 2013, 01:00 ET

Syngenta to sell US fresh produce business

 Syngenta announced today that it has signed an agreement to sell its Dulcinea Farms business ("Dulcinea") to Pacific Trellis Fruit LLC...