Syngenta AG is a global provider of agribusiness products and solutions. The company's major products include herbicides, insecticides and fungicides, and field crop, vegetable, and flower seeds. The company was a result of the de-merger of Novartis agribusiness from Novartis AG and of Zeneca agrochemicals business from AstraZeneca PLC. The businesses combined in November 2000 to form Syngenta. The company's combined major research and manufacturing operations are located in over 20 countries around the world. Syngenta's business divides generally into three segments: crop protection, seeds, and plant science.
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