Vilmorin & Cie acquires the companies SURSEM and GENEZE (South America. Field Seeds)
Vilmorin & Cie has just finalized the acquisition of two independent South American companies, Sursem (Argentina) and Geneze (Brazil). The two companies breed, produce and distribute mainly hybrid corn seeds, but also wheat, sunflower and soybean seeds. With this acquisition, Vilmorin & Cie has crossed a new important threshold in the internationalization of its Field Seeds business, with significant reinforcement of its organization and its commercial positions in South America in major crops.