AMERICAN VANGUARD CORPORATION (NYSE:AVD) Files An 8-K Other EventsItem 8.01 Other Events
On September12, 2017, American Vanguard Corporation issued a press release announcing that its wholly-owned subsidiary, AMVAC Netherlands BV, was purchasing Grupo Agricenter, a distribution company based in Central America. That release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated by reference herein in its entirety.
The information contained in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including the Exhibit attached hereto, is being furnished under Items 8.01 and 9.01 and shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), or incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, except as shall be expressly set forth by specific reference in such a filing.
Item 8.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
AMERICAN VANGUARD CORP ExhibitEX-99.1 2 d456789dex991.htm EX-99.1 EX-99.1 Exhibit 99.1 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE American Vanguard Expands Latin American Presence by Acquiring Grupo Agricenter Newport Beach,…To view the full exhibit click
About AMERICAN VANGUARD CORPORATION (NYSE:AVD)
American Vanguard Corporation (AVD) 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 CV (AMVAC CV), AMVAC Netherlands BV (AMVAC BV) and Envance Technologies, LLC (Envance). The Company, through AMVAC, develops and markets products for agricultural, commercial and consumer uses. The Company 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.