12 October 1999
AHP shake-up and agrochem sale
AMERICAN Home Product has announced a restructuring of its poorly performing agrochemicals division, which it intends to sell.
It is expected to be worth about $5 billion (£3bn). Rival pharmaceutical giants AstraZeneca and Novartis are also trying to dispose of their agrochemical arms.
- AHP shares slide after revenues hit, FWi, 21 July 1999
- Poor spray sales humble AHP, FWi, 03 June 1999
- AHP could spin off agrochem business, FWi, 14 October 1998
- Financial Times 11/10/99 page 32 (Lex)