Nichino America, Inc. announced an agreement with Engage Agro Corporation (Guelph, Ontario), which will expand its U.S. business into Canada.

Under this agreement Engage Agro will register, market, and sell fenpyroximate, flutolanil, tolfenpyrad, and buprofezin products.

“This is the first opportunity for Nichino America to expand its business outside the United States, and this is an exciting alliance for us. We have a product portfolio of excellent chemistry, and this agreement will allow us to offer crop protection solutions in the Canadian marketplace,” says Jeffrey Johnson, president of Nichino America, Inc.

Ray Chyc, President of Engage Agro Corp. adds, “We are excited to be working with Nichino America in bringing new products and technology to growers across Canada.”

With current development activities underway, Engage Agro anticipates the first commercial launches to begin in 2014.