Source: Becker Underwood

Becker Underwood has acquired Biological Control Products (Pty) Ltd (BCP). BCP is a leading company in South Africa for solid-state fermentation of fungal products. The terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

"The addition of BCP gives us manufacturing capability for a wide range of fungal products, a sales office for promotion of existing Becker Underwood products, and a new range of biorational products that we can now take to the rest of Africa and to our other global businesses," said Peter Innes, CEO of Becker Underwood.

The acquisition now extends Becker Underwood's global reach to 12 locations in nine countries over five continents. 

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