Arysta Southern Africa

The Sub-Saharan headquarters of Arysta LifeScience Southern Africa, based in Durban, South Africa, is structured to offer a wide range of quality products, formulation facilities and agronomic services throughout South Africa as well as in Southern and East Africa. These include:

  • a marketing and technical division
  • sales and field services
  • supply chain, warehousing and administration
  • extensive liquid and granular formulation facilities.

During the past two years, a total of 25 new registrations were obtained in South Africa together with 25 further registrations in countries such as Zimbabwe, Zambia, Kenya and Tanzania.

The current Arysta LifeScience product range consists of an extensive portfolio of more than 200 herbicides, insecticides, fungicides and nutrition products as well as an adjuvant range necessary to provide effective wetting and sticking agents for these products.
The international structure of Arysta LifeScience gives access to some of the latest technology and new molecules which are currently produced in Japan and other Asian countries as well as new products from Europe and the Americas.

Product Sales and field services

Arysta LifeScience South Africa is the leading supplier offering cost effective solutions for crop protection and yield enhancement.
The sales and field services of Arysta LifeScience crop protection solutions are managed by regional managers throughout Southern and East Africa, responsible for servicing the accredited Dealerships and their Field Agents, and supported by technical experts.
These Dealerships, together with their Field Agents provide Arysta LifeScience with a business footprint of some 80 % of the total potential agricultural chemical markets in the entire region.
This business model provides Arysta LifeScience with a substantial overall market share in the regions in which they operate and a dominant market share in certain selected market segments such as sugarcane and maize.
Arysta LifeScience is also dominant in the supply of specialized chemicals to the Industrial and Range Management markets, providing technical expertise and products to Municipalities, Railways and roads as well as for bush control in the extensive savannas of Africa. The supply of suitable products for the control of alien vegetation is a key element in this area of operation.

……meeting the Growing demands of the farmers of Africa

Africa is fast gaining a reputation as the new region of world economic growth potential.
Apart from it’s incredible mineral wealth and natural resources of water, forest and rangeland, Africa is developing as an agricultural hub of enormous potential with the future ability to help feed an ever-increasing world population. Agriculture is now the engine for economic growth in Africa.
Arysta LifeScience is fully aware of this situation and is strategically deployed to assist the new Farmers of Africa with a comprehensive range of life science products to enable them to realize their ambitions.

Our strong commitment to Africa, our wide product range, our dealer network and our field services combine to offer a comprehensive agricultural chemical service to the farmers of Africa.