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American Vanguard Corporation

American Vanguard Corporation is a diversified specialty and agricultural products company focusing on crop protection, turf and ornamental markets, and public health applications. The Company has continued its successful strategy of acquiring or licensing both new and well-established product lines that serve numerous high valued market niches. New product development and international expansion also provide an additional stimulus for growth. Through skillful marketing, diligent product registration, quality manufacturing, American Vanguard has positioned itself to capitalize on developing trends in modern agriculture. American Vanguard will continue to meet the needs of a world demanding ever-increasing quantities of agricultural products for human food, animal feed, natural fibers and alternative fuels.
 
American Vanguard’s subsidiary, AMVAC Chemical Corporation, develops, manufactures and markets effective agricultural and commercial products for crop protection, non-agricultural and public health applications. AMVAC’s product development capabilities include new product acquisition and/or licensing for U.S. domestic sales and worldwide product distribution. AMVAC operates four manufacturing facilities in the U.S. that provide flexible production of high-quality products with an excellent record of safety and regulatory compliance. AMVAC also maintains a very robust product registration function that has successfully maintained the intellectual property value of the company’s portfolio.

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November 2, 2015 Press Release
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), today announced financial results for the third quarter and nine-month period ended September 30, 2015. 
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November 2, 2015 Press Release
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), today announced that its wholly-owned subsidiary, Amvac Chemical Corporation, has licensed Scepter-based herbicide products from BASF Corporation for use in the United States and its territories.
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September 8, 2015
Looking East: A Conversation with AMVAC COO Bob Trogele
Bob Trogele is a person you meet that you don’t soon forget. He puts you at ease, focuses on you entirely and happily talks basketball to the curious who have googled his background – or guessed it by his tall stature.
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July 30, 2015
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), today announced financial results for the second quarter and six-month period ended June 30, 2015.
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July 21, 2015
American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) announced two changes in its business development and marketing functions. First, effective July 31, 2015, Glen D. Johnson, Senior Vice President and Director of Business Development for the company’s principal operating subsidiary (AMVAC)…
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June 8, 2015
American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) announced the results of its 2015 Annual Shareholders’ Meeting held on June 3, 2015. All three ballot measures that appeared in the Company’s 2015 proxy passed, including (i) re-election of eight nominees…
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April 30, 2015
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), today announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. 
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April 29, 2015
American Vanguard Acquires Global Bromacil Herbicide Business Assets from DuPont Crop Protection

American Vanguard Corporation and DuPont Crop Protection today announced that AMVAC C.V., the Netherlands-based international subsidiary of American Vanguard, has acquired the DuPont global Bromacil herbicide business assets. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed.
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April 6, 2015 

American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), through its international subsidiary AMVAC Netherlands B.V., today announced the acquisition of Adama Agricultural Solutions Ltd.'s European Nemacur® insecticide/nematicide business assets.
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Conference Calls
Date: Monday, November 2, 2015
Time: 4:30 pm ET / 1:30 pm PT
Purpose: American Vanguard 3Q'15 Conference Call
Speakers: Eric Wintemute, Chairman and CEO, David T. Johnson, CFO and
Bob Trogele, COO
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