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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.

Conference Calls

Date: Friday, April 11, 2014
Time: 12:00 pm ET / 9:00 am PT
Purpose: Business Update Conference Call
Speakers: Eric Wintemute, Chairman and CEO and David T. Johnson, CFO
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In the News

April 10, 2014
AMERICAN VANGUARD EXPECTS ELEVATED INVENTORY LEVELS IN THE AG CHEMICAL DISTRIBUTION CHANNEL TO AFFECT FIRST QUARTER 2014 PERFORMANCE
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD) today announced that elevated channel inventories, arising primarily from weather conditions in the Midwestern United States, will affect its first quarter 2014 financial performance.
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March 4, 2014

AMVAC Chemical Corporation Introduces XPEDIENT™ FC™
Liquid Corn Soil Insecticide Provides Secondary Pest Control
AMVAC Chemical Corporation, a subsidiary of American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), has introduced XPEDIENT FC corn soil insecticide to provide corn growers convenient and affordable secondary pest control.
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March 10, 2014
AMERICAN VANGUARD DECLARES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND
American Vanguard Corp. (NYSE:AVD) announced that its Board of Directors has declared a $0.05 cash dividend payment to be distributed on April 18, 2014 to shareholders of record as of April 4, 2014.
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February 27, 2014
AMERICAN VANGUARD REPORTS FOURTH QUARTER & FULL YEAR 2013 RESULTS

Full-Year Revenue up 4% – Despite Delayed Purchasing Trend Caused by Unfavorable Weather
American Vanguard Corporation (NYSE:AVD), today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended December 31, 2013.
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