Verdant Capital continues to be highly active in the fertiliser & agri-inputs sector in Africa in 2016, following in 2015 the sale of Greenbelt Fertiliser to Yara, and the acquisition of an agri-chemicals packaging business in South Africa for global market leaders, Ipackchem Group of France.
Verdant Capital achieved a top 15 ranking in the M&A league tables for Africa in 2015 published by DealMakers following their annual awards dinner in Johannesburg last week.
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