Further to the alliance signed in 2012 with the multinational Sumitomo Corporation and the research company Nihon Nohyaku Co.Ltd, Sipcam merged its distribution networks in Europe setting up the Holding Sipcam Europe S.p.A., which operates in Italy, Spain, Portugal, Great Britain, Greece and the Benelux countries.
The majority is held by Sipcam.
Sipcam Italy was founded in 2012 as a spin-off from Sipcam S.p.A. for registration activities, development and marketing. The company has its head office in Pero, Milan and operates with an extended technical and sales organization in the marketplace. Sipcam Italy owns an experimental center where a team of agronomists tests and develop new products and formulations, confirming and improving the efficacy and the environmental compatibility. The strong settlement in the Italian market has been consolidated since the founding (in 1946) to the present, creating the conditions for development in new market segments like special fertilizers and seeds.
Sipcam has been present in the Spanish market since 1974 when Sipcam Inagra (Valencia) was established. Sipcam Iberia (Valencia) was founded in 2012 as a spin-off from Sipcam Inagra for registration activities, development and marketing. The company has a strong position across the Iberian market in the sectors of both traditional fertilizers and crop protection products and in the growing area of novel bio-stimulants.
Sipcam Portugal is an important player in the Portuguese agrochemical market since 20 years. Founded in 1990, offices in Azambuja (50 km from Lisbon) coordinates registration, marketing, distribution and development of an important product portfolio for plants’ protection and nutrition. Its values–quality, flexibility and social responsibility– have created the basis for significant growth in a competitive sector characterized by rapid and continued changes.
Sipcam UK was founded in 1983 to develop and sale products for farmers and growers in the UK and the Republic of Ireland. The technical and sales team of Sipcam UK, from the office in Royston (Cambridge) works in partnership with all the major distribution companies. A focus on development and long-term relationships with customers contributes to continuous growth and improvement in the business.
Sipcam Hellas Ltd. was established in 2002 with headquarters in Koropi (Attika). The company was established to consolidate a thirty-year presence on the Mediterranean market, specifically in Greece, Cyprus and Macedonia. Sipcam Hellas has the ability to estimate and develop new projects in regulations, technical expertise and commercial marketing.
Sipcam Benelux was founded in 2012, with headquarters in Brussels. It is the youngest subsidiary of the group. The introduction of important new products developed for Central and Northern Europe and the presence of a technical and commercial team has resulted in an important sales growth.
In the remaining European markets (France, Germany, Bulgaria, Romania / Balkans, Hungary, Czech Republic, Poland), Sipcam presence is developed through the organization of Sumi Agro Europe Ltd
, where Sipcam has a minority shareholder position with the japanese company Nippon Soda
Research . The majority is held by Sumitomo Corporation