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UPL acquires Arysta LifeScience from Platform Specialty Products Corporation for $4.2 billion

February 2019

Jones Day advised UPL Limited ("UPL"), a leading global generic agrochemical company based in India, in connection with its subsidiary, UPL Corporation Limited’s, US$4.2 billion acquisition and related $3 billion term financing of Arysta Lifescience Inc. (“Arysta”), a global provider of crop protection solutions, including bio-solutions and seed treatment, from NYSE listed Platform Specialty Products Corporation (“Platform”). This makes UPL the world’s fifth-largest crop-protection company, behind Bayer, DuPont, Syngenta, and BASF.

For additional information about this matter, please contact: Karthik Kumar, Dennis Barsky, Sushma Jobanputra

Client(s): UPL Limited