The food and agri private equity firm has acquired a minority stake in Betânia.
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New Zealand’s avocado industry recorded its highest ever volume and value levels last season, with growing global demand attracting investors to the fruit.
The firm co-led the round in biologicals start-up NewLeaf Symbiotics alongside Otter Capital, bringing capital raised by the company to nearly $50m.
The Vietnam-focused private equity firm is selling its shares in Vietnamese crop chemicals company Loc Troi in a listing that will value the company at $200m.
The Eastern Europe-focused investor has exited Covalact after the deal with French dairy group Lactalis was approved by Romania’s competition council.
The Singapore sovereign wealth fund and the French agri-business investor were joined in their backing of the French malting business by sugar co-operative Tereos.
Equity Group Investments has acquired a stake in ILTA Grain, a Canadian processor and exporter of pulse crops backed by Tillridge Global Agribusiness Partners.
Quebec’s largest agri-business cooperative La Coop fédérée has secured a C$200m investment from a consortium of investors.
The fund should back private sector fund managers and speed the commercialization of emerging agri tech and practices in the country.
The total amount raised by the Nigeria-focused agri impact fund could hit $76m if an additional investment by Germany’s KfW Development Bank is approved.