M/16/039 – Goldcrop / Croplink

Transaction details

The proposed acquisition by Goldcrop Holdings Limited of sole control of Croplink (Ireland) Limited has been cleared by the Competition and Consumer Protection Commission.

Notification date Decision date
Friday August 12, 2016 Wednesday, September 21, 2016
Parties Involved Business activities
Goldcrop Holdings Limited

Distribution of Seed including Grass Seed, Cereal Seed, other Agri Seed, Vegetables, and Flowers. Also Agri Chemicals, Crop Packaging, Agri Hardware and Amenity Products.

Croplink (Ireland) Limited

Distribution of Agri Chemicals in the categories Herbicide, Fungicide, Insecticide, Growth Regulator, Trace Element and Adjuvant.

Economic sector Media merger
Agricultural products No
Submissions from third parties due by:
Phase 1 Phase 2
Tuesday, August 30, 2016
Current status: Completed
Cleared (Phase 1)
Authorised Officer Assigned Contact Details
Barry O'Donnell

Tel: (+353)1 470 3696 E-mail: barryodonnell@ccpc.ie

Media enquiries: MKC Communications: 01 7038600

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