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    Published on May 9, 2013

    Crystallization Conference 2013  Science for Business CropWorld India 2013 to Focus on Integrated Strategies for the Crop Industry!MUMBAI: UBM India’s 4th Annual CropWorld is scheduled to be held in Mumbai on  16th and 17th  July 2013. In tradition with the past three years rapport, this global platform will continue to bring together over 200+ key decision makers from the agrochemical, seed, agribusiness, bio-fertiliser and bio-pesticides industry, this year also. With the background of rising food security concerns in India, this gathering of industry professionals, government, non-government organisations, farmer associations and research scientists will address key challenges in the agricultural industry in India.

    With the agrochemical industry expected to double its current size to USD 5 billion by 2017, the prospects are looking bright for the crop protection industry. In light with the growing markets, Mr. KR Venkatdri, COO, Rallis India will be speaking about how to increase profitability by optimising product mix for the domestic and international trends at this forum.

    With increasing approvals for registrations, Indian agrochemical industry is looking at a newer pace of registrations. To further clarify the regulatory landscape, Dr. AV Dhuri, Vice President, Excel Crop Care would be discussing requirements to ensure smooth filing and test compliance of agrochemicals.

    Keeping pace with the global scenario, the crop production industry in India is booming with the total seed production to grow by 53% by 2013. Dr. Arvind Kapur, CEO, Rasi Seeds will be providing insights on increasing crop yield through genetic modification and biotechnology to enhance food production at this conference.