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Animal Pharm M&A table 2017

Featured here are the animal health mergers and acquisitions covered by Animal Pharm during 2017.

M&A Commercial

Animal Pharm Podcast #6: Who are the 50 biggest companies in animal health?

The animal health industry is an ever-changing sector with a plethora of businesses around the globe. To aid understanding of this complex sector, Animal Pharm has published a report detailing the top 50 animal health companies ranked in order of sales.

Financial Results M&A

Merger puts Ecuphar-Animalcare in best position to face Brexit

Belgian firm Ecuphar and UK business Animalcare will pose a more Brexit-proof entity following their merger, according to investment bank Panmure Gordon. 

M&A Ecuphar

Ecuphar, Animalcare set to jump into industry's top 30

Two of Europe's smaller animal health companies are set to breach the top 30 industry rankings following their recent coming together.

Financial Results M&A

Royal DSM captures compatriot feed specialist

Dutch feed additive company Royal DSM has strengthened its position in northern Europe by acquiring growing compatriot feed producer Twilmij.

Europe Netherlands

BioMar expands reach in LatAm shrimp feed market

Denmark's leading fish feed producer BioMar has expanded its reach in Latin America by completing its purchase of Ecuador's top shrimp feed firm Alimentsa.

South America Ecuador

Cargill to expand Thai output with purchase

US feed and feed additive specialist Cargill is to increase its production in Thailand after purchasing a dormant feed mill in the central part of the country.

Thailand Cargill

Phibro expands footprint in LatAm with Biotay purchase

US firm Phibro Animal Health has acquired Argentine company Biotay for an undisclosed fee. 

United States Argentina

Dopharma extends reach to custom vaccines with stake in Ripac-Labor

Dutch veterinary generics firm Dopharma has acquired shares in German vaccine specialist Ripac-Labor.

M&A Diagnostics

Consolidation has created identical leaders among manufacturers and distributors

Smaller companies in the animal health space were given cause for optimism after two experts highlighted how the industry's high rate of consolidation has produced leading companies with very similar product portfolios. 

North America United States

Neogen expands Australasia business with AGL purchase

US livestock genetics and diagnostics specialist Neogen has expanded its reach in Australasia with the purchase of Australia's leading genomic laboratory.

M&A Australia

Purchase expands Henry Schein presence in eastern US

Leading veterinary products distributor Henry Schein said it will acquire Merritt Veterinary Supplies, an independent family-owned supplier of animal health products. 

North America United States