Large-Cap Agricultural Chemical Stocks

U.S. Exchanges

List of Publicly Traded Large-Cap Agricultural Chemical Companies Listed on U.S. Exchanges

Agricultural chemicals play a critical role in helping farmers and growers increase their crop yields, protect their crops and provide higher quality foods. There are three main fertilizers: nitrogen, phosphate and potash, which are vital nutrients to crop development.

  • Nitrogen – Plant nourishment, speeds plant growth and key component in chlorophyll
  • Phosphate – Early crop development, root development and aids in photosynthesis
  • Potash – Plant growth and protection

Some of these large-cap companies mine and produce all three of these key nutrients while others focus on only one or two. There are also chemical companies that manufacture and distribute a wide-range of herbicides, insecticides and fungicides which growers use to protect their crops.


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Agricultural Chemicals: Large-Cap Stocks

Agrium Inc. (AGU) (Canada:  Potash, Nitrogen and Phosphate)

Monsanto Company (MON) (Seeds and Traits; Crop Protection)

Mosaic Company (The) (MOS) (Potash and Phosphate)

Potash Corporation of Saskatchewan Inc. (POT) (Canada: Potash, Nitrogen and Phosphate)

Syngenta AG (SYT) (Switzerland – Herbicides, Insecticides and Fungicides)

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