Entering the attractive precision agriculture market
Nordson Corporation has completed the acquisition of the ARAG Group and its subsidiaries (“ARAG”). ARAG is a global market and innovation leader in the development, production and supply of precision control systems and smart fluid components for agricultural spraying.
The completion of the transaction follows the Company’s June 26, 2023, announcement that it had entered into an agreement to acquire the business. This acquisition will expand Nordson’s core dispense capabilities into the precision agriculture end market.
ARAG is the specialist for components accessories and solutions the crop protection equipment as well as Precision agriculture with a broad product portfolio ranging from fluid systems sprays valves and nozzle holders to computer monitoring systems the company has subsidiaries in Australia Argentina Brazil and the US from where it serves more than 1,500 customers in over 100 countries.
Nordson Corporation is an innovative precision technology company that leverages a scalable growth framework to deliver top tier growth with leading margins and returns. The Company’s direct sales model and applications expertise serves global customers through a wide variety of critical applications. Its diverse end market exposure includes consumer non-durable, medical, electronics and industrial end markets. Founded in 1954 and headquartered in Westlake, Ohio, the Company has operations and support offices in over 35 countries.