MUMBAI, India (January 14, 2014)– Arysta LifeScience Corporation recently launched VITALUS®,
a new biostimulant, in the Indian market. VITALUS is based on plant extracts; is rich in naturally
occurring nutrients; and enhances the reproductive activity of plants, resulting in considerable
improvement in the quality and quantity of yield. This is the second product manufactured by Arysta
LifeScience Mexico to be introduced in India; it follows the successful launch of PILATUS® root
stimulant in 2013.
“The biostimulant category of products has seen a dynamic development in India,” said Rajat
Thakur, Vice President, Marketing and Sales, Arysta LifeScience India. “VITALUS is a
complementary addition to our biostimulant portfolio that also includes PILATUS, which already has
good acceptance among farmers.”
“VITALUS is labelled for a wide range of crops including fruits, vegetables, cotton and pulses. Its
performance in various crops has been evaluated in Indian fields throughout past growing seasons.
CAPTION: Arysta LifeScience launches VITALUS® biostimulant. Pictured left to right are: Rajat Thakur, VP Marketing &
Sales; NT Ramesh Kumar, Branch Manager; Basvaraj Linga Reddy, Area Manager; Abhijit Patil, Product Manager; and
Garvit Gupta, Product Manager. Photo courtesy of Arysta LifeScience.
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About Arysta LifeScience Corporation
Headquartered in Tokyo, Japan, Arysta LifeScience is one of the world’s largest privately held crop
protection and life science companies with 2012 revenues of JPY131.7 billion (US$1.6 billion). An
entrepreneurial provider of crop protection and life science products in more than 125 countries
worldwide, Arysta LifeScience specializes in marketing and distribution of respected crop protection
brands and life science products that meet the needs of our global partners. More information on
the company is available at: www.arystalifescience.com.
Global Communications Manager
Arysta LifeScience Corporation