FMC Corporation (FMC) is a global chemical company that specializes in agricultural, industrial, and consumer markets. The company was originally founded as the Bean Spray Pump Company in 1883 by John Bean in Los Gatos, California. Over the years, FMC Corporation has diversified and expanded its operations through mergers, acquisitions, and strategic investments.
FMC Corporation’s business is mainly focused on agricultural solutions, which include crop protection products like insecticides, herbicides, and fungicides. These products are developed to enhance crop yield and quality by protecting plants from pests, diseases, and weeds. The company also invests in research and development of biologicals and precision agriculture technologies to help improve crop productivity and environmental sustainability.
FMC Corporation operates globally, with its products reaching more than 75 countries. The company’s headquarters are located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. FMC serves a diverse range of industries, including agriculture, food and beverage, pharmaceuticals, and specialty chemicals.