Syngenta Pakistan is a subsidiary of Syngenta Participations AG, Basel, Switzerland incorporated in year 2000. Since then, the company is playing a vital role in improving the agricultural production through innovative products and farm advisory services. The principal activities of the company comprise of formulation, repacking, marketing and distribution of agricultural products including Seeds. It currently employs 323 permanent and around 700 temporary support staff. In 2012, the crop protection and seed business got integrated globally to provide complete crop solutions to growers. The product portfolio comprises of insecticides, herbicides, fungicides and hybrid seeds covering all major crops ranging from cotton, wheat, rice, corn, fruits, vegetables, sunflower, etc. The company distributes the products through an exclusive franchise network called "Nayasavera" and is currently operating through 66 centers spread across Pakistan.