FMC Corporation Chooses Denmark for New European Headquarters
Denmark American FMC Corporation has announced that it will establish a European regional headquarters and research facility in Horsholm, a suburb of Copenhagen, Denmark.
The new center will be located at the Scion DTU Science and Technology Park in Horsholm, approximately 25 kilometers north of Copenhagen. It will bring together employees who currently work at sites throughout Europe and the U.S, including employees in research, sales, marketing, regional management, finance, supply chain, human resources and related functions.
"Denmark is a well-known center for food and bioscience research with an exceptional workforce," said Pierre Brondeau, FMC president, CEO and chairman.
"It is a country known for its strong labor force and quality of living. We look forward to bringing these important technology and commercial jobs to Horsholm, while maintaining our manufacturing and associated support activities in Ronland, Denmark."
FMC Corporation is a specialty company serving agricultural, industrial and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products. In 2014, FMC had annual sales of approximately $3.3 billion from continuing operations.
FMC acquired Danish Cheminova in April 2015, which had sales of DKK 6.8 billion in 2014. FMC employs approximately 7,000 people throughout the world.