The Carr Group in New Zealand has announced that is has acquired Elders New Zealand for an undisclosed sum. 

Carr Group Managing Director, Craig Carr said the opportunity to return Elders to Kiwi ownership was exciting for both companies. “Bringing together two strong agri-businesses under one New Zealand entity will not only expand our footprint within New Zealand but also across the global marketplace where we currently operate and export to more than 40 countries.”

Elders New Zealand is an iconic rural services company operating throughout New Zealand, with trading relationships and operations across the globe. At Elders New Zealand the focus is to deliver leading edge products and services that will add value to the farming business.

Elders New Zealand currently employs over 250 people, servicing clients with a package of products and services including on-farm advisory, farm supplies, seed production, insurance, livestock and wool marketing options.