BAYER CROPSCIENCE LIMITED

230 CAMBRIDGE SCIENCE PARK, MILTON ROAD, CAMBRIDGE, CB4 0WB

Company Number: 00218826
Incorporation date: 08-Jan-1927
Status: Active
Entity type: Private Limited Company

SIC codes:
46750 Wholesale of chemical products





SUMMARY

This company is 97.5 years old and is currently active. It is controlled by multiple entities. The latest reported revenue figure is GBP 207.5 million which is down -20% on the previous year. The company has 3 active officers (directors or partners) who are or were officers of 3 other companies. The company has no public disputes filed on the Business Disputes Register. There is one court case involving the company that we are aware of.


FINANCIALS (BETA)

Next accounts due: 30-Sep-2024
Accounts Filed: FULL (31-Dec-2022)


P&L Financials:
Year end Currency Revenue Operating profit Interest Received Interest Paid Tax Net Profit GBP
31-Dec-2019 GBP 207,538,000 8,207,000 10,275,000 1,281,000 1,351,000 2,417,000
31-Dec-2018 GBP 246,291,000 14,093,000 317,000 1,870,000 1,778,000 10,762,000
31-Dec-2017 GBP
31-Dec-2016 GBP 5,465,000
31-Dec-2015 GBP 297,748,000 12,670,000 165,000 3,053,000 2,230,000 7,552,000
31-Dec-2014 GBP 337,459,000 26,791,000 142,000 56,000 6,046,000 24,331,000
31-Dec-2013 GBP 315,066,000 17,930,000 54,000 926,000 4,833,000 11,325,000
31-Dec-2012 GBP 307,613,000 22,542,000 153,000 523,000 2,681,000 4,308,000


Balance Sheet Financials:
Year end Currency Cash Current Assets Current Liabilities Debt Share Capital Premium Reserve Retained Earnings Net Assets
31-Dec-2019 GBP
31-Dec-2018 GBP 1,000 82,178,000
31-Dec-2017 GBP
31-Dec-2016 GBP 57,000 186,765,000 -202,704,000
31-Dec-2015 GBP 139,000 153,711,000 186,765,000 -135,027,000 51,738,000
31-Dec-2014 GBP 171,000 152,703,000 32,266,000 186,765,000 47,634,000
31-Dec-2013 GBP 245,000 141,562,000 27,357,000 186,765,000 -130,948,000 55,817,000
31-Dec-2012 GBP 74,000 167,193,000 66,358,000 1,253,000 168,765,000 14,591,000

VALUATION EVENTS (BETA)

Year end Currency % Equity Sum raised Pre-Money Valuation* Post-Money Valuation* Enterprise Value**
31-Dec-2019 GBP inf% -1,000 1,000 0 500
31-Dec-2017 GBP inf% -186,765,000 186,765,000 0 93,354,000
31-Dec-2013 GBP 9.64% 18,000,000 168,765,000 186,765,000 178,232,000
* Average valuation during the period
** Estimated based on average Cash and Debt levels during period

DISPUTES

No disputes filed on www.disputesregister.org

COMPANY SECRETARY


Status Name Appointed on Resigned on Occupation Nationality All apointments
(active/resigned)
Active Colin Andrew BARKER 08 Apr 2015 24 Jun 2024 1 - 0
Resigned Mark Alistair WILKINSON 31 Dec 2006 16 Apr 2018 British 0 - 22
Resigned Martyn Robert Arthur HARGRAVES 03 Jul 2000 31 Dec 2006 Company Secretary British 0 - 20
Resigned Martyn Robert Arthur HARGRAVES 31 Dec 2006 British 0 - 20

DIRECTORS


Status Name Appointed on Resigned on Occupation Nationality All appointments
(active/resigned)
Dissolved companies
(rate)
Active Nils Jonas BAUER 15 Mar 2022 Director German 2 - 00 (0.0%)
Active Ramon Antonio, Dr PAYANO BAEZ 22 Sep 2021 Director German 3 - 00 (0.0%)
Active Vinit Rajesh JINDAL 13 Aug 2021 Chief Financial Officer Indian 3 - 00 (0.0%)
Resigned Marion Christine MCPHERSON 01 Jul 2020 15 Mar 2022 Country Divisional Head British 0 - 30 (0.0%)
Resigned Sreeparna Arun KURDIKAR 19 Jul 2018 21 Jul 2021 Chief Financial Officer American 0 - 30 (0.0%)
Resigned Lars Friedrich BRUENING 22 Aug 2017 22 Sep 2021 Director German 0 - 40 (0.0%)
Resigned Michael Simon MUNCEY 22 Feb 2017 01 Jul 2020 Director British 0 - 20 (0.0%)
Resigned Joerg Martin ELLMANNS 22 Feb 2017 30 Sep 2018 Senior Vice President North West Europe German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Alexander, Dr MOSCHO 31 Jan 2014 31 Aug 2017 Director German 0 - 31 (33.3%)
Resigned Louise Jane HEMINGWAY 14 Jan 2014 29 Apr 2022 Head Of Development & Regulatory Affairs British 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Darren Tony BROWN 15 Oct 2013 09 Apr 2015 Manager British 1 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Bernd Harald NAAF 31 Jan 2013 04 Feb 2014 Regional Head Europe/Middle East/Africa German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Liam CONDON 01 Dec 2012 02 Mar 2015 Manager Irish 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Peter John, Dr BRAIN 31 Aug 2012 08 Dec 2014 Head Of Development British 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Ute BOCKSTEGERS 09 Feb 2012 19 Jul 2018 Chief Financial Officer German 0 - 125 (41.7%)
Resigned Stephen David PATTERSON 01 Aug 2011 10 Nov 2013 Head Of Marketing British 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Stephen Richard WAITE 01 Aug 2011 09 Feb 2012 Director British 0 - 148 (57.1%)
Resigned Timothy Paul GREEN 17 Nov 2010 31 Aug 2012 Site Manager British 0 - 30 (0.0%)
Resigned Achim NOACK 30 Sep 2010 31 Jan 2013 Director German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Sandra Elizabeth PETERSON-BUENGELER 30 Sep 2010 30 Nov 2012 Director American 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned David JONES 07 Jul 2010 01 Nov 2010 Site Manager British 0 - 20 (0.0%)
Resigned Andrew ORME 01 Jan 2007 20 Sep 2016 Director British 0 - 72 (28.6%)
Resigned Martin Scott DAWKINS 03 Jul 2006 04 Oct 2016 Company Director British 0 - 239 (39.1%)
Resigned Friedrich BERSCHAUER 26 May 2004 30 Sep 2010 Director German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Lambert COURTH 24 Feb 2003 03 Jul 2006 Managing Director German 0 - 186 (33.3%)
Resigned Joachim, Dr SCHNEIDER 02 Dec 2002 01 Jan 2007 Director German 0 - 61 (16.7%)
Resigned Wolfgang WELTER 01 Jun 2001 30 Sep 2010 Chemist German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Michael Gerard O'BRIEN 31 Jan 2001 30 Jan 2004 Accountant Irish 0 - 72 (28.6%)
Resigned Bertrand MEHEUT 31 Dec 2000 03 Jun 2002 Director French 0 - 41 (25.0%)
Resigned Thierry AMAT 22 Dec 2000 03 Dec 2002 Director French 0 - 42 (50.0%)
Resigned Hans-Wilhelm VON OLFERS 01 Jan 2000 23 Nov 2000 Director German 0 - 31 (33.3%)
Resigned Peter SARGENT 31 Dec 1999 31 Jan 2001 Finance Director British 0 - 101 (10.0%)
Resigned John Edward DRINKWATER 31 Dec 1999 30 Sep 2002 Director British 0 - 61 (16.7%)
Resigned Harry Anthony KERSHAW 30 Jun 1998 31 Dec 1999 Director British 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Barry, Dr THOMAS 01 Jan 1997 31 Dec 1999 Scientist British 0 - 30 (0.0%)
Resigned David Raymond STRILCHUK 01 Jan 1997 30 Jun 1998 Company Director Canadian 0 - 40 (0.0%)
Resigned Geoffrey, Dr KNEEN 07 Aug 1995 23 May 1997 Director British 0 - 30 (0.0%)
Resigned Ian Daniel MCMANUS 12 Jun 1995 31 Dec 2000 Director British 0 - 144 (28.6%)
Resigned Neil Wallace BARLOW 01 Jan 1995 31 Dec 1999 Head Of Personnel British 4 - 103 (21.4%)
Resigned Gerhard PRANTE 09 May 1994 01 Dec 1995 Company Chairman German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Michael Edwin CLYDESDALE 01 Mar 1994 31 Dec 1998 Director British 0 - 41 (25.0%)
Resigned Antony George PIKE 01 Jan 1993 01 Jan 1995 Director British 0 - 53 (60.0%)
Resigned Jurgen SCHWITTERS 31 Dec 1993 Head Of Financial Accounting German 0 - 53 (60.0%)
Resigned Heinz SCHULZ 31 Dec 1993 Agrochemical Chairman German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned John Duncan STABLES 30 Apr 1995 Chartered Accountant British 0 - 2116 (76.2%)
Resigned Colin Arthur PATTERSON 31 Mar 1993 Director British 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Kurt KOSSMAN 31 Dec 1993 Director German 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned David George MORGAN 30 Jun 1995 Director British 0 - 20 (0.0%)
Resigned Robert Harry PARKES 31 Dec 1993 Accountant British 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Geoffrey, Dr KNEEN 23 May 1997 Director British 0 - 30 (0.0%)
Resigned Alan Rushton BATTERSBY 28 Feb 1994 Professor Of Chemistry British 0 - 10 (0.0%)
Resigned Michael Edwin CLYDESDALE 31 Dec 1998 Director British 0 - 41 (25.0%)
Resigned Ian Daniel MCMANUS 31 Dec 2000 Director British 0 - 144 (28.6%)
Resigned Michael Arthur, Doctor SMITH 01 Jan 1995 Chairman British 0 - 73 (42.9%)
Number of active directors: 3
Average tenure of active directors: 2.6 years
Average tenure of resigned directors: 2.5 years
Average active director Dissolution Rate: 0.0%

DIRECTOR APPOINTMENTS IN OTHER COMPANIES

Name
 
BAYER CROPSCIENCE LIMITED (00218826) - Active
BAYER PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY (00935048) - Active
CROPLIFE UK LTD (01468817) - Active
KANDY THERAPEUTICS LIMITED (10753028) - Active

SHAREHOLDERS (BETA)

Shareholder name Share class Shares at confirmation date
2019-06-162016-06-162015-06-162014-06-162013-06-16
BAYER PLCORDINARY1,000
100%
186,765,000
100%
186,765,000
100%
186,765,000
100%
0
0%
BAYER AGRICULTURE LIMITEDORDINARY0
0%
0
0%
0
0%
0
0%
168,765,000
100%

SHAREHOLDINGS (BETA)

Company name Share class Shares at confimation date
2019-07-27
BAYER CROPSCIENCE LIMITEDORDINARY1
100%

CONTROLLED COMPANIES / CONTROLLING ENTITIES


    • Significant influence or control:Bayer Ag (Hrb 48248 - Germany) active
      • >75%:Bayer Plc (935048 - England & Wales) active

      Controlling entities above

      BAYER CROPSCIENCE LIMITED

      Controlled companies below

      LATE PAYMENTS REPORT


      Start date End date Average days to pay % invoices paid over 60 days % invoices not paid within agreed terms Gov.uk report
      2023-07-01 2023-12-31 66 21% 17% 78537
      2023-01-01 2023-06-30 54 17% 19% 72103
      2022-07-01 2022-12-31 88 30% 23% 65330
      2022-01-01 2022-06-30 56 23% 23% 59554
      2021-07-01 2021-12-31 43 11% 17% 53260
      2021-01-01 2021-06-30 44 12% 12% 46153
      2020-07-01 2020-12-31 51 11% 17% 41008
      2020-01-01 2020-06-30 45 11% 17% 33009
      2019-07-01 2019-12-31 45 14% 19% 26745
      2019-01-01 2019-06-30 51 17% 20% 19377
      2018-07-01 2018-12-31 45 13% 15% 11792
      2018-01-01 2018-06-30 45 12% 20% 2725


      COURT CASES


      Date Title Reference Subject
      2009-12-22 Bayer Cropscience Ltd & Anor v Stop Huntingdon Cruelty ("SHAC") & Ors [2009] EWHC 3289 (QB)

      PATENTS


      Title Date filed Status Publication number
      Herbicidal composition 1990-09-06 Ceased GB2247621

      COMPETITORS

      (Based on Sic code: 46750 Wholesale of chemical products)

      Company Registered Address Company Number YE Date Revenue GBP Net Profit GBP Other SIC codes
      BAYER CROPSCIENCE LIMITED 230 CAMBRIDGE SCIENCE PARK, MILTON ROAD, CAMBRIDGE, CB4 0WB 00218826 2017-12-31 270,982,000 13,485,000
      PRINOVA EUROPE LIMITED 10 ALDERSGATE STREET, LONDON, ENGLAND, EC1A 4HJ 04548728 2017-12-31 212,891,000 8,634,000
      SOLVENTIS LTD. COMPTON HOUSE THE GUILDWAY, OLD PORTSMOUTH ROAD, GUILDFORD, SURREY, ENGLAND, GU3 1LR 03366192 2015-12-31 136,882,322 2,189,355
      ELEMENTIS UK LIMITED THE BINDERY, 5TH FLOOR, 51-53 HATTON GARDEN, LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM, EC1N 8HN 00656457 2017-12-31 118,800,000 29,000,000
      GANTRADE EUROPE LIMITED MALLARD COURT, 2ND FLOOR, MARKET SQUARE, STAINES UPON THAMES, UNITED KINGDOM, TW18 4RH 01712339 2017-12-31 118,070,558 5,385,670
      TENNANTS DISTRIBUTION LIMITED TENNANTS DISTRIBUTION LTD, HAZELBOTTOM ROAD, CHEETHAM, MANCHESTER, M8 0GR 03133273 2017-12-31 102,499,000 3,365,000
      SURFACHEM LIMITED 2ND FLOOR, 2 THE EMBANKMENT SOVEREIGN STREET, LEEDS, WEST YORKSHIRE, LS1 4BA 01565953 2018-04-30 56,139,440 3,240,037
      SOUDAL (UK) LIMITED SOUDAL HOUSE, UNIT 1 CENTURION PARK, WATLING STREET, WILNECOTE, TAMWORTH, ENGLAND, B77 5PN 03295054 2017-12-31 42,040,410 0 74909-Other professional, scientific and technical activities not elsewhere classified
      UNION COLOURS LIMITED UNION HOUSE, HEMPSHAW LANE, STOCKPORT, CHESHIRE, SK1 4LG 04927813 2017-12-31 32,058,071 0
      BELCHIM CROP PROTECTION LIMITED 6TH FLOOR, 2 LONDON WALL PLACE, LONDON, EC2Y 5AU 04601290 2017-09-30 21,482,030 0
      ALFA CHEMICALS LIMITED ARC HOUSE, TERRACE ROAD SOUTH, BINFIELD BRACKNELL, BERKSHIRE, RG42 4PZ 01254437 2017-12-31 20,568,726 0
      VALSPAR AUTOMOTIVE (UK) CORPORATION LIMITED 1 MORE LONDON PLACE, LONDON, SE1 2AF 03287388 2017-12-31 19,355,978 -1,443,623
      MAXWELL AMENITY LTD ALLSCOTT PARK ., ALLSCOTT, TELFORD, SHROPSHIRE, TF6 5DY 02152566 2017-11-30 12,534,271 0
      FLUOROCHEM LIMITED UNIT14 GRAPHITE WAY, HADFIELD, GLOSSOP, DERBYSHIRE, SK13 1QH 02049362 2018-03-31 12,357,677 0
      OLEO SOLUTIONS LTD WALKER HOUSE, EXCHANGE FLAGS, LIVERPOOL, UNITED KINGDOM, L2 3YL 05137453 2018-04-06 9,113,605 0 46760-Wholesale of other intermediate products
      FRIMPEKS LIMITED 1B EURO BUSINESS PARK, MARKET HARBOROUGH, LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND, LE16 7QF 09390816 2017-12-31 8,751,317 0
      PETROFER U.K. PLC HARCOURT BUSINESS PARK, HALESFIELD 17, TELFORD, SHROPSHIRE, TF7 4PW 02872607 2017-12-31 3,828,273 0
      CHAMELEON SPECIALTY CHEMICALS LTD 61 PARRS WOOD AVENUE, DIDSBURY, MANCHESTER, ENGLAND, M20 5NB 06275169 2017-12-31 3,400,801 0
      INVER COLOR LTD 1 MORE LONDON PLACE, LONDON, SE1 2AF 05944238 2017-12-31 2,491,160 225,486
      INVER COLOR LTD 1 MORE LONDON PLACE, LONDON, SE1 2AF 05944238 2017-12-31 2,491,160 0
      VALET PRO LIMITED UNIT A 3-4 EASTSIDE BUSINESS PARK,, BEACH ROAD, NEWHAVEN, ENGLAND, BN9 0FB 05350876 2018-02-28 1,816,822 0
      PRAYON (UK) PUBLIC LIMITED COMPANY RUSSELL BUILDING, WEST COMMON, HARPENDEN, ENGLAND, AL5 2JQ 01283674 2017-12-31 860,057 0
      CERES PRODUCTS LIMITED 3 WEST CLOSE, WARESLEY, SANDY, BEDFORDSHIRE, SG19 3BY 07023849 2017-11-30 532,899 0
      RGD SUPPLIES LTD 33 ROSEDALE DRIVE, BAILLIESTON, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, G69 7NP SC512746 2018-08-31 364,495 0
      A & S WAKE LTD. CLOISE FARM, SWAINDROD LANE, LITTLEBOROUGH, LANCASHIRE, OL15 0LE 05006951 2018-01-31 360,812 0
      D. B. M. CHEMICALS LIMITED 73 FERRY LANE SOUTH, RAINHAM, ESSEX, RM13 9YH 01212067 2017-05-31 337,083 0
      SILOX UK LTD RUSSELL BUILDING, ROTHAMSTEAD, HARPENDEN, HERTFORDSHIRE, ENGLAND, AL5 2JQ 04970252 2017-12-31 299,600 0
      WAXESS CHEMICALS LTD 8 CLOCK HOUSE PARADE, NORTH CIRCULAR ROAD, LONDON, ENGLAND, N13 6BG 10551112 2019-03-31 105,498 0
      AQUA SURFACE TECHNOLOGY LIMITED 29 PEMBERTON VALLEY, ALLOWAY, AYR, SOUTH AYRSHIRE, KA7 4UH SC130423 2018-06-30 60,642 0
      ENVIRONMENT FRIENDLY COATINGS LTD 98 BANDEATH ROAD, FALLIN, STIRLING, FK7 7EW SC318745 2018-03-31 49,504 0 47520-Retail sale of hardware, paints and glass in specialised stores
      SOUTHWEST FIBREGLASS SUPPLIES LTD 42/43 FARADAY MILL BUSINESS PARK, FARADAY ROAD, PLYMOUTH, ENGLAND, PL4 0ST 10749981 2019-03-31 30,322 0
      K.C.S. PRODUCTS LIMITED 3 WEST CLOSE, WARESLEY, SANDY, BEDS, SG19 3BY 01776261 2018-04-30 18,629 0
      POOL CHEMCO FOWLER GROUP LIMITED 45 OLD GUILDFORD ROAD, BROADBRIDGE HEATH, HORSHAM, ENGLAND, RH12 3JY 09534444 2018-04-30 15,911 0
      REPLICATION TECHNOLOGIES LIMITED 12 AURORA COURT, SUNSET AVENUE, WOODFORD GREEN, ESSEX, IG8 0SN 03116437 2018-01-31 9,326 0
      MINOTAUR (U.K.) LIMITED UNIT 109 CARIOCCA BUSINESS PARK, HELLIDON CLOSE, ARDWICK, MANCHESTER, M12 4AH 03783254 2018-11-30 7,528 0 47910-Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet
      74909-Other professional, scientific and technical activities not elsewhere classified
      ALLNANO UK LTD 9 JOHN COURT, ST. JOHNS COURT, INVERKEITHING, SCOTLAND, KY11 1PZ SC539813 2018-07-31 3,387 0 47910-Retail sale via mail order houses or via Internet
      G.B.C. PERFORMANCE MATERIALS LIMITED BEAVER HOUSE, 23-38 HYTHE BRIDGE STREET, OXFORD, ENGLAND, OX1 2EP 08482784 2019-06-30 3,102 0
      SEAL-LION LIMITED 16A BOWLING GREEN AVENUE, KETTERING, NORTHAMPTONSHIRE, ENGLAND, NN15 7QJ 09232184 2017-09-30 1,506 0
      ANYTHING GOES PERSONAL CARE LTD. (SWIFT), 63 WATLINGTON STREET, READING, BERKSHIRE, UNITED KINGDOM, RG1 4RQ 09574427 2018-05-31 1,294 0
      ALCHIMICA BUILDING CHEMICALS LTD MHA HOUSE CHARTER COURT, PHOENIX WAY, SWANSEA ENTERPRISE PARK, SWANSEA, WALES, SA7 9FS 09029190 2018-05-31 0 0
      MORRIS HANBURY U.K. LIMITED 19 MANDEVILLE ROAD, CANTERBURY, KENT, ENGLAND, CT2 7HB 01606538 2018-06-30 0 0
      PAN AMENITY LIMITED 4 OFFICE VILLAGE FORDER WAY, CYGNET PARK HAMPTON, PETERBOROUGH, PETERBOROUGH, UNITED KINGDOM, PE7 8GX 06437665 2018-11-30 0 0
      REACHSOLUTIONS UK LIMITED DUNDAS BUSINESS CENTRE C/O ACTIVE CORPORATE, 38 NEW CITY ROAD, GLASGOW, SCOTLAND, G4 9JT SC338602 2019-02-28 0 0
      HOUGHTON HOLDINGS LIMITED BEACON ROAD, TRAFFORD PARK, MANCHESTER, M17 1AF 06656662 0000-00-00 0 0
      SYNTHETIC TECHNOLOGIES LTD CAPITAL HOUSE 272 MANCHESTER ROAD, DROYLSDEN, MANCHESTER, ENGLAND, M43 6PW 03396170 0000-00-00 0 0
      W.R. DAY LIMITED C/O UHY HACKER YOUNG, ST. JOHN'S CHAMBERS, LOVE STREET, CHESTER, ENGLAND, CH1 1QN 01767877 0000-00-00 0 0

      LIQUIDATION RISK (BETA)



      This company is Active. Statistically, Active companies have a low probability of being liquidated within a year.
      Here are our probability predictions:
      Basis Liquidation within 3 months Liquidation within 6 months Liquidation within 12 months Prediction confidence
      BAYER CROPSCIENCE LIMITED 0.7% 3.6% 7.1% Medium
      Other companies Active in the same sector 0.8% 2.4% 4.3% Medium
      Age 0.6% 1.7% 2.7% Medium
      Company Type 0.7% 3.7% 7.4% Medium
      Accounts category 0.7% 2.2% 3.8% Medium
      Accounting Month 0.6% 2.4% 5.5% Medium
      Sic code count 0.7% 3.5% 7.0% Medium
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