2013

Incorporation of the subsidiary IQV China.

2010

The fungicidal active substance metalaxyl is included in Annex I of the European Register.

2009

Inclusion of copper-based fungicidal active substances in Annex I of the European Register.

2008

Incorporation of the subsidiary IQV USA.

2005

The formulation and packaging capacity of the Cheste (Valencia) plant is expanded.

Manufacturing, packaging and logistics services offered to other companies.

Incorporation of the subsidiary IQV Agro España.

2004

IQV becomes part of MAT Holding.

2003

Incorporation of IQV’s Italian subsidiary.

Production of water dispersible granules (WG) begins.

2002

Inclusion of IQV in the European Union’s LIFE programme for environmental improvement initiatives.

Incorporation of IQV Agro Portugal.

1999

Founding member of the European Copper Task Force, which defends copper as an active substance before the European Register.

1998

Production of copper hydroxide begins.

1997

Product distribution agreements signed with multinational companies in the sector.

1996

Our fungicide range expands with the launch of metalaxyl-based Armetil® products.

1995

The National Agriculture Division is created and international expansion is boosted

1980

International expansion begins, mainly in Europe.

1973

Production of Copper Oxychloride begins.

1968

Caldo Bordelés Vallés® and “Cupertines®” launched as our first own-brand products.

1935

Incorporation of Industrias Químicas del Vallés, an industrial copper sulphate production company.