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American Vanguard Corporation (AVD)

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10.87-0.02 (-0.18%)
At close: 04:00PM EDT
10.66 -0.21 (-1.93%)
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American Vanguard Corporation

4695 MacArthur Court
Newport Beach, CA 92660
United States
949 260 1200

Sector(s)Basic Materials
IndustryAgricultural Inputs
Full Time Employees822

Key Executives

NameTitlePayExercisedYear Born
Mr. Eric G. WintemuteChairman & CEO1.45MN/A1956
Mr. David T. JohnsonVP, CFO & Treasurer650.05kN/A1957
Dr. Ulrich G. Trogele Ph.D.COO & Exec. VP660.31kN/A1958
Mr. Timothy J. Donnelly Esq.Gen. Counsel, Chief Admin. Officer & Sec.549.07kN/A1960
Mr. Peter E. EilersManaging Director of AMVAC Netherlands BV474.56kN/A1964
Mr. Anthony Scott HendrixSr. VP of Crop Sales for U.S. & Canada527.34kN/A1971
Andrew B. NaughtonVP & Director of TechnologyN/AN/AN/A
Mr. William A. KuserDirector of Investor Relations & Corp. CommunicationsN/AN/AN/A
Mr. Robert F. GilbanePres of Gemchem IncN/AN/A1951
James ThompsonDirector of Bus. Devel., Portfolio Management Biologicals & Non-CropN/AN/AN/A
Amounts are as of December 31, 2022 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc. Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year. Currency in USD.


American Vanguard Corporation, through its subsidiaries, develops, manufactures, and markets specialty chemicals for agricultural, commercial, and consumer uses in the United States and internationally. It manufactures and formulates chemicals, including insecticides, fungicides, herbicides, molluscicides, soil health, plant nutrition, growth regulators, and soil fumigants in liquid, powder, and granular forms for crops, turf and ornamental plants, and human and animal health protection. The company also markets, sells, and distributes end-use chemical and biological products for crop applications; and distributes chemicals for turf and ornamental markets. It distributes its products through national distribution companies, and buying groups or co-operatives; and through sales offices, sales force executives, sales agents, and wholly owned distributors. American Vanguard Corporation was incorporated in 1969 and is headquartered in Newport Beach, California.

Corporate Governance

American Vanguard Corporation’s ISS Governance QualityScore as of September 1, 2023 is 3. The pillar scores are Audit: 9; Board: 4; Shareholder Rights: 1; Compensation: 5.

Corporate governance scores courtesy of Institutional Shareholder Services (ISS). Scores indicate decile rank relative to index or region. A decile score of 1 indicates lower governance risk, while a 10 indicates higher governance risk.