Mitsui and Nisso’s Investment in Bharat Insecticide Limited


Khaitan & Co. advised Mitsui & Co. Ltd on the deal.

Mitsui & Co. Ltd. completed the acquisition of 56% shareholding of Bharat Insecticides Limited, producer of Insecticides, Herbicides, Fungicides chemicals agriculture, by Bharat Certis Limited, subsidiary of Mitsui & Co., Ltd., Japan from the existing shareholders.

MITSUI & CO., LTD. is a general trading company. The Company has operating groups including iron and steel, non-ferrous metals, machinery, chemicals, foods, energy, textiles, and general merchandise.

The Khaitan & Co. was led by Partner Prasenjit Chakravarti (Picture), and also included M&A/Corporate team: Prasenjit Chakravarti (Partner), Nitish Goel (Principal Associate), Nimisha Trehan (Principal Associate), Megha Sharma (Senior Associate),Saurav Bhaumik (Associate) and Ranjini Gogoi (Associate), litigation advisory: Susmit Pushkar (Partner), Anchit Oswal (Principal Associate) and S. Mohammed Raiz (Senior Associate); intellectual Property advisory: Shailendra Bhandare (Partner) and Sourav Dan (Senior Associate); competition Law issues: Manas K Chaudhuri (Partner), Pranjal Prateek (Principal Associate) and Aman Singh Baroka (Senior Associate); direct Tax advisory: Indruj Singh Rai (Partner); corporate structuring: Bhavik Narsana (Partner); regulatory issues: Atul Pandey (Partner); and indirect Tax advisory: Ayush A. Mehrotra (Partner) and Tushaar Talwar (Senior Associate).

Involved fees earner: Ayush Mehrotra – Baker McKenzie; Aman Singh Baroka – Khaitan & Co.; Shailendra Bhandare – Khaitan & Co.; Saurav Bhaumik – Khaitan & Co.; Prasenjit Chakravarti – Khaitan & Co.; Manas Chaudhuri – Khaitan & Co.; Sourav Dan – Khaitan & Co.; Nitish Goel – Khaitan & Co.; Ranjini Gogoi – Khaitan & Co.; Bhavik Narsana – Khaitan & Co.; Anchit Oswal – Khaitan & Co.; Atul Pandey – Khaitan & Co.; Pranjal Prateek – Khaitan & Co.; Susmit Pushkar – Khaitan & Co.; Mohammed Raiz – Khaitan & Co.; Megha Sharma – Khaitan & Co.; Indruj Singh Rai – Khaitan & Co.; Tushaar Talwar – Khaitan & Co.; Nimisha Trehan – Khaitan & Co.;

Law Firms: Baker McKenzie; Khaitan & Co.;

Clients: Mitsui & Co. Ltd;

Author: Michael Patrini