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Start-up | 11 October 2021

Agri biotech start-up raises $6.6 million

Funds will be used to develop products to combat climate change and manage agricultural pests

Start-up | 27 August 2021

MeitY's SAMRIDH Scheme to support 300 startups

An investment of up to Rs. 40 lakh to the start-up based on current valuation and growth stage of the start-up will be provided through selected accelerators

Start-up | 24 August 2021

Yokogawa invests in US-based data analytics startup

Fluence Analytics provides combined hardware and software analytics solutions to polymer manufacturers

Start-up | 23 August 2021

Kemira invests in Finland-based data analytics startup

SimAnalytics’ Factory Harmonizer tool has proven its capacity to help process operators run their production more efficiently and with less disruptions

Start-up | 19 August 2021

Evonik invests in two Chinese funds focused on advanced material technologies

The two leading funds focus on advanced materials, high-end manufacturing equipment, digital transformation, and green technologies

Start-up | 11 August 2021

Henkel invests in material science focused fund in China

Henkel will get access to an exceptional annual deal flow of more than 1,000 start-ups with strong deal sourcing capabilities providing innovative technologies with a strong focus on advanced materials and closely related digital business models

Start-up | 28 July 2021

Biotech startup Protera raises $10 million in series A funding

Protera has been developing its artificial intelligence technology, allowing it to craft functional protein ingredients that are clean-label and animal-free

Start-up | 27 July 2021

India has seen 15 more unicorns in H1 2021: Piyush Goyal

He stated that Indian startups are more than commercial success stories and they are key to India’s transformation

Start-up | 13 July 2021

BASF invests in Indian hydroponics farming startup

UrbanKisaan operates several suburban greenhouses and vertical indoor farms in Hyderabad and Bangalore

Start-up | 07 July 2021

Arkema acquires stake in battery manufacturing startup Verkor

Company contributed several million euros to Verkor’s recent €100 million round of fundraising, which will enable the construction of the Verkor Innovation Center & the launch of the first Gigafactory dedicated to battery production whose construction is expected to start in 2023

Start-up | 25 June 2021

Henkel invests in UK-based electronics technology start-up

ioTech has developed a disruptive CLAD technology that enables the further miniaturization of a variety of applications in the electronics industry

Start-up | 18 May 2021

AkzoNobel invites startups to join Paint the Future Challenge 2021

Selected finalists will be invited to a collaboration event in late 2021 & winners will be offered partnership agreements to work with AkzoNobel on sustainable business opportunities

Start-up | 23 April 2021

BASF incubator Chemovator spins off first employee startup BOXLAB

BOXLAB offers complete solutions including individual consulting for all matters concerning labeled packaging, labels and packaging materials

Start-up | 20 April 2021

3,600 startups to benefit from Startup India Seed Fund Scheme

Fund aims to provide financial assistance to start-ups for proof of concept, prototype development, product trials, market entry, and commercialization

Start-up | 05 April 2021

GAIL to invest in start-ups operating in focus areas

The solicitation round is open from March 30, 2021 to May 30, 2021.

Start-up | 31 March 2021

AkzoNobel invests in coating technology startup Qlayers

Qlayers’ coating technology offers a fully automated solution that is safer, more consistent and faster than the manual coating processes used now in the industry.

Start-up | 30 March 2021

Evonik invests in biotech startup IN OVO

The investment comes as the young company reaches the commercialization stage for its technology and is bringing its gender-testing machine for eggs to the market

Start-up | 25 March 2021

AI-startup Kebotix raises $11.4 Million for rapid discovery of chemicals

Amid growing demand for Kebotix’s materials discovery platform capabilities, the new investment will power growth in scaling operations and accelerating R&D efforts to generate discoveries of urgent global importance

Start-up | 05 March 2021

"We should extend our support to the start-ups”: Commerce Minister

The Indian biotechnology industry is on the cusp of entering a new era.

Start-up | 11 February 2021

Agri Start-ups should become the pivot of agricultural transformation & democratization of technology: CEO, NRAA, Ministry of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare

All government departments and stakeholders need to come together and set up a one-stop- solution for data collection.