Monsanto Acquisition

Frequently Asked Supplier Questions on Monsanto Acquisition

We depend on the support of our trusted suppliers to continue to deliver value to farmers and transform agriculture around the world.

Even though the acquisition of Monsanto already took place and we are currently working on the integration of the two companies, Monsanto and Bayer will continue to operate as two separate legal entities in many countries for several years.

If you are a supplier, you can find more information on how the acquisition may impact you in the section “Acquisition”.

 

Acquisition

 

For the time being, there will be no changes. Please ensure to send goods and invoices as indicated in the respective purchase order. In case of changes, we will update you in a timely manner.

 

 

Please continue to interact with your current procurement contact and follow the same process until further notice.

 

 

Please continue to interact with your current procurement contact and follow the same procedures until further notice.

 

 

We will continue to adhere to all established agreements and conditions. In case of requests for changes to terms & conditions, we will make sure to approach you in a timely manner.

 

 

There will be no immediate changes in the supplier relationships. In case of changes, we will contact you in a timely manner.

 

 

Combining shipments is not possible. Please continue to adhere to the ship-to address location as stated in the purchase order. We will ensure to contact you in a timely manner in case of changes.

 

 

Combining invoices is not possible as Bayer and Monsanto use separate systems for invoice processing. Therefore, please continue to issue separate invoices. Maintenance and reconciliation of account balances should also remain separate.

 

 

There will be no immediate changes in the current format of purchase orders. In case of changes, we will contact you in a timely manner.