- Wilmcote Holdings addressed recent press speculation and confirmed it is in discussions with Platform Specialty Products regarding a potential acquisition of its Agricultural Solutions segment, Arysta LifeScience.

The discussions are ongoing and as such there is no certainty that any transaction will proceed between Wilmcote and Platform.

A further announcement will be made as appropriate.

In accordance with Rule 14 of the AIM Rules, Wilmcote's shares will be suspended from trading on AIM with effect from 7.30am on 7 June.

The shares will remain suspended pending compliance with Rule 14 or until such time an announcement is released confirming the potential acquisition is not proceeding.

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