Chinese Argi Co. Files for IPO

Agria Corp., a Chinese provider of upstream agricultural solutions like corn seeds, sheep breeding products and seedling products, has filed for a $175 million IPO. It plans to trade on the NYSE under ticker symbol GRO, with Credit Suisse serving as lead underwriter. Shareholders include Brothers Capital Ltd. (84.6%), TPG (8.4%) and Dubai Investment Group (6.4%).