Going where the grass is greener
Published: Friday, 27 August 2010
COMMENT: Why are the big mining groups, like BHP, focusing on potash? And why now?
Talk of the minerals town this month, and perhaps for a
while longer, is BHP Billiton Plcs $39bn. bid for the
worlds largest potash producer, Potash Corp. of
The initial offer, immediately rejected by PotashCorp., could
represent the biggest business transaction of the year, and in
the minerals world,...