Fertiliser group Agrium completes acquisition of Australia’s AWB
Published: Friday, 03 December 2010
Canadian company plans to continue expansion and eyes Southeast Asia
Canadian fertiliser producer Agrium Inc. has
completed the acquisition of Australias largest
wheat exporter Australian Wheat Board (AWB) Ltd for A$1.24bn.
($1.2bn.), the company confirmed to IM.
Agrium said it would use operations Australia as a base for
further expansion into Southeast Asian agrimarkets over
the long term....