Canada approves PotashCorp-Agrium merger
Published: Tuesday, 12 September 2017
The merger of two of the largest North American fertiliser producers has been granted approval from the Canadian regulator, but the clearance process for the transaction continues in the US, China and India.
The Canadian competition bureau (CCB) has granted
unconditional approval for the proposed merger of fertiliser
producer Potash Corp of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp) and Agrium
Inc on 11 September.
"The CCB concluded that the proposed transaction is not
likely to lead to a substantial lessening...