DuPont Co is planning to sell a business making herbicides to help reduce potential antitrust sticking points to a $59 billion merger with U.S. competitor Dow Chemical Co., according to people with knowledge of the situation.
The U.S. is a second-class participant in the $60-billion international bamboo industry as an importer and consumer but hasn’t yet entered the production side of growing and manufacturing. However, the sideline status of U.S. agriculture is rapidly changing: Bamboo is set to go big on U.S. farmland. Read moreRead More »
With a wave of consolidation hitting the agrochemical industry, more questions are being raised about the potential legal liabilities of prime acquisition targets like Monsanto Co. and Syngenta AG. Some of these liabilities are easily quantifiable, but there’s at least one area where legal exposure is much less clear: GMO[…]Read More »