South Africa conditionally clears BASF as divestiture buyer

Charley Connor

09 July 2018

South Africa conditionally clears BASF as divestiture buyer

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South Africa’s competition commission has recommended approval of agrochemical company BASF’s acquisition of Bayer’s herbicide business, subject to the requirement that BASF commercialises a genetically modified crop in the country.