ASIA M&A WATCH-Fertilizer makers in focus as BHP stalks Potash

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Aug 18 (BestGrowthStock) – BHP Billiton (BHP.AX: )(BLT.L: ) may go
hostile with its $39 billion bid for fertiliser group Potash
Corp (POT.TO: ), sources said, while Canadian fertilizer maker
Agrium Inc (AGU.TO: ) has offered $1.1 billion for Australia’s
AWB (AWB.AX: ).

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(Complied by Clement Tan in Singapore)

ASIA M&A WATCH-Fertilizer makers in focus as BHP stalks Potash