Bunge-Viterra merger

Canada’s Transportation Department will review Viterra-Bunge merger

Canada’s Transportation Department will review Viterra-Bunge merger

Sep 27, 2023 | 2:45pm
The federal government is reviewing the merger between ag company giants Viterra and Bunge. Both companies announced the $8.2-billion (US) deal in June. Federal Transport Minister Pablo Rodriguez says the deal is of significant national interest in Canada’s transportation sector and the broader supply chain, as both companies hold ownership interests in port terminals across […]
Bunge-Viterra merger has groups raising concerns of possible lack of competition

Bunge-Viterra merger has groups raising concerns of possible lack of competition

Jun 14, 2023 | 4:56pm
A day after Bunge Limited and Viterra announced a deal that will see them merge into one agri-business company, reaction has been coming in. Jim Smolik, a stakeholder relations person with Western Canadian Wheat Growers Association, says the deal shows the reality of businesses having to increase in size in order to meet demand. “One […]