All The Fingers Are Pointing At Adm

The company and two top execs may be indicted for conspiracy

It's crunch time for Archer Daniels Midland Co. Following the Aug. 27 admission by two Japanese companies, Ajinomoto and Kyowa Hakko Kogyo, and one Korean company, Sewon, that they conspired to fix the price of the food additive lysine, the U.S. government is closing in on ADM, the alleged fourth member of the ring and its main quarry, and two ADM executives.

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