Bayer Seen Selling Assets in Pursuit of $43 Billion Monsanto

  • German company may sell Covestro and animal health stakes
  • Combined company would have had $67 billion in sales in 2015

Bayer Reported to Eye Bid for Seed Company Monsanto

Bayer AG’s exploration of a potential bid for Monsanto Co. triggered speculation that the German company might need to sell some assets to help fund its quest to create the world’s largest supplier of seeds and farm chemicals.

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