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Syngenta shares jump on report of Monsanto takeover talks

Zurich | Reuters –– Syngenta’s shares jumped Tuesday after a media report that the Swiss crop chemical maker had been in talks about a US$40 billion takeover by U.S. rival Monsanto to create the world’s largest agrochemical company. Monsanto, the world’s largest seed company, and Syngenta had held preliminary talks about combining, partly to allow […] Read more