Should BASF seek a big splash, or a middle way?

BASF is still mulling whether to disrupt the DowDuPont merger like a jilted suitor hoping against hope he can break up the wedding. It isn’t the first time the firm has been disappointed, either. It was also seen courting Syngenta before that prize announced a deal with ChinaChem. Now there is sp...

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