News | June 4, 2018 | Read Time: ~1 minute
Bayer plans closing of Monsanto acquisition on June 7
Bayer announced plans to complete the acquisition of Monsanto on June 7, following the receipt of all required approvals from regulatory authorities. As a condition of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) approval of the transaction, Monsanto will operate independently from Bayer for an interim period while Bayer completes the sale of some of its businesses to BASF. More information is available on Bayer’s website.