This deal has been in the works for some time. Now the major obstacle these two companies are facing come from regulators around the world. Bayer AG, a German pharmaceutical company who also happens to be a huge agricultural pesticide producer, and Monsanto, a North American chemical/pesticide/fertilizer/seed company have reached a deal that would consolidate these two giants. What is this combination of the two giants about? So far, Bayer representative are meeting with regulators to explain their vision for the future. How will the regulators in countries that ban GMOs deal with this merger?
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