Try a bigger pond

4 November 2010 By John Foley

Canada’s objections to the miner’s $39 bln bid for Potash Corp look hard to overcome. BHP investors won’t care much, as the logic for the offer was never very powerful. The group can now use the cash on higherreturn projects, where size isn’t a hindrance like deepsea oil.

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