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Chemical bond

7 March 2016 By Kevin Allison

German chemical giant BASF may be considering a counterbid for U.S. rival DuPont. The price would have to include a whopping premium – and cover a $1.9 bln break fee. The tax benefits alone could make the agreed-upon $130 bln union and spinoff with Dow Chemical close to ironclad.

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