Sven Giegold


Bayer-Monsanto merger: Green letter to competition Commissioner Vestager

Dear Commissioner Margrethe Vestager, On Wednesday 14th September the German pharmaceutical group Bayer has finally announced it will buy the American seed-maker Monsanto for 59 billion euros. As it is enshrined in article 2 of Regulation 139/2004, takeovers of this kind are prohibited if they contribute to significantly reduce competition in the single market by […]