Potash's (POT) proposed purchase of Israel Chemicals would give it control of ~25% of global...

|About: Potash Corporation of Saska... (POT)|By:, SA News Editor

Potash's (POT) proposed purchase of Israel Chemicals would give it control of ~25% of global potash production capacity, a "transformative transaction that would vault them past the Russians into the No. 1 spot globally" - which could prompt antitrust concerns. PM Netanyahu also risks being criticized during upcoming elections for selling Israel’s natural resources and jeopardizing the Dead Sea’s ecology.