Saskatchewan's advisers urge the Canadian province not to oppose BHP's bid for Potash (POT),...

|About: BHP Billiton Limited (BHP)|By:, SA News Editor

Saskatchewan's advisers urge the Canadian province not to oppose BHP's bid for Potash (POT), saying a BHP (BHP) deal could cost the province C$2B ($1.96B) over ten years in lower royalty payments, but a Chinese-led rival bid "unhinged from market discipline could potentially wreak havoc on Saskatchewan's finances."