Landmark - proposed acquisition of Ruralco

Acquirer(s)

  • Landmark

Target(s)

  • Ruralco

Summary

Nutrien (through its Australian business Landmark) proposes to acquire Ruralco. 

Landmark and Ruralco both provide a range of products and services to the agriculture industry across Australia.

 

Market inquiries

Submissions are invited from interested parties regarding the proposed acquisition of Ruralco by Landmark by 5 April 2019.

Submissions should be forwarded electronically (preferably in PDF format) to mergers@accc.gov.au with the title: “Submission re: Landmark – Ruralco attention Matthew Thomas”.

Alternatively, submissions may be mailed to the Merger Investigations Branch, ACCC, GPO Box 3131 Canberra ACT 2601.

Following 5 April 2019, queries regarding the ACCC's review may be addressed to Matthew Thomas or Sophie Mitchell at mergers@accc.gov.au.

For more details please refer to the market inquiries letter below.

Market inquiries

Document title Date

Timeline

DateEvent
22/03/2019ACCC commenced informal review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
05/04/2019Closing date for submissions from interested parties.
13/06/2019Provisional date for announcement of ACCC’s findings (as outlined in the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines, this may be a final decision or release of a Statement of Issues).

Project staff

  • Matthew Thomas
  • Sophie Mitchell

Contact email