BHP's unification to make M&A easier

THE divestment of the petroleum business and collapse of the dual listed company structure sets BHP up for growth via mergers and acquisitions.

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As announced yesterday, BHP will divest its petroleum division to Woodside in a scrip deal worth US$13.6 billion.