Glencore sale of Viterra farm outlets to Agrium wins regulator nod

Sept 5 Thu Sep 5, 2013 4:52pm EDT

Sept 5 (Reuters) - Canada's Competition Bureau has approved Glencore Xstrata PLC's selloff of some Viterra farm retail stores to Canadian fertilizer company Agrium Inc , Agrium said on Thursday.

Swiss commodities trader Glencore will keep most of Viterra's grain storage and processing sites in Canada and Australia, after acquiring Viterra in 2012.