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News Corp to Acquire the Base Chemicals Business for $295 Million Cash

The Epoch Times

By Benzinga

December 27, 2021 Updated: December 27, 2021


News Corp agreed to acquire the Base Chemicals business for $295 million cash from S&P Global Inc. and IHS Markit Ltd.

Base Chemicals will become part of Dow Jones’s Professional Information Business, alongside OPIS, the energy and renewables data and information business.

The OPIS acquisition (and related assets), also from S&P Global and IHS Markit, was announced in August.

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