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GrainCorp controversy explained   
Tuesday, 19 November 2013

Produced by Zoe Ferguson and Joline Samawi

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Treasurer Joe Hockey is currently weighing up one of the hardest decisions his government has had to make and he’s got until December 17 to make it. The decision is whether or not to allow the sale of our largest publicly listed agribusinesses, GrainCorp, to giant American company Archer Daniels Midland. But what exactly is GrainCorp and why has it split the Coalition government?

(Photo from Flickr by Kamil Porembiński)

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