June 1 Deere & Co said on Thursday it would buy privately held road construction company Wirtgen Group for $5.2 billion including debt.
Headquartered in Germany, Wirtgen makes road construction equipment. (Reporting by Rachit Vats in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)
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