Factbox: how Carrefour and Couche-Tard compare

(Reuters) – French Finance Minister Bruno Le Maire on Friday expressed strong opposition to Canadian Alimentation Couche-Tard’s proposed takeover of retailer Carrefour.

On Wednesday, the Quebec-based convenience store operator said it had filed a non-binding offer of € 20 per share which valued mainland Europe’s largest retailer at € 16.2 billion ($ 19.6 billion) .

Here is an overview of the two activities:

CARREFOUR

COUCHE-LATE

Source: corporate websites, Reuters

Compiled by Sarah Morland, Anait Miridzhanian and Tommy Lund; editing by Keith Weir and Jason Neely