19 July 2010 13:18 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS news)--The European Commission has approved Univar's proposed acquisition of Eurochem's chemical distribution activities in Belgium and the Netherlands, the EU's executive body said on Monday.
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Eurochem is also known as Quaron.
However, the Commission has referred part of the proposed acquisition relating to Eurochem's activities in
“After a preliminary investigation, the Commission found that this part of the proposed transaction would threaten to significantly affect competition in the distribution of chemicals in
Univar first agreed to acquire all of Eurochem's shares on 5 February.
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