16 July 2012 08:44 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--French chemicals maker Arkema said on Monday it will acquire through its subsidiary Coatex an additives and emulsions production site at Aracariguama in ?xml:namespace>
The plants at the site will gradually be developed to produce Arkema’s and Coatex’s full range of rheology additives and waterborne emulsions, it said in a statement.
“The group should indeed benefit from the expected strong growth in the mineral industry, paper, construction, water treatment, and paint and adhesives markets [in
The deal is expected to be completed in the second half of this year, it added.
For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.
Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index|
Asian Chemical Connections