Univar completes acquisition of Mexico’s Quimicompuestos

16 May 2013 20:18  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS)--Univar has completed the acquisition of Mexico’s commodity chemicals distributor Quimicompuestos, the US-based international chemicals distribution major said on Thursday.

Monterrey-based Quimicompuestos has more than 50 key suppliers and delivers more than 100 products – including thinners, aromatics, aliphatics, alcohols, ketones, esters, glycols and glycol ethers - to about 4,500 customers in 25 end markets, Univar said.

"Quimicompuestos provides a strong commodity business with reach throughout Mexico and is a recognised leader in key industries driving the region's growth including those like oil and gas, and coatings and adhesives,” said Univar CEO Erik Fyrwald.

Financial terms were not disclosed.

By: Stefan Baumgarten
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