The Urethane Blog

Univar Divests Nexeo’s Plastics Business

Univar and Nexeo Solutions Announce Divestiture of Nexeo’s Plastics Distribution Business to One Rock Capital Partners

February 08, 2019 | About:

  • Transaction valued at approximately $640 million
  • Transaction expected to close in the first half of 2019;

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Magna Seating Acquisition

Magna acquires Spanish company Viza Geca

Magna has agreed to acquire Viza Geca SL of Spain, which operates four production facilities and had sales of EUR 125 million in 2017.

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Recticel M&A Activity

Recticel divests from its Proseat Joint Venture in two steps

Recticel announced that it has entered into final agreements whereby it will first acquire the remaining 49 % in its Proseat automotive moulded seat foam joint venture from its Canadian partner Woodbridge Foam Corporation,

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Chemical M&A Outlook

OUTLOOK ‘19: Caution signals flash for chemical M&A amid downdraft

Source: ICIS News


NEW YORK (ICIS)–Coming off a long stretch of strong chemical mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity,

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Monument Acquisition

Nova Molecular Technologies To Focus on Waste Solvent and Chemical Recovery Sells Bayport, TX Facility to Monument Chemical


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PPG to Acquire Whitford

PPG to Acquire Global Coatings Manufacturer Whitford Worldwide

December 14, 2018 08:11 AM Eastern Standard Time

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–PPG (NYSE:PPG) today announced that it has reached a definitive agreement to acquire Whitford Worldwide Company (“Whitford”),

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Arsenal Adds to Meridian Adhesives

Arsenal’s Meridian Adhesives Acquires Evans Adhesives

Columbus, Ohio, December 8, 2018 – Meridian Adhesives Group (“Meridian”) announced today the acquisition of Evans Adhesive Corporation (“Evans Adhesive”), Read more