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Q1 Chemical M&A

Chemical Deal Results

Seller Buyer Business Date
Ametek Kymera (Palladium Group) Reading Alloys (master alloys, thermal barrier coatings and titanium powders) – $250v 1st Quarter 2020
HCS Group Aeicon Oxo product business 1st Quarter 2020
Hillenbrand Dubois Chemical Cimcool (metalworking fluids and lubricants) – $224v 1st Quarter 2020
Edgewater Capital Spirit Aerosystems Fiber Materials (materials and composites for aerospace applications) 1st Quarter 2020
Toyota Ube PCTNA (plastic compounds made from non-nylon resins) 1st Quarter 2020
Wilkinson Chemical Junction Capital Partners calcium chloride 1st Quarter 2020
Ardian, Tikehau and other shareholders Firmenich Dérivés Résiniques et Terpéniques (pine chemistry) – $615s 1st Quarter 2020
American Securities (Emerald) Huntsman CVC Thermoset Specialties (toughening, curing, and other additives used in composites, adhesives, and coatings applications) – $115s/$300v 1st Quarter 2020
Inrefacial Consultants Nagase advanced thermoplastic materials for medical, consumer and other markets 1st Quarter 2020
Growers Holding Israel Chemicals technology platform that collects and reports farm data to assist farmers in decision-making processes 1st Quarter 2020
Seller Buyer Business Date
Forge Nano/ALD NanoSolutions ALD NanoSolutions/Forge Nano merger of the 2 companies (engineering and manufacturing of nano-coatings on particles and high surface area objects) 1st Quarter 2020
Oxifree Metal Protection Seal For Life (Arsenal Capital) anti-corrosion solutions to industrial markets 1st Quarter 2020
Olympus Partners Clearlake Capital Innovative XCessories & Services LLC (coating solutions and vehicle upfit services to OEMs, the automotive aftermarket, and diversified industrial end markets) 1st Quarter 2020
Alpha Coatings Technologies PPG powder coatings for light industrial applications and heat sensitive substrates 1st Quarter 2020
Evonik United Initiators hydrogen peroxide plant in British Columbia 1st Quarter 2020
Industrial Growth Partners JF Lehman & Co. Integrated Global Services (surface protection solutions and technologies) 1st Quarter 2020
Sinmat Entegris CMP slurries for silicon carbide and gallium nitride 1st Quarter 2020
Plastics Color Corporation Chroma Color (Arsenal Capital) color concentrates 1st Quarter 2020
Nouryon Celanese redispersible polymer powders business marketed under the Elotex brand 1st Quarter 2020
JM Huber Nouryon carboxymethyl cellulose – $149s 1st Quarter 2020
Seller Buyer Business Date
Wilshire Chemicals Evonik phytochemicals and derivatives for the cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries 1st Quarter 2020
Clariant PolyOne masterbatches – $1,100s/$1,560v 1st Quarter 2020
Israel Chemicals Italmatch Chemicals RecoPhos (recovery of phosphorus technology) 1st Quarter 2020
The Jordan Co. Milliken Borchers (coating additives and specialty catalyst solutions) 1st Quarter 2020
Cranston Print Woks Vertellus Bercen (alkyl succinic anhydrides and related additives for fuel, lubricant, and paper applications) 1st Quarter 2020
US Coatings Seal For Life (Arsenal Capital) corrosion prevention and heat resistant coatings 1st Quarter 2020
Lifelast Seal For Life (Arsenal Capital) polyurethane protective coatings and linings 1st Quarter 2020
Little Mountain Industries Seal For Life (Arsenal Capital) Flame Control (coatings) and Highland International (coatings) 1st Quarter 2020