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February 20, 2014
Chemical logistics company Talke (Hürth, Germany) says it has become majority owner of the former Friedrich A. Kruse jun. Logistics Services. The acquired business's operations...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Talke-becomes-majority-owner-of-logistics-facilities-at-Germanys-Chempark-sites_58974.html
February 18, 2014
The privatization of insolvent chemicals and petrochemicals producer Oltchim (Ramnicu Valcea, Romania) has been delayed by almost two months, the company says. The deadline for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Oltchim-privatization-delayed_58867.html
February 17, 2014
Novartis announced today that it is buying CoStim Pharmaceuticals (Cambridge, MA), a privately held biotechnology company focused on harnessing the immune system to eliminate...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Novartis-to-acquire-biotech-company-CoStim-Pharmaceuticals_58852.html
February 17, 2014
Merck KGaA has extended the timeline of its recommended cash offer for AZ Electronic Materials until 1.00 pm (GMT) 28 February 2014, the company said on Friday. Merck on 6...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Merck-KGaA-again-extends-offer-period-for-AZ-Electronic-Materials_58849.html
February 14, 2014
Matheson Tri-Gas (Basking Ridge, NJ), a a subsidiary of Taiyo Nippon Sanso Corp. (TNSC; Shinagawa, Japan), has completed the acquisition of Continental Carbonic Products (Decatur...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Matheson-acquires-US-dry-ice-business-Continental-Carbonic-Products_58829.html
February 14, 2014
Private-equity backed PQ Corp. today filed for an initial public offering (IPO) that could be worth up $450 million, according to US regulatory documents. The company, a maker of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/PQ-files-for-IPO_58758.html
February 14, 2014
Dow Chemical has rejected a proposal by hedge fund Third Point (New York) that the company spin off its petrochemical operations. The benefits of vertical integration, scale, and shared technologies would be lost, while a significant breakup, “simplistically described as petrochemical and specialty chemical assets,” would create no additional value, says Dow. In response, Third Point offered to sign a non-disclosure agreement to review Dow's analysis....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Dow-rejects-proposed-breakup-reaffirms-current-strategy-updated_58777.html
February 14, 2014
M&A activity in the chemical sector during 2013 was to a large extent driven by shareholder activism and investments by hedge funds, which pushed many chemical companies to...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Deloitte-Farm-chemicals-health-care-and-biobased-products-to-drive-M-and-A-activity-in-2014_58828.html
February 13, 2014
Foster Wheeler (Zug, Switzerland), a leading engineering and construction firm, today announced that it has entered into a definitive agreement with AMEC (London) under which AMEC will...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/AMEC-to-acquire-Foster-Wheeler-for-$3-3-billion-creating-an-E-and-C-powerhouse_58794.html
February 13, 2014
Phillips 66 Partners (Houston), a new master limited partnership, has made its first asset acquisition, the $700 million purchase of the Gold Product Pipeline System and two newly constructed propylene-storage spheres from Phillips 66....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Phillips-66-Partners-acquires-pipeline-system-and-storage-for-$700-million_58806.html
February 13, 2014
Mallinckrodt, a specialty pharmaceutical and medical imaging group, says that it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire all outstanding shares of Cadence Pharmaceuticals...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Mallinckrodt-to-acquire-Cadence-Pharmaceuticals_58793.html
February 12, 2014
Amseco Exploration (Montreal) announced on Tuesday that it entered into two agreements on 10 February 2014 covering the acquisition of all rights, titles, and interests held by...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Amseco-Exploration-in-reverse-takeover-of-Congo-potash-property_58764.html
February 12, 2014
Consumer goods group Reckitt Benckiser (Slough, UK) today announced its quarterly and annual results and said that it is still reviewing the future of its pharmaceuticals business...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Reckitt-Benckiser-continuing-to-review-pharma-options_58762.html
February 11, 2014
Nexeo Solutions, a chemical distributor, announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Archway Sales (St. Louis), a specialty chemical distributor. The acquisition will...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Nexeo-Solutions-acquires-specialty-distributor-Archway_58736.html
February 11, 2014
The board of Probi (Lund, Sweden) has unanimously recommended the rejection of Symrise’s (Holzminden, Germany) mandatory public cash offer to acquire Probi. Symrise, on 10...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Probi-board-recommends-rejection-of-Symrises-mandatory-takeover-offer_58724.html
February 10, 2014
CHS (St. Paul, MN), a farmer-owned cooperative, grains and food company, announced today that it has acquired the fertilizer business and related assets of Terral RiverService (Lake...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Crop-nutrient-co-op-CHS-acquires-distributor_58698.html
February 10, 2014
Artek Surfin (Mumbai), an Indian specialty chemicals maker, has bought out private equity firm Aterian Investment Partners’ (New York) 50% stake in Galata Chemicals, the former...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Indian-owner-buys-out-Galata-Chemicals_58715.html
February 7, 2014
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), a leading global producer of potash, said today that it has acquired a 25% stake in Equiplan Participacoes, which is the main shareholder in Terminais...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Uralkali-buys-stake-in-port-terminal-in-Brazil-eyeing-expansion-of-Latin-American-market_58674.html
February 6, 2014
Plants owned and operated by La Seda de Barcelona (El Prat de Llobregat, Spain) at El Prat and Tarragona, Spain are to be acquired by Cristian Lay (Jerez de los Caballeros, Spain)...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/La-Seda-to-sell-petchem-assets-in-Spain-to-market-entrant_58604.html
February 6, 2014
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) today announced that as of 1 p.m. GMT on 5 February 2014 shareholders representing 56.48% of the share capital of AZ Electronic Materials (AZ) had...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Merck-KGaA-extends-offer-period-for-AZ-Electronic-Materials-receives-early-antitrust-clearance_58591.html
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