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Informex USA: Acquisitions, Expansions in the Cards

2:59 PM MST | February 20, 2012 | —Alex Scott in New Orleans

Informex: Several fine chemicals firms are expanding. Companies at Informex USA, a fine-and specialty-chemicals expo held last week in New Orleans, appear to be in growth mode with many unveiling plans for acquisitions or capacity expansions. Exhibitors totaled 469, down from 489 last year, with visitor numbers of more than four thousand estimated by event organizer UBM (London), about the same as a year ago. Among the deals, Fabbrica Italiana Sintetici (FIS; Montecchio, Italy), a privately owned pharma fine chemicals contract manufacturer, disclosed that it is...

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