IHS Chemical Week

Chemical Week Magazine :: Top of the Week

Fuller Acquires Forbo’s Industrial Adhesives Business

8:38 AM MST | January 6, 2012 | Rebecca Coons

H.B. Fuller has agreed to purchase Forbo Group’s (Zurich) global industrial adhesives business for CHF370 million ($394 million), a deal that boosts Fuller’s position in China and creates one of the world’s largest industrial adhesives makers. The acquired business is expected to post approximately $580 million in revenue and $35 million of Ebitda for 2011. “Upon closing of the transaction, H.B. Fuller will be a $2-billion company, focused on attractive segments of the industrial adhesives market,” says H.B. Fuller president and CEO Jim Owens. The...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.



Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.

 














 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa