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Univar Acquires Brazilian Distributor

7:46 AM MDT | September 1, 2011 | Nancy Seewald

Univar says it has acquired Arinos Química (Osasco, Brazil), a specialty and commodity chemicals distributor, for an undisclosed sum. Arinos distributes about 1,600 products to more than 6,500 customers across various end markets, and also has more than 20 branded products through its formulation business. It reported sales of R$168 million ($104 million) in 2010.   “Arinos has a highly complementary business model to Univar, and provides a strong platform for future growth in the large and rapidly growing Brazilian chemical distribution...

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