IHS Chemical Week

Services :: Distribution

Univar to Close Acquisition of Quaron's Benelux Assets in January; Abandons Purchase of Quaron Assets in France

5:39 AM MST | November 19, 2010 | Ian Young

Univar says it expects to close the previously announced acquisition of Quaron's (Zwijndrecht, the Netherlands) chemical distribution assets in Belgium and the Netherlands in the first week of January 2011. The deal requires no further regulatory approvals, Univar says. However, Univar has abandoned plans to buy Quaron's assets in France, following a government antitrust investigation there. The European Commission approved Univar's acquisition of Quaron's Benelux assets last July but it referred the part of the overall deal related to Quaron's distribution...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


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

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 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


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © 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