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IMCD to acquire Mexican Distributor Materias Químicas de México S.A. de C.V.

Further Add-on Acquisition in Latin America to expand Coverage of  the Region

Specialty chemicals and food ingredients distributor IMCD N.V. (Rotterdam, The Netherlands) has announced that its subsidiary IMCD México (Mexico City, Mexico) has signed an agreement to acquire Materias Químicas de México S.A. de C.V. [“Maquimex”] (Mexico City, Mexico), a distributor of specialty chemicals for an undisclosed amount.

Established in 1977, the company is an “asset light” distributor, providing commercial and technical expertise in the Preservatives, HI&I, Energy, Water Treatment sectors, as well as other industrial markets. With 44 employees, Maquimex under Luis Katz, General Manager, offers what IMCD called a “robust distribution coverage across México”. Sales activities are supported by an application laboratory.


The closing of the transaction, for which no financial details were communicated, is expected to take place in August 2021.


Source: IMCD press release


HGE – DCG / 19.07.2021

Brenntag acquires Tan International Limited

Brenntag expands Coverage of United Kingdom with Acquisition in Scotland

Global chemical distributor Brenntag AG (Essen, Germany) announced  that it has acquired Tan International Limited (Perth, Scotland), a distributor and blender of Industrial and Specialty Chemicals. 


The product and service portfolio of  the acquired company covers a range of industries, including Food & Beverage, Pharmaceuticals, Agriculture and Energy (i.e. Oil & Gas), Brenntag said in a statement.


In FY2019 the company is expected to generate total sales of ca. GBP 21 mn. No further financial details were disclosed on the transaction.


Source: Brenntag press release


HGE – DCG / 18.12.2019