Tag Archives: Lubricants

Lehmann & Voss Group has acquired GP2C in France

Hamburg-based Distributor expands its Lubricants Business in Western Europe

International specialty chemicals distributor and specialty elastomers and polymers compounder Lehmann&Voss&Co. [“LEHVOSS”] (Hamburg, Germany), announced that the group has acquired GP2C SAS (Pont-Sainte-Maxence, France), a distributor of additives and raw materials for the lubricants and fuels industry, for an undisclosed sum.


GP2C was established by Patrice Harlet in 2008, to offer formulators of automotive lubricants, industrial lubricants, fuels and technical fluids a range of specialty products and supporting technical expertise. The company operates contract blending and laboratory facilities, and offers regulatory support services. The acqusition, part of a wider growth strategy, will give LEHVOSS an extended coverage of Western Europe, the group said in the announcement.


No financial details were disclosed on this transaction.


Source: Lehmann&Voss&Co. press release; GP2C website


HGE / DCG – 21.10.2021

U.S. Distributor Akrochem Corp. acquires Bech Chem, LLC

Rubber Additives and Compounding Materials Distributor diversifies further into Paints & Coatings and Lubricants

Rubber Additives and Compounding Materials distributor Akrochem Corp. (Akron, OH – United States) has announced that the company has earlier this month acquired Bech Chem, LLC (The Woodlands (Houston), TX – United States), a distributor of additives and ingredients, particularly for the Paints & Coating and the Lubricants industry.

No financial details or other terms were disclosed on this transaction.

Source: Akrochem press release

HGE / DCG 29.07.2021

KRAHN Chemie acquires in Greece

German Distributor expands into Southeast Europe with Acquisition of InterActive S.A.

Speciality chemicals distributor KRAHN Chemie GmbH (Hamburg, Germany),  has acquired a majority share of  InterActive S.A. (Athens, Greece), a distributor of lubricant additives and scientific instruments for oil, pharma and chemical labs. The company, which was founded in 1990, is active in Greece, Cyprus and Israel.


No financial details were disclosed on this transaction.


KRAHN Chemie press release


HGE / DCG – 27.01.2020