Keyword: Chemical Distribution


Azelis Acquires Israel’s Lidorr

26.01.2023 -

In its second acquisition of the year so far, Azelis has agreed to buy Lidorr Elements, a leading Israeli specialty chemical distributor active in the crop protection...


Brenntag and Univar Call off ’Engagement’

04.01.2023 -

German distribution giant Brenntag is retreating from plans to acquire US rival Univar. The company said in an ad hoc statement that it is “no longer pursuing these...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Rewriting the Rules for Chemical Distribution

24.10.2022 -

Having survived the pandemic so far in good condition, chemical distributors are well positioned to grow, provided they understand how the rules for winning have changed...


Univar Buys Spanish Distributor Vicom

04.08.2022 -

Univar Solutions has bought Vicom Distribución Productos Quimicos, a specialty chemicals distributor operating in Spain and Portugal, in its first acquisition of the year...

Chemicals & Distribution

Oqema and BASF Cooperate on Specialty Amines in Europe


Chemicals distributor Oqema has established a new partnership with BASF on its specialty amines portfolio in the regions DACH, Benelux, Eastern Europe, and UK / Ireland...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

Planning for the Unexpected

18.05.2022 -

Dorothee Arns, Director General of FECC, discusses current challenges, market trends and her vision for the chemical distribution industry in Europe. The interview was...


Prospects for the Chemical Distribution Industry

10.05.2022 -

The chemical distribution business is a diverse industry that provides customized solutions for important sectors such as pharmaceuticals, paints & coatings, agriculture...

Chemistry & Life Sciences

M&A Activity in the Chemical Distribution Industry

06.05.2022 -

Mergers & acquisitions activity in the chemical distribution industry was high in 2021, but current macro-economic conditions may have a dampening effect on the number of...