The EU Commission conditionally clears an acquisition in the chemicals production industry (Hexion / Huntsman)

Mergers: main developments between 1 May and 31 August 2008* In July the proposed acquisition of Huntsman Corporation by Hexion Specialty Chemicals Inc. was approved subject to conditions. Both parties to the transaction are US-based chemical manufacturers Hexion, which is owned by the US-based private investment company Apollo Group, produces a range of chemicals and in particular epoxy resins. It manufactures a range of resins that are used primarily in binding, bonding and coating applications, including

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  • JG Associates (Brussels)
  • DG COMP (Brussels)

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John Gatti, Mary Loughran, The EU Commission conditionally clears an acquisition in the chemicals production industry (Hexion / Huntsman), 30 June 2008, e-Competitions June 2008, Art. N° 37701

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