IMCD acquires South African Chemimpo
European Plastics News staff
Posted 5 February 2013
Dutch chemicals distribution company IMCD has acquired Chemimpo South Africa through its subsidiary IMCD South Africa.
IMCD did not reveal any financial details but said it will integrate the two companies in South Africa, giving the operation a workforce of 90. Otto Brinkmann, Chemimpo's Managing Director, will head up the combined operation.
Headquartered in Johannesburg, Chemimpo South Africa also has branches in Cape Town and Durban. In Europe, IMCD distributes for companies such as Rodenburg Biopolymers and Kuraray Europe.
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