Degussa bids widening

Robinson, Simon
January 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;1/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 3, p10
Trade Publication
The article reports on the possibility that Dow Chemical will join the race to take over Degussa's construction chemicals division in Europe in January 2006. The possible bid would make it hard for BASF, which is still seeking exclusive negotiations with Degussa's majority owner RAG. RAG is said to be encouraging additional bids to drive the price up.


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