TITLE

Ashland to sell off subsidiary

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, Simon
PUB. DATE
June 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/26/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article considers the plans of Ashland to sell or spin off its paving construction subsidiary APAC to focus wholly on chemicals. The company is in exclusive negotiations with Oldcastle Materials over a possible sale of APAC but admits there is no guarantee of a deal. Ashland has said it would acquire more water treatment businesses as it expands into the water technology market.
ACCESSION #
21474940

 

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