Sabic buys Huntsman UK base chemicals

Davis, Nigel; Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/2/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 37, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Sabic to purchase Huntsman's European base chemicals and polymers business for $700 million in cash. The acquisition is expected to boost its European sales by approximately €2.5 billion. Sabic will acquire the majority of Huntsman's petrochemicals plants in Great Britain, including the 865,000 tonnes/year naphtha cracker at Wilton, in the north east of England.


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