Johnson Matthey sells ceramics to Spanish

December 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p5
Trade Publication
The article deals with the acquisition of the ceramics division of Johnson Matthey by Pamplona Capital Partners. Johnson Matthey is selling its ceramics division to a company established by Pamplona Capital Partners I, a Spanish private equity investment fund, for €226 million in cash. The ceramics business, with headquarters in Spain, is a leading global supplier of raw materials and intermediate products to the tile and sanitary ware industries.


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