Univar ups its offer price

March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 59, p31
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The article reports on the offer price of Univar with CHEMCENTRAL. Univar has made a new agreement with CHEMCENTRAL and raised its offer price by $50 million to $650 million. The move is in response to Brenntag's interest in bidding for the U.S. distributor. According to Marc Fermont of DistriConsult, large suppliers to Univar and CHEMCENTRAL have been pushing for the deal. CHEMCENTRAL is now obtaining regulatory and shareholder approvals for the deal.


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