Chemtura sells to focus on strengths
- Chemtura Sheds EPDM. // Plastics Technology;Mar2007, Vol. 53 Issue 3, p70
The article reports on the ethylene propylene diene monomer (EPDM) business and some rubber chemicals to be sold by Middlebury, Connecticut-based Chemtura Corp. to Lion Chemical Capital LLC. Lion also owns shares in Lion Copolymer in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, Excel Polymers in Solon, Ohio, and...
- Chemtura sells to focus on strengths. Gibson, Jane // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;5/14/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 19, p16
The article reports on the decision of Chemtura to sell its organic peroxides business to Germany's Pergan. According to Chemtura Chairman and Chief executive Officer (CEO) Robert Wood, the sale of the division is an important step to the restructuring of the company's plastic additives...
- Chemtura to sell EPDM, some rubber chemicals businesses. // Rubber & Plastics News;11/13/2006, Vol. 36 Issue 8, p3
The article focuses on the plans of Chemtura Corp. to sell its EPDM and some rubber chemicals businesses. The company is planning to sell its rubber chemicals businesses at its plant in Geismar, Louisiana as well as its Flexzone antiozonants unit. According to Robert L. Wood, chairman and CEO of...
- Chemtura to sell EPDM subsidiary. // RSI: Roofing, Siding, Insulation;Nov2006, Vol. 83 Issue 11, p16
The article presents information on the plans of Chemtura Corp. to sell its two subsidiaries that produce ingredients used in producing rubber such as ethylene propylene diene monomer.
- Chemtura puts itself on the market. // Urethanes Technology International;Aug/Sep2015, Vol. 32 Issue 4, p10
The article focuses on a report by business news provider Bloomberg in 2015 which states that Craig Rogerson, chief executive officer (CEO) of specialty chemicals firm Chemtura has stated that the company was looking to break itself up with the polyurethane business being potentially for sale.
- Divesting for success with pre-sale due diligence. Kelly, Shaun T. // NACD Directorship;Mar2003, Vol. 29 Issue 3, p12
Discusses keys to successful corporate divestiture. Importance of conducting appropriate pre-sale due diligence; Preparation for the sale; Need to identify potential buyers.
- Managements' Views on Voluntary Sell-Offs. Baker, H. Kent; Benjamin, John D.; Kuehl, Kristin; Verdon, Amy A. // Journal of Economics & Finance;1996 Supplement, Vol. 20, p3
Examines the reasons for voluntary sell-offs undertaken by U.S. companies in the early 1990s. Removal of non-strategic assets; Raise of funds primarily for debt reduction; Focus on the firm's core business; Importance placed by financially weak firms on raising funds and improving their cash flow.
- Hachette Shuts IPG, Seeks Buyer for Katz. DeFoore, Jay; Walker, David // Photo District News;Aug2005, Vol. 25 Issue 8, p12
Reports on the decision of Hatchette Filipacchi Photos (HFP) to close Independent Photographers Group and sell Katz and K2 portraiture agency as of August 2005.
- Gearing up to sell the business. Gray, Andi // Westchester County Business Journal;8/29/2011, Vol. 47 Issue 35, p13
The article provides an answer to a question of how to prepare in selling a company.