IN BRIEF: Europe Watch

June 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 72, p31
Trade Publication
The article reports on the sale of Societe Nationale des Poudres et Explosifs' (SNPE) U.S.-based fine chemicals subsidiary, ISOCHEM, to Buckingham Capital Partners in Europe. Following the sale, the company will revert to its original name, VanDeMark. According to the report, the company states that the divestment was part of its strategy to decrease its debt load and to refocus on its European production sites.


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