INEOS does two PVC deals

Baker, John; Gibson, Jane
May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/28/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 68, p10
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the deals established by INEOS Capital in the polyvinyl chloride (PVC) market. INEOS is buying Norsk Hydro's chlor-alkali to polyvinyl chloride (PVC) business for Norwegian kroner (NKr) 5.5 billion ($912 million, €670 million). The deal will strengthen INEOS's position in the vinyls market. INEOS also agreed to sell its emulsion PVC business to Germany's Vinnolit, consisting of plants at Hillhouse in Great Britain and at Schkopau in Germany.


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