Excel deal to give Hexpol huge boost in mixing

Meyer, Bruce
November 2010
Rubber & Plastics News;11/1/2010, Vol. 40 Issue 7, p1
Trade Publication
The article reports on Hexpol AB's deal to buy rubber compounder Excel Polymers LLC for 212.5 million dollars. According to Hexpol, formulations and products are offered by Excel to a diversified group of end markets. It is stated that Hexpol will become the top player in rubber compounding following the deal. Hexpol chief executive officer (CEO) George Brunstam confirmed that capabilities are being improved with the acquisition of Excel.


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