Huntsman purchase of Rockwood TiO2 business gets final go-ahead
Published: Wednesday, 01 October 2014
The deal, which initially raised antitrust concerns, has now been given final approval from the European Commission. The $4bn purchase will make Huntsman the second largest TiO2 producer globally.
Huntsman Corp. has received final clearance and approval
from the European Commission to acquire the Performance
Additives and titanium dioxide (TiO2) business of
Rockwood Holdings Inc.
Preliminary approval was given on 10 September 2014 subject
to the divestiture of Huntsmans TR52...