Johnson Matthey closes $75m battery acquisition from Clariant

By Josie Shillito
Published: Monday, 02 March 2015

Johnson Matthey is ready to launch an entity focusing entirely on battery materials after making two acquisitions in the sector.

Johnson Matthey has closed its second battery materials acquisition in less than a year, opening the way for the formation of a single new business entity under the name Johnson Matthey Battery Materials, the company revealed today.

The $75m acquisition of Swiss chemical firm Clariant’s battery materials business will be...

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