Imerys seeks to buy Alteo’s BFA operations

By Davide Ghilotti
Published: Friday, 29 July 2016

The proposed acquisition comprises three of Alteo’s four plants making fused and tabular alumina, and would effectively shrink the company’s operations to the sole calcined alumina business.

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 Alteo operates four alumina plants. (Source: Alteo)


Refractory products group Imerys has offered to acquire French producer Alteo’s fused and tabular alumina operations. 

Official talks are expected to start in September, Alteo told IM 29 July.

Imerys put forward an offer this week for the buyout...

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