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EU Gives Final Approval For Huntsman’s Acquisition Of Rockwood’s Performance Additives And Titanium Dioxide Businesses

October 1, 2014
Chemical Value Chain
/PRNewswire/ – Huntsman Corporation (NYSE: HUN) announced today that it has received final clearance and approval from the European Commission to acquire the Performance Additives and Titanium Dioxide businesses of Rockwood Holdings, Inc.  The acquisition is expected to close October 1, 2014.
 
About Huntsman:
 
Huntsman Corporation is a publicly traded global manufacturer and marketer of differentiated chemicals with 2013 revenues of over $11 billion. Our chemical products number in the thousands and are sold worldwide to manufacturers serving a broad and diverse range of consumer and industrial end markets.  We operate more than 80 manufacturing and R&D facilities in 30 countries and employ approximately 12,000 associates within our 5 distinct business divisions.  For more information about Huntsman, please visit the company’s website at www.huntsman.com.
 
Source: Huntsman Corporation

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