Arkema : Acquisition of Polimeros Especiales ...

Acquisition of Polimeros Especiales completed


On 1 September 2022, Arkema finalized the acquisition of Polimeros Especiales, strengthening the Group’s offering in solvent-free solutions.
Polimeros Especiales SA de CV, Guanajuanto/Mexico, is a manufacturer of high-performance waterborne resins for a broad range of applications in markets such as architectural and decorative paints, textiles, pressure sensitive adhesives and construction. It is a key manufacturer of emulsions in the region, achieving sales of around US$40 million in 2021 and employing 230 people.
As part of Coating Solutions segment of Arkema SA, Colombes Cedex/France, Polimeros Especiales will strengthen the Group’s position in high-growth markets, drive the development of further sustainable innovations together with Arkema’s other key solvent-free technologies, and reinforce its presence in the Americas market.
»Arkema’s vision and strategy embrace sustainability as a central aspect, and Polimeros Especiales shares this commitment to help our customers achieving their sustainable development goals. Our team is excited to join Arkema and contribute to developing and producing more sustainable solutions. «
Director of Polimeros Especiales

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