09/30/2014

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A. Schulman buys Compco and completes acquisition of selected Ferro assets

Key markets include packaging, wire + cable and pipe. The Melbourne-based company achieved revenues of nearly USD 15 million for its fiscal year ending 30 June 2014.
Furthermore, A. Schulman has completed its acquisition of a selected majority of the assets of the Specialty Plastics business segment from Ferro Corporation. The agreement to acquire the assets was first announced on 4 June 2014.The acquisition includes four facilities located in the USA as well as operations in Spain. Excluded from the transaction are Ferro's plastics business and operations in Edison, NJ, USA, and Carabobo, Venezuela. Ferro's elastomer division APA (Advanced Polymer Alloys) supplies the Alcryn, Duragrip, and Duracryn TPEs as well as custom elastomers.

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