Chemicals M&A in 2017: What to look for

SIMON WILSON | April 25, 2017

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2016 ended on a high note. The early Christmas present delivered by Praxis on December 20th provided a welcome end-of-year fillip, pushing up the total value of deals by 128% from Q3, although deal volume overall was also much stronger, up by over 50% from the previous quarter. Added to the ChemChina acquisition of Syngenta and Bayer’s move for Monsanto earlier in 2016, these mega deals accounted for 68% of the total deal value announced last year in the Chemicals industry last year.

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