Asahi Kasei Corp.

1-105 Kanda Jinbocho, Chiyoda-ku,,
Tokyo, 101-8101
Japan,
81 3 3296 3000
www.asahi-kasei.co.jp

Asahi Kasei Corp. provides chemicals Segment offers organic and inorganic industrial chemicals, synthetic resin, synthetic rubber, high-compound fertilizer, coating materials, latex, pharmaceutical and food additives, explosives, photopolymers and platemaking systems, separation and ion-exchange membranes, systems, and equipment.

M&A Summary

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Year ≤ '12 '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 1 - - 1 - - 2
vol $2.2B $2.2B
Sell (0.0/yr) # 1 - - - - - 1
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$2.2B (2012-03-12)
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According to our data here at Mergr, Asahi Kasei has acquired 2 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 1 asset.

Asahi Kasei’s largest acquisition to date was in 2012, when it acquired ZOLL Medical for $2.2B. Asahi Kasei has acquired in 2 different US states. The Company’s most targeted sectors include machinery (50%) and medical products (50%).

When analyzing the chemicals sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 221 chemicals companies that have made at least 1 acquisition, 16 have acquired at least 5 companies, and 3 have acquired more than 10 companies. The most prolific strategic chemicals acquirer over the past 3 years is Axalta Coating Systems, with 9 acquisitions. The most prolific private equity acquirer in the chemicals sector over the past 3 years is SK Capital Partners with 3 platform acquisitions.

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