Clariant AG Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

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Clariant AG has acquired 9 companies, including 1 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 13 assets.

Clariant AG’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Sud-Chemie AG for $1.6B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2019, when it sold Clariant AG - Masterbatches Business to Avient for $1.6B. Clariant AG has acquired in 3 different US states, and 5 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include chemicals (67%) and packaging (23%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity22
    • M&A Buy Activity9
    • M&A Sell Activity13
  • Total Sectors Invested 3
  • Total Countries Invested 5
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 15
  • M&A Advisors 3

Clariant AG

Rothausstrasse 61,
Muttenz, CH-4132
Switzerland,
www.clariant.com

Clariant AG is a specialty chemicals company. Clariant offers chemicals such as adsorbents, biocides, industrial ingredients, and detergents, as well as chemicals and dyes for textiles, leather, and paper. Clariant also manufacturers de-icing agents and fire retardants.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 8 - - - 1 - 9
vol $1.6B $60M $1.6B
Sell (0.8/yr) # 9 - 2 1 1 - 13
vol $1.5B $1.9B $836M $4.2B
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
BASF - Attapulgite Business 2021-12-28 60M USD Divestiture
, United States
Clariant’s Pigments Business 2021-06-14 836M CHF Divestiture
Muttenz, Switzerland
Clariant AG - Surfactant Business and Sulfate Production Equipment 2020-07-15 - Divestiture
Santa Clara, Mexico
Clariant AG - Masterbatches Business 2019-12-19 1.6B USD Divestiture
Muttenz, Switzerland
Airnov Healthcare Packaging 2019-07-22 320M CHF Divestiture
Choisy-le-Roi, France · www.airnov-healthcare.com
Clariant Insurance AG 2017-01-05 - Divestiture
Triesen, Liechtenstein
KEL-TECH, Inc. 2016-09-14 - Add-on Acquisition
Midland, Texas · www.keltechinc.com
X-Chem LLC 2016-09-14 - Add-on Acquisition
lrving, Texas · www.x-chem.com
Chemical Storage and Packaging facility - Broussard 2015-03-19 - Add-on Acquisition
Broussard, Louisiana
Aerochem AB 2015-01-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Nacka, Sweden · www.aerochem.se
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Chemicals 6 (67%) 1.6B (100%) 9 (69%) 2.3B (55%)
Packaging 2 (22%) - 1 (8%) 320M (8%)
Engineering 1 (11%) - - -
Distribution - - 1 (8%) 22M (1%)
Insurance - - 1 (8%) -
Plastics - - 1 (8%) 1.6B (37%)
Total 9 $1.6B 13 $4.2B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
Switzerland - - 6 3.5B
  Georgia - - 1 -
United States 4 60M 1 -
  Texas 2 - - -
  Louisiana 1 - - -
  North Carolina - - 1 -
Germany 2 1.6B 1 54M
France 1 - 1 320M
China 1 - - -
Liechtenstein - - 1 -
Luxembourg - - 1 338M
Mexico - - 1 -
Sweden 1 - - -
United Kingdom - - 1 22M
Domestic - - 6 (46%) 3.5B (83%)
Cross-border 9 (100%) 1.6B (100%) 7 (54%) 734M (17%)
Total 9 $1.6B 13 $4.2B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
Citigroup Investment Banking
1
National Capital Companies LLC
1
Legal Deals
Homburger AG
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
> $1B 1 $1.6B
< $100M 1 $60M
TOTAL $1.6B
Largest Sud-Chemie AG
$1.6B (2011-02-17)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $1.6B
$100M to $1B 5 $2.5B
< $100M 3 $136M
TOTAL $4.2B
Largest Clariant AG - Masterbatches Business
$1.6B (2019-12-19)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
22%
2 (22%)
Strategic(s)
11%
1 (11%)
Divested to
Investor(s)
54%
7 (54%)
Strategic(s)
54%
7 (54%)

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