FMC Corp.

1735 Market Street,
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19103
United States,
(215) 299-6000

FMC Corporation is an American chemical manufacturing company. It is a diversified chemical company serving agricultural, industrial, environmental, and consumer markets globally for more than a century with innovative solutions, applications and quality products.

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Year ≤ '13 '14 '15 '16 '17 '18 T
Buy (0.4/yr) # 5 1 - - 1 - 7
vol $345M $1.8B $2.1B
Sell (0.8/yr) # 2 - 2 - 2 - 6
vol $1.5B $1.6B $1.2B $4.3B

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Largest Cheminova A/S
$1.8B (2014-09-08)
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Largest FMC Corp. - Alkali Chemicals Business
$1.6B (2015-02-03)

According to our data here at Mergr, FMC has acquired 7 companies, including 3 in the last 5 years. It has also divested 6 assets.

FMC’s largest acquisition to date was in 2014, when it acquired Cheminova A/S for $1.8B. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2015, when it sold FMC - Alkali Chemicals Business to Tronox for $1.6B. FMC has acquired in 1 US state, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include chemicals (58%) and food (29%).

When analyzing the chemicals sector as a whole, according to Mergr, in the last 3 years, there are 211 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 4 platform acquisitions.

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