Quaker Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

ChemicalsCompany

Quaker has acquired 12 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years.

Quaker’s largest acquisition to date was in 2017, when it acquired Houghton International for $173M. Quaker has acquired in 5 different US states, and 7 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include chemicals (100%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity12
    • M&A Buy Activity12
  • Total Sectors Invested 1
  • Total Countries Invested 7
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 3

Quaker

Quaker Chemical Corp.

901 East Hector Street,
Conshohocken, Pennsylvania 19428
United States,
(610) 832-4000
www.quakerchem.com

Quaker is a provider of process chemicals, chemical specialties, services and technical expertise to a wide range of industries – including steel, automotive, mining, aerospace, tube and pipe, coatings and construction materials. Quaker was founded in 1918 and is based in Conshohocken, Pennsylvania.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.2/yr) # 11 - 1 - - - 12
vol $320M $123M $444M
Sell (0.0/yr) # - - - - - - 0
  12

Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
Norman Hay plc - Operating Divisions 2019-08-29 123M GBP Divestiture
Coventry, United Kingdom
Houghton International, Inc. 2017-04-05 173M USD Merger
Valley Forge, Pennsylvania · www.houghtonintl.com
Lubricor, Inc. 2016-11-30 12M USD Add-on Acquisition
Waterloo, Ontario · www.lubricorinc.com
Verkol SA 2015-07-30 40M USD Add-on Acquisition
, Spain
Binol AB 2014-11-03 - Divestiture
Karlshamn, Sweden
ECLI Products LLC (Engineered Custom Lubricants) 2014-08-15 52M USD Add-on Acquisition
Aurora, Illinois · www.ecllube.com
NP Coil Dexter Industries S.r.l. 2012-07-02 - Add-on Acquisition
Gorgonzola, Italy · www.npcoildexter.com
G.W. Smith & Sons, Inc. 2011-10-03 14M USD Add-on Acquisition
Dayton, Ohio · www.gwsmithandsons.com
Summit Lubricants, Inc. 2011-01-03 30M USD Add-on Acquisition
Batavia, New York · www.summitlubricants.com
Eural S.r.l. 2003-07-24 - Add-on Acquisition
Tradate, Italy
View All >>

M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Chemicals 12 (100%) 444M (100%) - -
Total 12 $444M - -

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 5 269M - -
  Illinois 1 52M - -
  California 1 - - -
  Pennsylvania 1 173M - -
  Ohio 1 14M - -
  New York 1 30M - -
Italy 2 - - -
Brazil 1 - - -
Canada 1 12M - -
  Ontario 1 12M - -
Spain 1 40M - -
Sweden 1 - - -
United Kingdom 1 123M - -
Domestic 5 (42%) 269M (61%) - -
Cross-border 7 (58%) 175M (39%) - -
Total 12 $444M - -

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $296M
< $100M 5 $148M
TOTAL $444M
Largest Houghton International, Inc.
$173M (2017-04-05)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Strategic(s)
25%
3 (25%)

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