Synthomer to acquire Perstorp Oxo for €78m

London-based Synthomer announced it has acquired Perstorp Oxo Belgium AB for €78m in cash. Perstorp Oxo was previously owned by Sweden-based The Perstorp Group and had an EBITDA of €8m in 2016. The acquiree produces and markets specialty chemicals, especially polymers, for the coating industry. (Source: Synthomer)