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Univar to Acquire Basic Chemical Solutions

October 12, 2010

Univar Inc., and Basic Chemical Solutions, L.L.C. (BCS), have signed an agreement for Univar to acquire BCS.


Univar Inc., and Basic Chemical Solutions, L.L.C. (BCS), have signed an agreement for Univar to acquire BCS and is expected to close in the first quarter of 2011. BCS is a global distributor of a select list of basic commodities with a unique integrated distribution model, combining bulk and mini-bulk chemical distribution with a global procurement and trading platform. The acquisition will enhance Univar’s ability to provide value in the supply chain between the company and chemical end-users and strengthen the company’s global sourcing capabilities.

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