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Solenis completes acquisition of Mexico-based chemical company


July 14, 2020
By P&PC Staff

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Solenis has completed its acquisition of 100 per cent of the outstanding shares of Poliquímicos, S.A. de C.V., a Mexico-based producer of specialized chemical solutions.

The transaction closed Jul. 14.

Headquartered in Mexico City, Mexico, Poliquímicos is a producer and supplier of specialized chemical solutions for water-intensive industries, including the pulp and paper markets in Mexico.

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The business will be integrated into Solenis as part of its direct-to-market strategy.

“The acquisition of Poliquímicos will enhance Solenis’ direct sales channel in the Mexican market and improve our production capabilities in the region,” said John Panichella, CEO of Solenis, in a statement.

“With more than 46 years of history in Mexico, we are thrilled to welcome the Poliquímicos team and are excited to provide them with the full suite of Solenis products to better serve our customers.”