Valtris Specialty Chemicals has acquired INEOS ChloroToluenes and INEOS Baleycourt from INEOS Enterprises. According to the company, the deal creates a global specialty chemicals business with a broad product portfolio and strong technical capabilities.

With production facilities in Belgium and the Netherlands, INEOS ChloroToluenes is a leading producer of chlorinated toluenes and related derivatives that are used in coatings and other applications. Based in northeast France, Baleycourt produces products that serve the polymer additives, lubricant and renewable energy markets.

“ICT and Baleycourt are highly strategic acquisitions with strong secular growth drivers that significantly enhance our product portfolio, expand our European presence and strengthen our technology and production capabilities,” said Paul Angus, CEO of Valtris. “We are excited to offer our customers an even broader solution offering and pursue the attractive, new growth opportunities that the acquisitions create.”

Valtris, based in Independence, Ohio, provides specialty chemicals for many industries, including vinyl window manufacturing.

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