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U.S. FTC sets conditions on Quaker Chemical’s acquisition of Houghton International
U.S. FTC sets conditions on Quaker Chemical’s acquisition of Houghton International 

Quaker Chemical Corp. and Houghton International Inc. have agreed to divest certain products and related assets to a subsidiary of French multinational corporation Total S.A., to settle U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC) charges that Quaker’s proposed USD1.4 billion acquisition of Houghton would violate federal antitrust law. The FTC’s complaint alleges that the proposed acquisition would […]

July 25, 2019
Quaker Chemical shareholders approve merger with Houghton International
Quaker Chemical shareholders approve merger with Houghton International

Quaker Chemical Corporation shareholders yesterday approved at a special meeting the proposal necessary to complete the transaction to combine with Houghton International. The transaction proposal received more than 99% support of all votes cast by shareholders. Quaker Chemical, headquartered in Conshohocken, Penn., U.S.A., is a leading global provider of process fluids, chemical specialties, and technical expertise […]

September 8, 2017
Quaker Chemical acquires Canadian metalworking fluid manufacturer Lubricor
Quaker Chemical acquires Canadian metalworking fluid manufacturer Lubricor

Quaker Chemical Corporation has acquired Lubricor Inc., a manufacturer and marketer of metalworking fluids, for approximately CAD16 million (USD11.9 million). “Lubricor’s proprietary technology and strong customer relationships provide an opportunity to expand our metalworking business in attractive end markets and leverage Quaker’s global footprint to pursue cross-selling opportunities. We believe there is a strong organizational […]

December 2, 2016