TITLE

Hoechst gets 10 offers for engineering plastics unit

AUTHOR(S)
Alperowicz, Natasha
PUB. DATE
March 1998
SOURCE
Chemical Week;3/25/1998, Vol. 160 Issue 11, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports on several purchase offers received by Hoechst company's engineering plastics subsidiary Ticona. Comments from Hoechst's board member, Utz-Hellmuth Felcht; Companies interested in buying the Ticona business; Information on Ticona.
ACCESSION #
474736

 

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