Wesel, August 19, 2002
Rhenania Coatings GmbH acquires can coating business from Akzo Nobel Inks, Denmark
Effective 1st July 2002 Rhenania Coatings GmbH has taken over the can coating business from Akzo Nobel Inks, which has a yearly turnover of approximately 2 Mio. €. This solicitation of business enables Rhenania Coatings GmbH to open up new markets in Morocco and Greece and to strengthen their position in Poland, Hungary and Scandinavia.
Furthermore this acquisition will increase ALTANA AG's European market position in the can coating business.