TER Chemicals, a leading distributor and retailer of specialty chemicals and a division of German-based TER Group, has announced the acquisition of Trexan Chemicals, Inc., a chemical distribution company specializing in the adhesives raw material market.

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TER Chemicals acquires Trexan Chemicals

Trexan Chemicals, Inc. is a well-established US distributor for ExxonMobil Chemical and TSRC/Dexco – distributing products well known in various industries but with a strong focus on adhesive and sealants applications. Brand names are Escorez™, Escorene™, Optema™, ExxonMobil™EnBA, ExxonMobil™LDPE, Exxon™butyl and halobutyl rubber, Vistalon™, Vector™ and Taipol™. These key partnerships will enable TER Chemicals to enhance its visibility and growth in the U.S. marketplace. TER Chemicals has been the distributor for most of these product lines of both manufacturers in Europe.

“Our acquisition of Trexan Chemicals, Inc. complements our overall U.S. chemical distribution offering so we can now provide multiple products to the adhesive formulation industry in the U.S. and Canada. This investment represents an important strategic opportunity”, said Jens Vinke, Director Trexan Chemicals, Inc.

Trexan aims to be a complete provider of specialty chemicals in the industry while creating solutions specifically to their North American customers base.

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