keyboard_arrow_upBASF completes acquisition of Becker Underwood
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BASF has completed the acquisition of Becker Underwood from Norwest Equity Partners, a US-based private equity investment company, for a purchase price of US$1.02 billion (€785 million). With the acquisition, BASF is now a leading global provider of technologies for biological seed treatment as well as seed treatment colorants and polymers. BASF has also expanded its product portfolio in the areas of biological crop protection, turf and horticulture, animal nutrition and landscape colorants and coatings.