Acquired Akcros Chemicals
Acquired Akcros, gaining manufacturing and increased market presence in Europe and India.
Akcros grows via acquisition
Akcros acquired the Mixed Metal Heat Stabilizer business of the Lamberti Group
Formation of Valtris Specialty Chemicals
In December 2014, Ferro Corporation sold its Polymer Additives Division to H.I.G. Capital. The new company was named Valtris Specialty Chemicals.
Developed Platinum plasticizers to meet customer needs in a changing regulatory environment.
Expanded into new geographic markets and optimized sales infrastructure.
Increased capacity and improved operating efficiency and production quality for ESO.
Fused Calcium Stearate
Expanded fused calcium stearate capacity in Fort Worth.
Acquired Bridgeport and Newport Facilities
Acquired Bridgeport and Newport facilities to diversify product portfolio and add polymer modifiers capabilities.
Acquired Fort Worth and Cleveland Facilities
Purchased Fort Worth and Cleveland facilities to expand into the lubricants market.
ESO and Fine Organics
Added Epoxidized Soybean Oil (“ESO”) and Fine Organics capabilities at Walton Hills facility.
Added polymer additives capabilities at Walton Hills facility.