CABB

CABB is a global provider of intermediates, diversified speciality chemicals and custom manufacturing, based in Germany.

Sector Manufacturing & Industrials Office Frankfurt
Acquired 2011 Deal size N/D

Background

It is the largest producer of ultra high purity monochloroacetic acid (MCAA), an essential component in a wide range of end market applications ranging from herbicides to personal care and food products.  It is also a leading global producer of speciality chemicals derived from chlorine and sulphur and also provides high-spec custom manufacturing for blue-chip chemical multinationals.  Operating from five manufacturing sites in Germany, Switzerland, Finland and India, with sales offices in the UK, China, Argentina and North America, it has over 980 employees. 

In June 2011 CABB agreed the aquisition of KemFine, a custom manufacturing business, that will transform CABB's custom manufacturing capabilities into a global top three provider of intermediate chemicals to the agrochemical industry, a key fast growing market segment driven by the long-term structural growth of food production.

In June 2014 the company was sold to Permira.

To learn more about the company, visit www.cabb-chemicals.com

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