PPG completes acquisition of automotive coatings manufacturer Hemmelrath

23 April 2019

PPG  today announced that it has completed the acquisition of Hemmelrath, the manufacturer of automotive coatings. The financial terms have not been disclosed.

Hemmelrath, a German company based in Klingenberg, manufactures coatings used by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs). It employs more than 450 people and has production facilities in Klingenberg and Erlenbach (Germany), Jilin in China, Duncan in the state of South Carolina (United States), and Indaiatuba in Brazil. Each year, its coatings are applied to more than 7 million vehicles in automotive factories around the world.

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Source: businesswire.com