Sell your chemical business

How to sell a chemical business

Sellling a chemicals business

Do you need an advisory which knows the industry inside out when selling a chemical company? Sell side M&A in chemical and specialty chemical distribution is a profession for m&a advisors who know the industry inside out. The chemical industry is a diverse industry where long experience is required. Corporate Finance in Europe’s chemical team provides M&A guidance in the chemical industry. When selling a chemical business knowing the market trends and leading businesses is crucial.

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When to sell a company

The sale of your company can be initiated by several reasons. In some scenarios you will sell whole of the company in other cases a stake. (majority or minority) Selling your chemical company can be initiated by several reasons like;

  • The need for a strategic partner
  • The wish to retire (by selling the whole company)
  • Other activities (current chemical activity is not profitable)
  • Realize economies of scale

Due to several reasons and developments scale in chemicals is required. There is a large number of buyers looking for chemical targets. The ongoing development of the European market, globalization and developments in technology make it necessary to be informed about the m&a activities and opportunities in the industry. At a certain point it makes sense to think about a strategic partner by selling a part (minority stake or majority stake) of your business. Involve Corporate Finance in Europe at the right moment in order to find the most suited strategic buyer and get the best price for your business.

Highlights cfie when selling your business

  • know the chemical industry inside out
  • knowledge about strategic business sales
  • contacts to international chemical buyers
  • experienced with the most recent valuations
  • speak your language

Sell a specialty chemical distribution company

With the sale of a specialty chemical distribution company our scope goes beyond the European boundaries. We have contacts with several businesses in the specialty chemical distribution area which are open for a sale. The specialty chemical distribution segment is a part of the chemical industry with a special focus from the CFIE team. Find more detailed information in the section regarding selling your specialty chemical distribution company.

Process of selling a business

Is it necessary to know the best practices in the process of selling a business? Our advisors will guide you through the process. We are open to explain you all the different phases you go through when selling a chemical business.

Being an European network we have advisors who know the legal and tax aspects of your target country. Next to our industry focus we can offer related services during the process of a business sale. These services include valuations, due diligence, tax regulations and turnaround management. Find out more in sell your business in Europe

Advice on m&a in chemicals

The CFIE M&A advisors are ready to help you when buying a chemical business. Discuss your plans with a team of professionals. Our chemical advisors are able to give you open advice on the possible value of the chemical company you want to sell. We can give examples of the latest valuations that have been paid for chemical businesses similar to yours. We also inform you of important things to arrange before selling your chemical company in order to create maximum value. Further, we explain you about different type of buyers for your business. We will also give advice about current buyers in the market and which ones are most likely suited for you. Find your preferred consultant in M&A advisory chemical

Companies for sale in chemicals

If your plans for selling your business are serious your company can be listed anonymously in the companies for sale in chemicals section. This can be a way to test the water and see what type of interested buyers contact us that are interested in the sale of your chemical business. Contact us to get your business listed. It might be possible that buyers are looking for your type of company and it is on our wanted list. Find out which buyers we are in touch with in business brokers chemicals.

M&A developments and landscape

To understand the chemical industry inside out you have to be aware of the M&A developments? In our chemical webinar we are able to inform you and give insights in possibilities regarding selling your company. In recent M&A deals chemical there is an overview of recent cross border deals in the chemical market. Feel free to contact us if any questions about the developments in chemicals exist.

Information on the sale of your chemical business

Please get in contact with us if you have serious plans for selling your chemical business. Ask for our references in selling companies. We have people with a long background in the chemical industry in our team that can help with selling your chemical business. A phone call is also suited as the CFIE advisors speak your native language.