Trelleborg’s acquisition of seal distributor within the chemical transportation sub segment finalized
Trelleborg has finalized the acquisition of the privately owned U.S.-based Carolina Seal Inc. The business specializes in the distribution of polymer seals such as O-rings, hydraulic seals and specialty kitting. The company’s largest market segment is in transportation equipment, and primarily within the fast growing sub segment for transportation of chemicals.
The acquired business has its office and warehouse in Charlotte, North Carolina, and has annual sales of approximately SEK 50 M. This bolt-on acquisition is part of Trelleborg’s strategy to strengthen its positions in attractive market segments.
The transaction will be consolidated as of February 1, 2017.
A press release regarding the acquisition was published on January 23, 2017.
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Trelleborg is a world leader in engineered polymer solutions that seal, damp and protect critical applications in demanding environments. Its innovative engineered solutions accelerate performance for customers in a sustainable way. The Trelleborg Group has annual sales of about SEK 30 billion in over 40 countries. The Group comprises fivebusiness areas: Trelleborg Coated Systems, Trelleborg Industrial Solutions,Trelleborg Offshore & Construction, Trelleborg Sealing Solutions and Trelleborg Wheel Systems, and the operations of Rubena and Savatech. The Trelleborg share has been listed on the Stock Exchange since 1964 and is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm, Large Cap.