M&A Trends in Chemical Wholesale 2024 – Consolidation Pressure in the Mid-Market

The chemical wholesale industry in Germany is undergoing a significant transformation. Our latest report, “M&A Trends in Chemical Wholesale 2024 – Consolidation Pressure in the Mid-Market” provides insights into current and future developments, as well as the challenges and opportunities facing companies.

During this transition, clear trends are emerging: market consolidation, strategic partnerships, and the adaptation of business models are at the forefront of strategic considerations. Companies in chemical wholesale face a fragmented market, which offers both growth potential and opportunities for structural changes.

Our analysis indicates that the valuations of some players are declining, which is being targeted for acquisitions. This underscores the need to thoroughly prepare M&A activities, as recent events, such as the failed acquisition of Univar Solutions Inc. by Brenntag, illustrate.

The key themes of our report include:

  • Forecasts for chemical wholesale in Germany
  • Competitive dynamics and corporate concentration
  • Challenges and opportunities for chemical wholesale
  • Global M&A trends in chemical wholesale
  • Relevant M&A transactions and strategic partnerships

Decision-makers and stakeholders in the chemical wholesale industry can gain practical insights and recommendations from our report to prepare for future trends and make strategic decisions.

At Steinbeis M&A Partners GmbH, we are committed to providing comprehensive support tailored to your specific challenges and opportunities. We extend an invitation to engage with us further, enabling a collaborative exploration of your M&A strategy and how we can augment your journey therein.

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