Univar serves key growth markets such as beauty and personal care, pharmaceutical excipients, and food, among others.
Univar Solutions Inc. (Downers Grove, IL) has acquired ChemSol Group, an ingredients and specialty chemicals distributor operating in Costa Rica, Guatemala, El Salvador, Panama, and Honduras. The acquisition expands Univar’s presence in Central America. Univar serves key growth markets such as beauty and personal care, pharmaceutical excipients, and food, among others.
“This acquisition represents a strong platform for commercial growth in Central America as we anticipate and meet the evolving needs of customers,” said Jorge Buckup, president of Latin America for Univar Solutions.
“We’re thrilled to help Central American customers solve some of their toughest challenges and stay ahead of industry-specific trends and regulatory changes by tapping into our continuous innovation, sustainable solutions, and global network of formulation and technical expertise, and commercial support,” added Nick Powell, president of global ingredients and specialties for Univar Solutions.