MIDLAND, Mich. (April 4)—Dow Corning Corp. said it plans to acquire Multibase S.A., the France-based thermoplastic elastomers compounder, for an undisclosed amount. Multibase, which has production facilities in the U.S. as well as France and India, serves the automotive, appliance and packaging industries. Dow Corning said the companies have similar product lines, and the Multibase brand will continue. The deal is expected to be completed by April 30.
Dow Corning to buy TPE compounder Multibase
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