Chemours Acquires ICOR Intl.
This acquisition expands market access and accelerates customer-centric strategy
WILMINGTON, Del. — The Chemours Co., a global chemistry company with leading market positions in titanium technologies, fluoroproducts, and chemical solutions, has acquired ICOR Intl., a privately-owned supplier of branded, ozone-safe refrigerants and related products for HVACR applications in North America.
“ICOR has developed an excellent reputation with contractors and equipment owners, has strong brands, and an extensive distributor network, all of which will be a valuable addition to Chemours and enhances our ability to meet our customer needs in North America,” said Diego Boeri, vice president of Chemours’ fluorochemicals business.
“Chemours is establishing itself as a new kind of chemistry company, and we are excited to join them on this journey,” said Gordon McKinney, vice president of sales and COO of ICOR Intl. “This acquisition clearly indicates the strategic long-term value that Chemours sees in our strong brands and customer-centric approach to the market.”
Chemours brings more than 85 years of history and leadership in refrigerant science and pioneered much of the technology that makes air conditioning and refrigeration possible today. Chemours has demonstrated this leadership by continually delivering more sustainable, high-efficiency refrigerants to enable its customers to meet changing requirements while still meeting performance needs. Its Freon™ and Opteon™ brands are well recognized refrigerant solutions.
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Publication date: 04/16/18