Crompton Corporation and Great Lakes Chemical Finalize Merger, Become 'Chemtura' Corporation

SpecialChem - Jul 4, 2005

MIDDLEBURY, Conn. -- Chemtura: Chemtura is Fourth-Largest U.S. Specialty Chemicals Company Becomes World's Largest Plastics Additives Company Chemtura Has Leading Positions in Multiple High-Value Niches With the finalization of the Crompton Corporation (NYSE: CK) and Great Lakes Chemical Corporation (NYSE: GLK) all-stock merger , the combined company becomes Chemtura Corporation, the fourth-largest publicly traded U.S. specialty chemicals company and the world's largest plastics additives company. Chemtura, with combined pro forma 2004 revenues of $3.7 billion and a market capitalization of approximately $3.3 billion, will begin trading under the New York Stock Exchange ticker symbol CEM on July 5. ...

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