“3D Printing World” News / Japanese ink manufacturer has recently completed the acquisition of BASF’s global pigment business, namely BASF Colors & Effects (BASF Colors & Effects).
According to DIC, the acquisition will expand the product portfolio of its subsidiary Sun Chemical as a global pigment manufacturer, including pigments for electronic displays, cosmetics, coatings, inks, plastics and special applications, creating a world-class pigment supplier , To provide customers with a wider range of multi-functional solutions.
“We are very pleased to complete the acquisition of BCE and expand our product supply as one of the world’s leading pigment suppliers. BASF’s pigment portfolio is an important strategic supplement to quickly achieve our goals, which provides a clear line for DIC. The growth path, our goal is to increase sales to 1 trillion yen (approximately 8 billion euros) by 2025,” said Kaoru Ino, President and CEO of DIC.