Sika Acquires Turkish Manufacturer of Sealants and Adhesives
August 28, 2017
Sika has acquired ABC Sealants, a Turkish‐based manufacturer of sealants and adhesives. According to Sika, the acquisition will strengthen the company’s market position in Turkey and further establish Sika as a supplier of solutions for interior finishing applications
Based in Istanbul, ABC Sealants runs a manufacturing facility producing a wide range of construction sealants and adhesives. Sika stated that the acquired production site will not only improve Sika’s ability to serve customers in the Turkish market but will also function as a distribution and production hub for the Middle East and Africa, reinforcing the supply chain in this region. “This acquisition provides us with a solid production platform to further expand the sealant and adhesive business in Turkey as well as in the Middle East and Africa. We welcome the new employees into the Sika team and look forward to growing our business together,” said Ivo Schädler, regional manager EMEA.