Between 70% and 90% of all mergers and acquisitions are abysmal failures, according to a Harvard Business Review report.

After the slump in 2020, the chemical industry is now seeing a revival of M&A activities. And while there are just as many, and maybe even more, drivers for M&A in 2021, it’s more crucial than ever to invest wisely, and to get it right.

In 2021 Global Chemicals M&A Outlook: 6 Essentials to Achieve Synergies and Create Value, GEP experts suggest how companies, with the help of their procurement teams, can make a success of M&A deals. It also analyzes key factors that are driving M&A activity in the chemical sector this year.

What’s Inside:

  • How M&As can help chemical companies in the post-pandemic scenario
  • The growing role of PE firms in M&As
  • How procurement can create value both pre- and post-merger

This analysis is a must-read for procurement and business professionals involved in M&A activity in the chemicals industry.