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MFG Chemical acquires Gulf Bayport Chemicals

MFG Chemical, a specialty chemical manufacturer of polymers, surfactants and esters, has acquired Gulf Bayport Chemicals. Headquartered in Houston, TX, with plant operations in Pasadena, Texas, Gulf Bayport Chemicals is a manufacturer of maleic anhydride derivatives and provides a variety of contract manufacturing, warehouse and transportation services for a range of industrial end markets.

“The acquisition of Gulf Bayport Chemicals expands MFG’s geographic footprint into the Gulf Coast, demonstrating commitment to our customers in the region,” said Keith Arnold, CEO of MFG Chemical. “We are excited for this acquisition and the growth opportunities it will provide to MFG in the future.”

The addition of Gulf Bayport Chemicals brings a world-class chemical facility in an ideal location in the Houston ship channel area.  The site benefits from direct rail access and an extensive utility infrastructure, providing MFG the opportunity to significantly expand its manufacturing capacity.

“Gulf Bayport Chemicals has developed a great reputation as a producer of maleic anhydride-based chemicals for customers in various end markets,” said CEO of Gulf Bayport Chemicals , John Nowlan. “We believe that our capabilities and customer and supplier relationships will complement MFG’s strong position in the specialty chemicals market.”