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Air Liquide announces agreement to acquire Airgas

Air Liquide has reached an agreement to acquire Airgas in a game-changing combination that strengthens Air Liquide’s global leadership position, offers new opportunities to Airgas’ customers and delivers significant value to shareholders.

  • Combining Air Liquide and Airgas will bring together two highly complementary businesses to deliver greater value, service and innovation to customers in North America and around the world
  • It builds on Air Liquide’s longstanding track record of successfully operating in the U.S. and will benefit from Airgas’ unmatched national presence and its more than 1 million customers in the U.S., as well as its leading customer-facing platform including e-commerce and telesales capabilities
  • Acquisition will reinforce Air Liquide’s global leadership position:
    • Growth: +30% on Gas & Services sales
    • Geographically: #1 in North America, #1 in Europe, #1 in Africa/Middle East, #1 in Asia-Pacific
    • By activity: #1 in Industrial Merchant, #1 in Large Industries, co-#1 in Electronics, worldwide
  • Represents significant value for shareholders of both companies

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Air Liquide - Webcast - November 18th 2015


 


 
Air Liquide announces agreement to acquire Airgas


  • Press release dated November 17, 2015

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  • Transaction Factsheet dated November 17, 2015

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  • Presentation dated November 18, 2015

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  • Press release dated January 26, 2016

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  • Press release dated February 23, 2016

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  • Press release dated May 13, 2016

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  • Press release dated May 23, 2016

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  • Press release dated June 24, 2016

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  • Press release dated October 7, 2016

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  • Air Liquide completes acquisition of Airgas: key figures

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  • Consent & Guarantee press release

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  • Key milestones in Air Liquide's acquisition of Airgas (as of May 23, 2016)

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  • Press release dated September 8, 2016

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