Amcol Australia Pty Ltd - Australian bentonite business of Sibelco Australia Limited

Acquirer(s)

  • Amcol Australia Pty Ltd

Target(s)

  • Australian bentonite business of Sibelco Australia Limited

Summary

Amcol Australia Pty Ltd, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Minerals Technologies Inc., proposes to acquire the assets used by Sibelco Australia Limited to mine and supply bentonite.

Timeline

DateEvent
08/04/2020ACCC commenced informal review under the Informal Merger Review Process Guidelines.
06/05/2020Closing date for submissions.
06/05/2020ACCC is awaiting information from the parties. Former provisional date for announcement of ACCC’s findings (25 June 2020) is delayed. ACCC will announce a proposed decision date in due course.
22/06/2020The ACCC discontinued this review after Amcol withdrew its application for informal merger clearance.