The 2020 Mid-Year Economic Update_long

Eaton Agrees to Buy Turkish Hose Manufacturer

Polimer Kauçuk Sanayi ve Pazarlama A.Ş. had sales in 2011 of $335 million.

Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corp. (NYSE: ETN), Cleveland, OH, has agreed to acquire Polimer Kauçuk Sanayi ve Pazarlama A.Ş., a Turkish manufacturer of hydraulic and industrial hose. Terms of the acquisition were not disclosed.


Polimer Kauçuk Sanayi ve Pazarlama A.Ş. is headquartered near Istanbul, Turkey. The business employs more than 2,100 people and had 2011 sales of US$335 million.

The company’s primary markets include construction, mining, agriculture, oil and gas, manufacturing, food and beverage, and chemicals.

 “The planned acquisition of Polimer Kauçuk will significantly broaden Eaton’s portfolio of hose products,” said Alexander M. Cutler, Eaton CEO. “This acquisition will also further expand Eaton’s global hose manufacturing footprint and allow us to better serve emerging markets with a range of hose solutions. We anticipate the transaction will close early in the second quarter.”

About the Author
Leave a Reply

Leave a Comment

Sign Up for the MDM Update Newsletter

The MDM update newsletter is your best source for news and trends in the wholesale distribution industry.

By subscribing, you are agreeing to MDM’s Privacy Policy.
Social Media Auto Publish Powered By :