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OQEMA expands its network with acquisition of Casoria

Mönchengladbach, 24 August 2021. OQEMA Group is delighted to announce the acquisition of Casoria in Ireland. Casoria, based in Cavan, is a distributor of a range of chemicals and metals to the Irish market and was founded in 1998 by Declan Young.
 
Declan Young commented “OQEMA is a perfect partner for Casoria to further develop it’s business. We are very proud of the excellent relationships that we have built up with our customers and suppliers over many years and believe that OQEMA's knowledge, expertise and geographical reach will complement and enhance our offering to the market.”
 
Hartmut Kunz, CFO of OQEMA AG, added: “We are delighted that Casoria has become part of the OQEMA family. This acquisition is beneficial to us in many ways, not only by expanding our presence in Ireland, but also through our strategic focus on the food and pharmaceutical industries. Casoria becomes a platform for our broad product range.”
 
The management of Casoria will remain in place and the company will join part of the OQEMA Western Hub which also includes the existing Irish based businesses of the group.
 
Questions or comments should be addressed to 
Rob Moss, MD / OQEMA Western Hub
rob.moss@oqema.co.uk