By Patrick Raleigh, ERJ On-line news editor
Munich, Germany-Munich-based Wacker Group has appointed Dr. Rudolf Streuli AG of ZÃ¼rich as the new distributor of its silicones and fumed silicas in Switzerland and Liechtenstein. The firm replaces Basel-based Schweizerhall Chemie AG, Wacker's previous distributor in the region.
The distributor change is part of a programme to consolidate Wacker's distribution setup, according to the Munich-based group. Dr. Rudolf Streuli is part of the Dutch IMCD Group, which has an existing business collaboration with Wacker, it added.