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Hitt og þetta 24. apríl 2006

Lantmannen acquires environmental fuels producer Aspen Group

Nordic Business Report-April 24, 2006-Lantmannen acquires environmental fuels producer Aspen Group
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The Swedish farmers' supply and crop marketing association Lantmannen said on Monday (24 April) that its energy business, Lantmannen Energi, has agreed to acquire Swedish environmental fuels producer Aspen Group.

Aspen Group, which has a production plant for alkylate petrol near Gothenburg in Sweden, has 40 employees and an annual turnover of approximately SEK240m.

The company is said to be the market leader in alkylate petrol in Sweden and in other markets in which it operates.

No financial details were disclosed.

One Swedish krona (SEK) is worth approximately 0.07 British pounds (GBP).

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