Azelis, a provider of specialty chemicals, has purchased ROCSA Colombia S.A., a specialty chemical distributor.

The acquisition represents a strategic expansion of Azelis’s footprint in the South America region.

“Through the acquisition of ROCSA, we are proudly entering into South America with a market-leading company. This strategic platform provides Azelis with a significant foothold in the market and the opportunity to expand with our customers and principals, in line with our strategic vision in the region. Together, our combined capabilities and expertise will bring forth a range of new and innovative solutions.” said Dr. Hans Joachim Müller, CEO of Azelis.