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Hot Space: PE Advent Snaps Up Second API Manufacturer In India

More Buyers Than Sellers In Sector?

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Private equity investor Advent has acquired API maker ZCL Chemicals in India, its second transaction in a segment seeing rising interest as pharma de-risks sourcing for key ingredients post COVID-19-related turbulence.

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