The company Applied Materials will acquire Kokusai for $2.2 minolga Blinkova | 02.07.2019
California Applied Materials, manufacturer of equipment for semiconductor industry, will acquire Japanese Kokusai 250 billion yen ($2.2 billion). After the acquisition of Kokusai will be
a business unit of Applied Materials. This writes the Agency Bloomberg.
The deal is expected to be closed for 12 months. Recall, Kokusai is the former Hitachi repurchased investment Fund KKR in 2017. Annual revenue of Kokusai
is at the level of $1.5 billion.
Recall that the largest customers are Applied Materials, Samsung Electronics, Intel and TSMC.
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