05 Mar '12, 9am

Oerlikon exits solar market – sells Oerlikon Solar: The Oerlikon Group is selling Oerlikon Solar to semiconducto...

Oerlikon says the sale is a strategic move “to focus its portfolio and enable management to develop the larger, high-performing businesses in the group". The financial details of the transaction have not been disclosed, but Oerlikon says the deal “secures our customers” and will “maintain service levels at the highest standards.” The fate of the 675 Oerlikon Solar employees at 8 locations world-wide is not yet known. Dr Michael Buscher, CEO of Oerlikon Group , comments: "This divestment is an important part of our strategy to streamline and balance the Group portfolio. TEL is an ideal strategic buyer for our solar business. Its main operations are close to the predominantly Asian customer base and having had a partnership with them for three years, they know our Solar Segment well. “The sale will give us the opportunity to focus on our high performing businesses, where we ...

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