U.S. Department of Justice clears Tenaris’s acquisition of IPSCO Tubulars from TMK
LUXEMBOURG, Dec. 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Tenaris S.A. (NYSE, Mexico: TS and MTA Italy: TEN) announced today that the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) has closed its investigation of Tenaris’s
proposed acquisition of IPSCO Tubulars, Inc. from PAO TMK, a Russian company and manufacturer of steel pipe.
The proposed acquisition was entered into on March 22, 2019 pursuant to a Stock Purchase Agreement between a wholly owned subsidiary of Tenaris and PAO TMK. Tenaris expects to be able to consummate the transaction shortly.
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Tenaris is a leading global supplier of steel tubes and related services for the world’s energy industry and certain other industrial applications.