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NFM GROUP S.A. acquires TBMC Ltd.
NFM GROUP announces completion of acquisition of THE BROCK METAL COMPANY Ltd from the Chelyabinsk Zinc Plant (CZP). The acquisition demonstrates the group’s focus on further growing the profitability of its core niche zinc alloy business.
INTERNATIONAL STORAGE & TRADING COMPANY B.V.B.A.
ISTC – now known as REAZN+ – is established in Kruishoutem.
NFM TRADING S.A.
NFM TRADING – now known as REAZN – is founded as a trading company. Gradually the company abandons trading and concentrates on coordinating the sourcing of raw materials for the zinc alloys production and the marketing of all REAZN products.
CRAMET – now known as REAZN BELGIUM – starts the production of zinc alloys. From the start it is dedicated to produce the alloys mainly from secondary zinc units. Since then the company works at continuously optimizing its’ innovative recycling technologies.
THE BROCK METAL COMPANY Ltd.
TBMC – now known as REAZN UK – is founded. First established in Saltley, Birmingham, the company later moves to Norton Canes, Cannock Staffordshire, where it stills operates today.
The Initiative Zink is an association of zinc alloy manufacturers, zinc recyclers and users of zinc, such as semi-finished goods producers, general galvanizers, zinc die casters and manufacturers of zinc dust, zinc powder and zinc compounds. Through its public relations work, Initiative Zink aims at publicizing the diverse uses and properties of zinc, as well as its importance for people.
International Zinc Association’s Mission Statement: Representing the zinc industry globally, to sustainably grow markets and maintain the industry’s license to operate through effectively managed initiatives in research and development, technology transfer and communication of the value of zinc.