6 January  2010 - Benteler Automobiltechnik GmbH acquired Norsk Hydro ASA´s Automotive Structures business. The parties agreed on maintaining secrecy regarding the purchase price. Antitrust authorities in different European jurisdictions have already authorized the acquisition. Mayer Brown LLP advised Benteler Automobiltechnik GmbH throughout the transaction on antitrust matters.

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