Air Liquide acquires Cryogas de Centroamerica S.A.

Air Liquide has acquired Cryogas de Centroamerica S.A. of Panama, marking the company’s entry into the region. Cryogas is a leading supplier of medical and industrial gases in Panama, one of the fastest developing countries in Central America.

As part of the agreement, Air Liquide purchased Cryogas’ business operations and assets, including its Air Separation Unit, filling, and distribution and sales activities.

“Emerging economies are a growth driver of Air Liquide, and the acquisition of Cryogas de Centroamerica and our entry into Panama will enhance our growth in the region and throughout the Americas,” said Michael J. Graff, President and CEO, American Air Liquide Holdings, Inc.