Peter Huntsman, President and CEO of Huntsman, left, speaks next to Hariolf Kottmann, CEO of Clariant, right, during a press conference, in May. Swiss specialty chemicals maker Clariant and The Woodlands, Texas-based Huntsman Corp. called off their merger Friday.
Peter Huntsman, President and CEO of Huntsman, left, speaks next to Hariolf Kottmann, CEO of Clariant, right, during a press conference, in May. Swiss specialty chemicals maker Clariant and The Woodlands, Texas-based Huntsman Corp. called off their merger Friday. Siggi Bucher AP
Peter Huntsman, President and CEO of Huntsman, left, speaks next to Hariolf Kottmann, CEO of Clariant, right, during a press conference, in May. Swiss specialty chemicals maker Clariant and The Woodlands, Texas-based Huntsman Corp. called off their merger Friday. Siggi Bucher AP

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