BRIEF-Fresenius to acquire Brazilian pharmaceutical company Novafarma

viernes 9 de mayo de 2014 05:12 GYT

FRANKFURT May 9 (Reuters) - Fresenius : * Says agrees to acquire privately held brazilian pharmaceutical company

novafarma * Says novafarma had 2013 sales of approximately 34 million EUR * Says transaction is expected to close in the second quarter of 2014 * Says novafarma offers generic i.v. drugs, including antibiotics, analgesics

and anesthetics