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March 24, 2022

Consumer industry M&A deals total $1.1bn in Asia-Pacific in February 2022

By Carmen

Total consumer industry M&A deals worth $1.1bn were announced in Asia-Pacific in February 2022, led by Plateau Consumer’s $1bn acquisition of 40% stake in China Resources C’estbon Beverage (China), according to GlobalData’s deals database.

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The value marked an increase of 12.8% over the previous month of $992.79m and a drop of 17.04% when compared with the last 12-month average of $1.35bn.

Asia-Pacific held a 35.56% share of the global consumer industry M&A deal value that totalled $3.15bn in February 2022. With a 31.75% share and deals worth $1bn, China was the top country in Asia-Pacific’s M&A deal value across consumer industry.

In terms of M&A deal activity, Asia-Pacific recorded 28 deals during February 2022, marking a decrease of 31.71% over the previous month and a drop of 26.32% over the 12-month average. Japan recorded seven deals during the month.

Asia-Pacific consumer industry M&A deals in February 2022: Top deals

The top five consumer industry M&A deals accounted for 99.8% of the overall value during February 2022.

The combined value of the top five consumer deals stood at $1.12bn, against the overall value of $1.1bn recorded for the month.

The top five consumer industry M&A deals of February 2022 tracked by GlobalData were:

1) Plateau Consumer $1bn acquisition deal for 40% stake in China Resources C’estbon Beverage (China)

2) The $110m acquisition of 31% stake in Phuc Long Heritage Joint Stock by Masan Group

3) Renos $5.04m acquisition deal for 50% stake in Mesa

4) The $2.09m acquisition of Best of Magnetic by Alloggio Group

5) Guangdong Dcenti Auto Parts $1.97m acquisition deal with Guangdong Dishengli Green Food

Verdict deals analysis methodology

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Country and industry are defined according to the headquarters and dominant industry of the target firm. The term ‘acquisition’ refers to both completed deals and those in the bidding stage.

GlobalData tracks real-time data concerning all merger and acquisition, private equity/venture capital and asset transaction activity around the world from thousands of company websites and other reliable sources.

More in-depth reports and analysis on all reported deals are available for subscribers to GlobalData’s deals database.

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