Analysis of the key themes driving M&A activity reveals that advanced materials accounted for 2 mining deals announced in Q4 2023, worth a total value of $23m. The $23m minority acquisition of Suzhou Hesheng Special Material by Shanghai Xuanding Asset Management was the industry’s largest disclosed deal. GlobalData’s Mining Industry Mergers and Acquisitions Deals report for 2023 helps discover the latest insights on Mining Industry M&A transactions. The report uncovers the analyzes the disruptive themes behind the most notable deals, and helps anticipate shifts in the industry landscape. Buy the report here.

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In value terms, advanced materials-related deal activity increased by 2200% in Q4 2023 compared with the previous quarter’s total of $1m and rose by 1185% as compared to Q4 2022. Related deal volume increased by 100% in Q4 2023 versus the previous quarter and was 100% higher than in Q4 2022.

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This content was updated on 8 January 2024

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GlobalData’s Deals Database tracks global deal activity, including mergers, acquisitions, capital raising, strategic alliances, and licensing agreements. Proprietary analysis is used to group deals into key thematic areas and granular sectors across the world’s largest industries.

This analysis considers only announced and completed deals from the GlobalData financial deals database and excludes all terminated and rumoured deals. Deal type includes Acquisition, Asset transactions and Mergers.