17 April 1997

Pauls Malt sell-off

PAULS Malt, the UKs largest maltster, has been sold by parent company Elementis to the Greencore Group of Dublin for £61.5m. The purchase raises Greencores malting capacity from about 260,000t to almost 700,000t, making it the worlds fifth largest maltster. It already has operations in Ireland and Belgium. &#42