Brenntag's gross profit and operating EBITDA exceeded the previous year's figures. In the third quarter of 2015, sales were at the same level as in the previous quarter, at 2,607.5 million EUR. The company's gross profit rose by 9.6% to 570.5 million EUR. Profit after tax amounted to 94.7 million EUR and free cash flow was at 191.0 million EUR, rising by 37.7%.
Brenntag has also acquired G.H. Berlin-Windward and J.A.M., two leading distributors in North America.