Kiri Holding Acquires North American DyStar Companies

Kiri Holding Singapore Pvt. Ltd. has acquired all DyStar companies located in the United States and
Canada from Platinum Equity USA. The deal includes DyStar’s North American headquarters in
Charlotte, a production facility and warehouse in Reidsville, N.C., and a warehouse in Southgate,
Calif. The North American organization employs 126 people and generates annual revenues of more
than $100 million.

November/December 2010