• Acquisition of Trimite and restructure of  WEILBURGER Coatings (UK) Ltd. to a Joint Venture Company
  • Shareholders: Stretford Holding Ltd. (90 %) and Weilburger Lacke Handelsgesellschaft mbH, Vienna (10 %)
  • Acquisition of minority stake (10 %) of  Carrs Coatings Ltd., Redditch (UK)
  • Foundation of  CASHEW-WEILBURGER Europe Sp. z o.o., PoznaƄ (Poland)
  • Foundation of WEILBURGER Graphics IBERIA S.L. in Elche/Alicante (Spain)
  • Acquisition of majority stake (90 %) of Naber-Meyer S.A.S. in Acheres (France)