During 2013, several divestments were concluded:
- The divestment of Decorative Paints North America. This business was reported as a discontinued operation. The divestment resulted in a gain of €141 million and cash inflows of €779 million
- The divestment of Building Adhesives was completed on October 1, 2013, resulting in a gain of €198 million and cash inflows of €247 million. This transaction accounts for the divestment impact in Q4 revenue in Decorative Paints
In addition, we concluded smaller divestments, such as the Primary Amides and Purate businesses, and agreed to sell the German stores in Decorative Paints in 2014. In 2012, Chemicals Pakistan was divested.