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April 22, 2015
Air Products says that Marie Ffolkes has been appointed to president/industrial gases, Americas, effective 18 May. Ffolkes comes to Air Products with 20 years of manufacturing...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Air-Products-appoints-presidentindustrial-gases-Americas_69659.html
April 21, 2015
DuPont today reported net income down 28% year-on-year (YOY), to $1.03 billion, on net sales down 9%, to $9.17 billion. Operating earnings totaled $1.34/share, beating analysts’...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/DuPont-earnings-fall-on-currency-impacts-but-beat-estimates_69641.html
April 21, 2015
ACC’s Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB), a leading economic indicator and measure of industry activity, is up 0.1% sequentially in April after being flat in March and up 0.1% in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Chemical-Activity-Barometer-ticks-higher-in-April_69653.html
April 21, 2015
Germany’s chemical industry trade association VCI (Frankfurt) has called for more objectivity and “an open discussion of the content” in the continuing discussions...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/VCI-calls-for-more-factual-discussion-over-TTIP_69584.html
April 21, 2015
The European Commission has published a report that presents the results of a survey of small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) carried out in 2014 on challenges they face when...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/European-Commission-SMEs-stand-to-significantly-gain-from-TTIP_69640.html
April 21, 2015
Sensient Technologies (Milwaukee) has reported net earnings of of $30.5 million the first quarter of 2015 compared with a loss of $2.08 million in the year-ago quarter. Revenue...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Sensient-Technologies-reports-solid-performance-in-first-quarter_69635.html
April 21, 2015
ExxonMobil Chemical says it is considering whether to build a new polyethylene (PE) line at its Beaumont, TX, facility. The project would be additional to two 650,000-m.t./year PE lines now under construction at Mont Belvieu, TX. “We’ll conduct an extensive evaluation before making any final investment decision,” ExxonMobil says....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/ExxonMobil-considering-PE-project-at-Beaumont-TX_69643.html
April 21, 2015
Tate & Lyle (London) today announced it would restructure its Splenda sucralose operations and exit most of its European bulk food ingredients business to further focus on and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Tate-and-Lyle-to-close-Singapore-sucralose-plant-exit-European-bulk-ingredients-JV-with-ADM_69632.html
April 21, 2015
FMC today announced that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of crop protection chemicals maker Cheminova (Harboøre, Denmark). Plans for the acquisition were...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/FMC-completes-$1-8-billion-acquisition-of-Danish-crop-protection-chemicals-maker-Cheminova_69630.html
April 21, 2015
Cytec Industries says that it has opened a new kitting facility based at Toulouse, France, adjacent to its existing process materials site. The facility will manufacture large vacuum...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Cytec-opens-facility-in-France-to-manufacture-process-materials-kits_69636.html
April 21, 2015
The national average price of gas has increased about 7 cents per gallon over the past week due to sharply rising crude oil costs, according to automotive organization AAA...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/US-retail-gasoline-prices-up-on-stronger-crude-says-AAA_69619.html
April 20, 2015
Koda today announced it has acquired Unipex Solutions Canada (Boucherville, Quebec, Canada), a division of Unipex Group (Paris), for an undisclosed sum. Unipex Canada is a distributor...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Koda-acquires-in-Canada_69620.html
April 20, 2015
US Gulf Coast chemical facilities in Texas have been recovering today following severe rain and flooding over the weekend. Shell Chemicals said today that its Deer Park facility was...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/US-Gulf-Coast-facilities-returning-to-normal-operations-after-severe-weather_69616.html
April 20, 2015
ExxonMobil confirmed today that its Beaumont, TX, petrochemical complex has been successfully restarted after a fire on a propylene line that shut down the entire facility on 30 March...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/ExxonMobil-restarts-Beaumont-petchem-complex_69617.html
April 20, 2015
Aecon Group (Toronto) has been awarded a contract by K+S (Kassel, Germany) for additional work on K+S's Legacy potash mining project in Saskatchewan. Work will begin in the second...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/K+S-awards-additional-contract-for-potash-project-in-Canada_69605.html
April 20, 2015
Harvest Minerals (Subiaco, Australia) has acquired the Sergi potash project, near Vales in the state of Sergipe, Brazil. Harvest Minerals has entered into a binding agreement with...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Australia-fertilizer-developer-acquires-Brazil-potash-project_69604.html
April 20, 2015
Mylan on Friday dismissed a possible takeover by Teva Pharmaceuticals. “We note that there has been some media speculation with regard to a potential bid for Mylan by Teva and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Mylan-dismisses-possible-takeover-by-Teva_69587.html
April 17, 2015
The US Dept. of Commerce on 14 April issued a preliminary determination that China and the Caribbean nation of Trinidad and Tobago have been subsidizing melamine imported to the United States, and that the imports can therefore be subjected to countervailing duties. Commerce says it will announce a final determination in late August....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Commerce-proposes-countervailing-duties-for-melamine-from-China-Trinidad-and-Tobago_69581.html
April 17, 2015
Solvay has launched the previously announced expansion at its Augusta, GA, manufacturing facility to install the first world-scale polyetheretherketone (PEEK) resin production...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Solvay-starts-constructing-PEEK-plant-in-US_69562.html
April 17, 2015
Honeywell reports that its performance materials and technologies segment turned in first-quarter profit of $503 million, up 6% year-over-year (YOY). Sales declined 5% YOY, to $2.34 billion....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Honeywells-performance-materials-and-technologies-segment-increases-quarterly-profit_69566.html
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