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August 2, 2016
Innospec Inc. reported second-quarter net income of $28.9 million, down 16% year-on-year (YOY), from $34.5 million in the comparable quarter last year. Net sales for the quarter fell...
August 2, 2016
Chemours Co. has selected Wilmington, Delaware, for the company’s headquarters after it began evaluating several locations more than six months ago. The company says Delaware...
August 2, 2016
Alpek SAB de CV (Monterrey, Mexico) announced 28 July that it is in exclusive negotiations to acquire Petróleo Brasileiro SA’s (Petrobras; Rio de Janeiro, Brazil) stakes...
August 2, 2016
Mexichem SAB de CV (Tlalnepantla, Mexico) swung to an operating loss of $121 million in the second quarter of the year from a profit of $173 million one year earlier. This was due to...
August 2, 2016
Ineos said Tuesday that its subsidiary Ineos Enterprises has acquired Calabrian Holdings Corp. (Kingwood, Texas), a player in sulfur dioxide and sodium-based derivatives in North America, from private equity firm SK Capital Partners (New York, New York)....
August 2, 2016
Ecolab today reported net income down 14% year-on-year (YOY), to $258.4 million, on sales down 2%, to $3.32 billion. Adjusted net income declined 1% YOY, to $319.3 million, or $1.08/share, matching analysts’ consensus estimate...
August 2, 2016
Mexichem SAB de CV (Tlalnepantla, Mexico) has written $246 million off its Petroquímica Mexicana de Vinilo (PMV) assets, the company said in quarter-two earnings results. The...
August 1, 2016
Dow Chemical's 750,000 metric ton per year  propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Freeport, Texas, will start up later this week, IHS Chemical has learned. This is in line with a...
August 1, 2016
Olin Corporation (Clayton, Missouri) reports a second-quarter net loss of $1 million, up from a first-quarter net loss of $38 million. Olin merged with Dow Chemical’s chlor-alkali and vinyls business in October 2015. Net sales totaled $1.364 billion, up 1.2% from the first quarter’s $1.348 billion. A net loss per share of $0.01 missed the average analyst estimate of $0.11 as compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York). However, it accorded with updated guidance of “approximately breakeven,” which the company issued on 21 July....
August 1, 2016
Higher feedstock prices, greater export demand, stronger downstream markets, and a possible turnaround are expected to drive up US cumene prices in August and September. Despite the potential strain on supply, availability in the domestic market should change little, says Priya Ravindranath, principal analyst at IHS Chemical....
August 1, 2016
W.R. Grace & Co. reports second-quarter net income down 32.9% year on year (YOY), to $38.5 million, partly due to expenses related to workforce reductions. Adjusted earnings of 74...
August 1, 2016
Solvay SA said Monday it is increasing the capacity of highly dispersible silica (HDS) at its Chicago Heights, Illinois site by 10,000 metric tons per year by 2018. The project is...
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