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July 3, 2014
Biobased succinic acid firm BioAmber Inc. (Minneapolis) says that its Canadian subsidiary BioAmber Sarnia Inc., a joint venture with Mitsui & Co., has secured a CDN $7 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/BioAmber-receives-$6-6-million-grant-for-Sarnia-plant_62235.html
July 3, 2014
Agrium says it has completed the previously announced divestiture of its turf and ornamental business to Koch Agronomic Services—an affiliate of Koch Fertilizer—for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Agrium-completes-turf-and-ornamental-divestiture_62218.html
July 3, 2014
PPG Industries says that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of the Homax Group (Bellingham, WA), a supplier of decorative wall and ceiling texture repair products...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/PPG-completes-acquisition-of-Homax_62219.html
July 2, 2014
Kuraray says that its wholly owned MonoSol (Merrillville, IN) subsidiary will expand production capacity for polyvinyl alcohol (PVOH) film at its Portage, IN, manufacturing site. A...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Kuraray-to-expand-PVOH-film-capacity-at-Portage-IN_62115.html
July 2, 2014
Peru has awarded to the Gasoducto Sur Peruano (GSP) consortium, formed by Odebrecht (Salvador, Brazil) and Enagas (Madrid), a contract that covers the design and construction of a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Odebrecht-Enagas-consortium-awarded-contract-for-Peru-gas-pipeline_62217.html
July 2, 2014
CB&I has announced that it has been awarded a contract by LSB Industries subsidiary El Dorado Ammonia to engineer, procure, fabricate, and construct a 30,000-ton, full-containment...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/CB-and-I-awarded-ammonia-storage-tank-contract-by-LSB-Industries_62211.html
July 2, 2014
Pharma major Roche (Basel) announced today that its Genentech subsidiary has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Seragon Pharmaceuticals (San Diego), a privately held...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Roche-agrees-to-acquire-biotech-firm-Seragon-Pharmaceuticals_62202.html
July 2, 2014
Albany Molecular Research Inc. (AMRI; Albany, NY) says that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Oso Biopharmaceuticals Manufacturing (OsoBio; Albuquerque, NM)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/AMRI-completes-acquisition-of-OsoBio_62201.html
July 2, 2014
A. Schulman reports net income from continuing operations of $19.1 million, up almost four-fold year-over-year (YOY) from $5.2 million for the company's fiscal third quarter, which ended 31 May. Net sales totaled $645.7 million, up 18% YOY from $548.6 million....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Schulman-net-income-soars-on-stronger-demand-acquisitions_62200.html
July 1, 2014
PPG announced today that its North American architectural coatings business has completed acquiring Masterwork Paint (Pittsburgh), an architectural paint distributor. The 13-store...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/PPG-acquires-Masterwork-paint-stores_62186.html
July 1, 2014
Praxair announced today that it is increasing gas prices in the United States, Canada, and Puerto Rico, effective 15 July. Prices will increase up to 15% for nitrogen, oxygen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Praxair-increases-gas-prices_62185.html
July 1, 2014
FMC announced that, effective 1 August or as contracts permit, it will increase list and off-list soda ash prices by $15/short ton for all grades of soda ash. The increase applies to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/FMC-increases-soda-ash-prices_62184.html
July 1, 2014
Brazil's cumulative chemical trade deficit during the first five months of 2014 reached $11.8 billion, according to figures released by Abiquim (São Paulo), the country's...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Brazils-chemical-trade-deficit-reaches-$11-8-billion-in-first-five-months_62189.html
July 1, 2014
Brazil's chemical production declined 7.07% year-on-year (YOY) over January–May despite improved monthly production volumes and domestic sales in the final month, according to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/south_america/brazil/Brazils-chemical-output-drops-7-percent-in-first-five-months_62188.html
July 1, 2014
PotashCorp says it has begun the recall process at the company's Lanigan, SK, potash mine to reinstate 47 permanent employees. "The recall reflects ongoing tightness in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/PotashCorp-recalls-more-workers_62180.html
July 1, 2014
Mitsubishi Rayon says that its subsidiary Mitsubishi Rayon Carbon Fiber and Composites (Irvine, CA) will expand carbon fiber production capacity at its manufacturing site at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Mitsubishi-Rayon-to-double-production-capacity-at-carbon-fiber-plant-in-California_62173.html
July 1, 2014
Quaker Chemical (Conshohocken, PA) says that it has acquired the remaining 49% interest in its Australian affiliate, Quaker Chemical Australasia (QCA; Seven Hills, Australia), from its...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Quaker-buys-out-partner-in-Australian-JV_62172.html
July 1, 2014
Ashland and Clariant say that they have completed the previously announced sale of their foundry chemicals joint venture, ASK Chemicals (Hilden, Germany), to investment funds...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Ashland-and-Clariant-sell-foundry-chemicals-JV-to-private-equity-firm-Rhone_62169.html
July 1, 2014
Kraton Performance Polymers today notified LCY Chemical (Taipei) that its board of directors intends to withdraw its recommendation that Kraton stockholders approve the previously...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Kraton-rethinks-merging-with-LCY-Chemicals-SBC-business_62155.html
June 30, 2014
W. R. Grace announced today that it has appointed Albert F. Beninati Jr. president of its $1.1 billion Grace Catalysts Technologies segment, which develops and manufactures catalysts...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Grace-taps-former-Univar-executive-to-lead-catalysts-unit_62168.html
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