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May 12, 2015
Sigma-Aldrich (St. Louis) says that SAFC Commercial, its custom-manufacturing and services business unit, has completed expanding its St. Louis facility to support...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/SAFC-expands-ADC-manufacturing-capacity-at-St-Louis_70326.html
May 12, 2015
Rentech Nitrogen Partners reports net income for the first quarter of $9.0 million, an almost three-fold increase year-over-year (YOY). Revenue increased 23% YOY, to $69.2 million. Earnings per share of 23 cents beat analysts’ consensus estimate of 22 cts/share as compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York)....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Rentech-Nitrogen-almost-triples-earnings-on-strong-demand-low-gas-prices_70315.html
May 11, 2015
Specialty chemicals distributor IMCD (Rotterdam) announced today that it has agreed to acquire an 80% stake in specialties distributor M.F. Cachat (Cleveland), including 100% of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Distributor-IMCD-makes-first-acquisition-in-US-issues-new-shares_70304.html
May 11, 2015
OCI Partners (Nederland, TX) reports a steep year-over-year (YOY) decline in first-quarter income and sales, the result of a maintenance turnaround and upgrade that took the company’s integrated methanol and ammonia production facility offline from February through mid-April. Net income for the quarter totaled $900,000, down 97% YOY from $29 million. Revenue fell 62% YOY, to 32 million....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/OCI-Partners-first-quarter-income-down-on-turnaround-beats-estimates_70301.html
May 11, 2015
Evolva (Reinach, Switzerland) and Cargill announced today that they have agreed to begin engineering work to convert a Cargill manufacturing facility at Blair, NE, to produce steviol...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Evolva-Cargill-begin-engineering-work-on-novel-stevia-sweetener-plant_70280.html
May 11, 2015
FMC today reported a first-quarter net loss of $48.6 million, compared with a gain of $65.6 million in the year-ago quarter. Revenues declined 13% year-on-year (YOY), to $659.4...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/FMC-misses-estimates-on-ag-weakness-sets-2020-growth-targets_70302.html
May 11, 2015
IHS Chemical analysts said on Friday that although Asian mixed-xylenes (MX) prices are not high enough to open the arbitrage on paper, an import fixture of at least 5,000 m.t. was...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/AsiaUS-mixed-xylenes-arbitrage-closed-despite-recent-fixtures_70263.html
May 11, 2015
Kronos reports net income for the first quarter of $18.4 million, up 29% year-over-year (YOY) from $14.3 million. Net sales fell 13% YOY, to $365.1 million. Adjusted earnings per share of 17 cents met analysts’ consensus estimate as compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York)....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Kronos-first-quarter-income-up_70265.html
May 11, 2015
The Biotechnology Industry Organization (BIO; Washington) has announced that Jennifer Holmgren, CEO, LanzaTech (Chicago), is to be the recipient of the 2015 BIO Rosalind Franklin...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/LanzaTechs-Holgrem-to-receive-BIO-Rosalind-Franklin-Award_70296.html
May 11, 2015
Lotte Chemical (Seoul), South Korea’s third largest petchems producer trailing Hanwha Chemical and LG Chem, says its Louisiana joint venture cracker project with Axiall is...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Exclusive-Lotte-Chemical-details-US-other-petchem-investments_70291.html
May 8, 2015
Tronox reports a net loss for the first quarter of $46 million, improved from a loss of $54 million in the year-ago period. Net sales fell 7.9% YOY to $385 million. Adjusted earnings, a loss of 44 cts/share, fell well short of the analysts’ consensus estimate of a 19 cts/share loss as compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York)....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Tronox-reports-loss-of-$46-million-misses-estimates_70264.html
May 8, 2015
LSB Industries reports first-quarter net income of $6.3 million, down 44% year-over-year (YOY). Sales totaled $193.9 million, up 8.6% YOY. Earnings of 28 cts/share fell short of the analysts’ consensus estimate of 42 cts/share compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York)....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/LSB-misses-first-quarter-estimates-reports-gains-in-chemical-business_70260.html
May 8, 2015
CF Industries reports first-quarter net income of $231 million, down 67% year-over-year (YOY). Net sales declined 16% YOY to $954 million on cold weather and lower prices. Earnings of $4.79/share beat the analysts’ consensus estimate of $4.57/share compiled by Thomson Reuters (New York)....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/CF-beats-estimates-with-first-quarter-net-income-of-$231-million_70262.html
May 8, 2015
Koppers today reported a first-quarter net loss of $3.4 million, or 16 cts/share, compared with a gain of $2.2 million in the year-ago quarter. Sales increased 20%, to $397.8 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Koppers-reports-loss-but-adjusted-earnings-beat-estimates_70261.html
May 8, 2015
Sensient Technologies (Milwaukee) says that it has agreed to acquire the assets of Xennia Technology (Letchworth, UK), a manufacturer of specialty inks used in digital printing. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Sensient-acquires-UK-based-manufacturer-of-specialty-inks_70243.html
May 8, 2015
Codexis (Redwood City, CA), a developer of biocatalysts for the pharmaceutical and fine chemical industries, reports a net loss of $5.56 million in the first quarter of 2015 compared...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Codexis-narrows-loss_70241.html
May 8, 2015
The European Union and the United States are negotiating a comprehensive free trade agreement, the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP). One aspect of the agreement...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Reform-of-investment-protection-within-TTIP-VCI-welcomes-commissions-proposals_70256.html
May 8, 2015
Market sources have said this week that competitive propane and butane steam cracking economics and high propylene inventory levels opposite strengthening crude oil prices were leading...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Mixed-fundamentals-a-factor-ahead-of-May-propylene-contract-settlement_70193.html
May 8, 2015
Dow Chemical's Taft, LA, no. 1 ethylene unit is expected to come back online by next week, according to market participants. The no.1 ethylene unit went down in late March for planned...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Dows-Louisiana-ethylene-unit-still-set-for-early-May-restart_70192.html
May 7, 2015
Bayer MaterialScience’s US unit has named Glenn Kelly director of government relations. He will lead the company's federal and state government relations, advocacy and policy...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Bayer-MaterialScience-appoints-director-of-government-relations_70229.html
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