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October 30, 2014
Private equity firm Warburg Pincus (New York) says that it has acquired a minority stake in Laurus Labs (Hyderabad, India), a leading developer and manufacturer of active...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/New-York-based-private-equity-firm-buys-minority-stake-in-Indian-API-manufacturer-Laurus-for-$90-million_64923.html
October 29, 2014
The chemical subsidiary of Siam Cement Group (SCG; Bangkok) reports net profits for the third quarter of 2014 rose 10% compared with the year-ago quarter, to 4.18 billion baht...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/thailand/Siam-Cements-chemicals-business-reports-rise-in-profits_64888.html
October 29, 2014
Industrial gases firm Messer has signed a 25-year contract to supply oxygen and nitrogen to Hoa Phat Steel, Vietnam’s largest steel producer. Messer will build the third gases...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/indonesia/Messer-to-build-air-separation-plant-in-Vietnam_64900.html
October 29, 2014
Hyosung Corp. (Seoul) has signed a deal to sell its packaging business to Standard Chartered Private Equity for 415 billion Korean won ($396.7 million), Hyosung said today in a filing...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Hyosung-sells-packaging-business-to-Standard-Chartered_64895.html
October 29, 2014
Ube Industries says that it will establish a subsidiary at Mexico City that will focus on developing the market for Ube products, marketing, and materials' procurement. The new...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Ube-to-establish-subsidiary-in-Mexico_64876.html
October 29, 2014
PetroChina’s refining and chemicals business segment recorded an operating loss of 8.75 billion renminbi ($1.43 billion) in the first nine months of 2014 compared with an...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/PetroChinas-chemicals-business-narrows-loss_64892.html
October 29, 2014
Kuraray reports an 8.1% increase in net profits for its fiscal first half, ended 30 September, compared with the year-ago period, to ¥17.0 billion ($158 million). First-half sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Kuraray-reports-profits-sales-rise_64875.html
October 28, 2014
Shin-Etsu Chemical reports a 5.9% increase in net profits for the fiscal first half, ended 30 September, compared with the year-ago period, to ¥67.9 billion ($626 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Shin-Etsu-reports-rises-in-profits-sales_64851.html
October 28, 2014
Shin-Etsu Chemical says that it will construct a new R&D facility that will focus on silicones at Annaka, Japan. Shin-Etsu will invest about ¥5 billion ($47 million) to build...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Shin-Etsu-to-invest-$47-million-to-build-silicones-R-and-D-facility-in-Japan_64846.html
October 28, 2014
SK Global Chemical, the petrochemical business of SK Innovation (Seoul), formerly SK Energy, reports a 40.4% fall in operating profits for the third quarter of 2014 compared with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/SK-Global-Chemical-reports-fall-in-operating-profits_64844.html
October 28, 2014
BASF's wholly owned tert-butylamine plant at Nanjing started production in June 2013. BASF says that it will expand the production capacity of its world-scale production plant for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/BASF-to-expand-tert-butylamine-capacity-at-Nanjing_64841.html
October 28, 2014
Polymer resins producer Nuplex Industries (Auckland, New Zealand) today announced that Ian Davis, CFO, will retire at the end of December. The board of Nuplex says that the company has...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Nuplex-appoints-new-CFO_64831.html
October 28, 2014
The National Titanium Dioxide Co. (Cristal; Jeddah, Saudi Arabia) announced on 27 October that it has entered into an agreement to acquire the titanium dioxide (TiO2) assets of Jiangxi...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Tasnee-subsidiary-Cristal-to-acquire-titanium-dioxide-assets-in-China_64840.html
October 27, 2014
Enerkem (Montreal), a waste-to-biofuels and chemicals producer, has signed a memorandum of understanding with Shanghai Environmental Group Co., a municipal solid waste management...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Enerkem-signs-two-partnerships-to-develop-biofuels-chemicals-from-waste-in-China_64811.html
October 27, 2014
The board of executive directors of BASF has announced a number of personnel changes. Gabriel Tanbourgi, president/care chemicals, will retire on 31 December. He will be succeeded by...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/BASF-announces-several-personnel-changes_64807.html
October 27, 2014
S-Oil, South Korea's major oil refiner and producer of para-xylene (p-xylene) and majority owned by Saudi Aramco, today reported third-quarter net and operating losses due to weak...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/S-Oil-swings-to-loss-on-weak-refining-margins-petchems-doing-well_64805.html
October 27, 2014
SK Global Chemical and JX Nippon Oil & Energy have inaugurated their joint-venture para-xylene (p-xylene) plant at Ulsan, South Korea. The companies together have invested 936.3...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/SK-Global-Chemical-JX-Nippon-inaugurate-p-xylene-plant-in-Korea_64815.html
October 27, 2014
Bayer HealthCare, a subgroup of Bayer, and Kyoto University’s (Kyoto, Japan) office of society-academia collaboration for innovation (KU-SACI) have signed a two-year...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Bayer-HealthCare-forms-alliance-with-Kyoto-University_64803.html
October 27, 2014
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) and Kurita Water Industries (Tokyo), Japan's leading water treatment company, say that they have entered into an asset purchase agreement under...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Japanese-firm-Kurita-to-acquire-ICLs-aluminum-paper-chemicals-and-water-treatment-businesses-for-&euro250-million_64802.html
October 27, 2014
Celanese says that its Celanese Japan (Tokyo) subsidiary, and Setsunakasei (Setsunan; Osaka, Japan), have signed a letter of intent to pursue an agreement whereby Setsunan will...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Celanese-and-Setsunan-to-enter-compounding-agreement_64801.html
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