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December 9, 2015
Uralchem (Moscow) has completed upgrading the ammonia production facility of its Kirovo-Chepetsk Chemical Works subsidiary. Work on the unit occurred during a maintenance shutdown in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Uralchem-completes-ammonia-upgrade_75686.html
December 8, 2015
Europe's December styrene customer reference price (CRP) has settled for the sixth consecutive month at parity with the region's styrene barge price at €995/m.t. ($1,084), up...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Europe-December-styrene-CRP-settles-at-parity-with-barge-price_75691.html
December 8, 2015
Evergas (Copenhagen) has contracted with JHW Engineering & Contracting (Shanghai) for the construction of four more ships to transport ethane from the United States to Ineos facilities in Europe. The delivery of the Ineos Max 32,000–cubic meter liquefied ethane carriers is scheduled to begin in early 2018, Evergas says....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Evergas-orders-four-Ineos-Max-ethane-carriers_75703.html
December 8, 2015
Victrex (Thornton Cleveleys, UK), a producer of polyetheretherketone (PEEK), on Tuesday reported its preliminary results for the financial year, ended 30 September. Profit before tax...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Victrex-reports-higher-sales-earnings-benefits-from-new-PEEK-capacity_75688.html
December 9, 2015
BASF said on Monday that it plans to expand alpha blue pigments capacity at its Ludwigshafen site by fall 2016. The reddish copper phthalocyanine pigments are sold under the Heliogen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/BASF-raises-pigments-capacity-in-Germany_75662.html
December 7, 2015
Fluor announced on Monday that it has signed an agreement with UK-based private equity firm Arle Capital Partners to acquire 100% of Stork Holding (Utrecht, Netherlands) for $755...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Fluor-buys-Dutch-contractor-Stork-for-$755-million_75660.html
December 7, 2015
The European Commission has announced a formal antitrust investigation to evaluate whether three ethanol producers have manipulated ethanol benchmarks published by price reporting...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/EU-launches-in-depth-probe-into-possible-manipulation-of-published-ethanol-benchmarks_75663.html
December 7, 2015
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has concluded that the socio-economic benefits of restricting the use of bisphenol A (BPA) in thermal paper are unlikely to be higher...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/ECHA-completes-evaluation-of-proposal-to-restrict-use-of-BPA-in-thermal-paper_75666.html
December 7, 2015
  Covestro says it intends to close its 170,000 m.t./year methylene di-para-phenylene isocyanate (MDI) plant at Tarragona, Spain by the end of 2017. The facility accounts for 30%...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Covestro-to-close-MDI-plant-in-Spain-turn-site-into-chemical-park_75657.html
December 6, 2015
Covestro says it will be among the 80 most important listed companies in Germany following a decision by the Deutsche Bõrse for the company to be included in the MDAX stock...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Covestro-promoted-to-the-MDAX-index-two-months-after-flotation_75658.html
December 4, 2015
Yara International (Oslo) says that it has signed an agreement to acquire Greenbelt Fertilisers, a distributor of fertilizers in Malawi, Mozambique, and Zambia, for $51 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Yara-to-acquire-fertilizer-distributor-in-Africa_75639.html
December 4, 2015
Celanese says that it has sold its atmospheric—vinyl and acrylics—emulsions unit at La Canonja, Tarragona Province, Spain, to petrochemical company Industrias...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Celanese-sells-atmospheric-emulsions-unit-in-Spain-to-petrochemical-firm-Iqoxe-closes-VAE-emulsions-unit_75637.html
December 4, 2015
Carbios (Clermont-Ferrand, France) has developed an enzymatic process that allows the depolymerization of 100% amorphous polyethylene terephthalate (PET)–based commercial...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Carbios-develops-process-to-depolymerize-PET-products-into-original-monomers_75574.html
December 3, 2015
Specialty chemicals and ingredients distributor IMCD (Rotterdam) says that Emma Holding, an entity controlled by private equity firm Bain Capital, has placed 4 million IMCD shares at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Bain-cuts-its-stake-in-distributor-IMCD-below-10-percent_75600.html
December 3, 2015
Petkim (Aliaga, Turkey) has established Petkim Specialties, a subsidiary for engineering plastics and advanced chemicals. The subsidiary will operate a production unit with 14,000...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/Petkim-creates-engineering-plastics-subsidiary_75577.html
December 3, 2015
Socar (Baku), the state oil company of Azerbaijan, has selected Axens to provide technology for the modernization of the Heydar Aliyev Baku oil refinery. The project will increase...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Socar-awards-Baku-refinery-modernization-contract-to-Axens_75576.html
December 3, 2015
Germany’s chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says it welcomes the government’s decision to continue to support industrial combined heat and power (CHP) plants...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/VCI-greets-support-for-combined-heat-and-power-plants_75575.html
December 3, 2015
The European Parliament and the European Commission have reached an agreement that all members of the European Parliament will have access to all categories of confidential documents...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/All-MEPs-to-have-access-to-all-confidential-TTIP-documents_75573.html
December 3, 2015
​Unipetrol (Prague) on Thursday announced the award of a contract to Linde Engineering for the engineering, procurement and construction management of the reconstruction work for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/czech_republic/Unipetrol-awards-ethylene-revamp-contracts-to-Linde-Technip-full-operation-expected-in-October-2016_75571.html
December 3, 2015
The European Commission on Wednesday approved the proposed acquisition of Cytec Industries by Solvay, subject to conditions. Solvay, as part of the agreement, agreed to divest its...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvay-to-divest-phosphor-based-solvent-extraction-business-to-gain-EU-approval-to-buy-Cytec_75567.html
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