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July 22, 2015
Ineos on Wednesday reported a 36% rise in second-quarter Ebitda, to €610 million ($664.4 million), compared with the year-earlier quarter and a 21% rise on the first quarter of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Ineos-reports-rise-in-earnings-with-strong-performance-in-North-America-and-Europe_72366.html
July 22, 2015
Kemira (Helsinki) has announced revenue in second-quarter 2015 of €594.8 million ($646.4 million) compared with €518.2 million a year ago, or up 15% year-on-year (YOY)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Kemiras-revenue-profit-increase-by-double-digits-in-second-quarter_72362.html
July 22, 2015
Ardian (Frankfurt), an independent private investment company, says that it has acquired the exclusive synthesis and maleic anhydride (MA) intermediates and specialties businesses of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Investment-firm-buys-agchem-intermediates-and-MA-and-derivatives-businesses-from-DSM-JV_72360.html
July 22, 2015
The supervisory board of BASF on Wednesday extended the contract of BASF chairman Kurt Bock to the board of executive directors as well as his appointment as chairman until the end of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/BASF-extends-contracts-of-four-board-members-by-five-years_72358.html
July 22, 2015
Lonza reports a 2.5% increase in net profit for the first half of 2015 compared with the same period last year, to 166 million Swiss francs, on sales up 5.8%, to SF1.9 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lonzas-earnings-sales-rise-on-restructuring-firm-demand-more-job-cuts-planned-at-Swiss-site_72354.html
July 22, 2015
Evonik Industries has inaugurated a business and innovation center in the area of Richmond, VA. The center will combine R&D, marketing, sales, customer service, and various support...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Evonik-opens-$15-4-million-business-and-innovation-center-in-Virginia_72351.html
July 22, 2015
Johnson Matthey on Wednesday released its first-quarter trading update covering the quarter ended 30 June. Group sales were up 6%, to £797 million ($1.25 billion), while...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Johnson-Matthey-reports-higher-sales-on-robust-catalysts-demand_72349.html
July 22, 2015
Global Bioenergies' (Evry, France) biobased isobutene process is now adapted for the use of sucrose, the main component of sugar cane and sugar beet. Global Bioenergies’...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Global-Bioenergies-adapts-biobased-isobutene-process-to-use-sugarcane-and-sugar-beet_72337.html
July 21, 2015
Croda's (Goole, UK) profit after tax for the first six months of 2015 stood at £97.3 million ($151.6 million), up 11% year-on-year (YOY), according to the company's unaudited...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Crodas-profit-up-in-first-six-months_72334.html
July 21, 2015
AkzoNobel has posted a 61% increase in net income for the second quarter compared with the corresponding period of last year, to €331 million ($361.7 million), on sales up 6%, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/AkzoNobel-beats-estimates-on-currency-effects-restructuring_72332.html
July 21, 2015
Victrex (Thornton Cleveleys, UK), the leading global producer of the high-performance polymer polyetheretherketone (PEEK), on Tuesday announced its interim management statement for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Victrex-reports-flat-sales-on-higher-volumes-acquires-Kleiss-Gears_72329.html
July 21, 2015
Yara International (Oslo), a leading global fertilizer producer, on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income after noncontrolling interests of 2.92 billion Norwegian kroner ($354.1...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Yara-International-reports-strong-second-quarter-results-on-lower-gas-prices_72327.html
July 20, 2015
Unipetrol (Prague), a petrochemicals producer majority owned by the PKN Orlen Group (Plock, Poland), on Monday is shutting its ethylene unit at Litvinov, Czech Republic, for an...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/czech_republic/Czech-petchems-producer-closes-steam-cracker-for-unplanned-maintenance_72298.html
July 20, 2015
GFBiochemicals (Milan) announced at the BIO World Congress on Industrial Biotechnology, at Montreal that it has started commercially producing levulinic acid (4-oxopentanoic acid) at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/GFBiochemicals-starts-commercially-producing-levulinic-acid-from-biomass_72307.html
July 20, 2015
TenCate (Almelo, Netherlands) and Tennessee Acquisition BV, a company controlled by a consortium of investors led by Gilde Buy Out Partners (Utrecht, Netherlands) and including Parcom...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Gilde-Buy-Out-Partners-leads-consortium-to-acquire-TenCate_72306.html
July 20, 2015
OCI (Amsterdam) and CF Industries on Monday confirmed that they discussing possible combinations or transactions of their businesses. “There can be no assurance that these...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/CF-Industries-and-OCI-confirm-discussing-possible-merger_72300.html
July 20, 2015
CB&I announced on Monday that it has been awarded a contract in excess of $90 million by NefteGazIndustriya, through project developer Maveg Industrieausruestungen (Ratingen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/CB-and-I-awarded-new-contract-for-oil-refinery-in-Russia_72309.html
July 17, 2015
Shares in CF Industries (Deerfield, IL) spiked as much as 13% after the Wall Street Journal reported that the company is in advanced merger talks with OCI (Geleen, The Netherlands). According to “people familiar with the matter,” a deal could be concluded this month, says the newspaper....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/netherlands/CF-Industries-OCI-NV-in-merger-talks-report_72294.html
July 17, 2015
An impasse in negotiations for the July para-xylene (p-xylene) contract price in Europe—which is dragging into a third week—may result in a split settlement, according to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Europe-p-xylene-contract-price-talks-for-July-feel-pressure-of-PTA-PET-imports-from-Asia_72281.html
July 17, 2015
Ineos is relocating many of its corporate functions back to the United Kingdom from Switzerland, says chairman Jim Ratcliffe in an interview that appears today in the London Evening...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Ineos-to-relocate-corporate-functions-back-to-the-UK_72231.html
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