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August 6, 2014
Messer (Bad Soden, Germany), the largest privately managed industrial gases company, said today that it will invest €30 million ($40 million) in a new air separation plant in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/poland/Messer-builds-air-separation-plant-in-Poland_63022.html
August 6, 2014
Platform Specialty Products (Miami), formed by the acquisition of specialty chemical maker MacDermid, has agreed to acquire crop protection chemicals maker Agriphar (Ougree, Belgium)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Platform-Specialty-acquires-European-crop-protection-chemicals-maker-Agriphar-for-$400-million_63021.html
August 6, 2014
Solvay Acetow, a Solvay subsidiary, has signed a worldwide cooperation agreement with Accsys Technologies (Windsor, UK) to develop a solid, high-performance wood registered as Accoya...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvay-Acetow-Accsys-to-develop-high-performance-wood-Solvay-plans-production-plant_63016.html
August 6, 2014
Belaruskali (Soligorsk, Belarus) says it raised exports of potassium chloride in the first six months of the year by 46.8%, to 4.81 million m.t. The company’s output in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Belaruskali-increases-export-of-potash-in-first-six-months_63013.html
August 6, 2014
Sirius Minerals says it has decided to close the Sydney office to fully focus on the York potash project in the United Kingdom. Most executive roles in the company, which were...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Sirius-Minerals-to-close-Sydney-office-to-concentrate-on-UK-project_63014.html
August 6, 2014
Lanxess today announced its second-quarter results and detailed a previously announced restructuring program. Second-quarter net income rose to €55.0 million ($73.5 million) from...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lanxess-outlines-realignment-as-earnings-improve-narrows-guidance_63007.html
August 5, 2014
Germany’s chemical trade association VCI (Frankfurt) has pointed out that the country’s chemical industry is not calling for mutual recognition of existing standards for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/VCI-No-reduction-in-chemical-safety-standards-through-TTIP_62990.html
August 5, 2014
DSM today reported second-quarter net profit from continuing operations before exceptional items of €110 million ($147.6 million), 20% down on the year-earlier quarter. Revenues...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/DSM-reports-lower-sales-earnings-on-negative-currency-effects-weakness-in-caprolactam_62979.html
August 5, 2014
Three former senior executives of Innospec have been jailed and another received a suspended prison sentence in the United Kingdom for bribing Indonesian officials to extend the life...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/UK-jails-former-Innospec-executives-for-Indonesia-corruption_62980.html
August 4, 2014
Novomer (Waltham, MA) says it has appointed Reschem Italia (Parabiago, Italy) as its authorized distributor of Converge-registered polypropylene carbonate (PPC) polyols in Italy...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Novomer-appoints-distributor-for-its-PPC-polyols-in-Italy_62958.html
August 4, 2014
Globalization and short product life cycles are further pressuring companies to open up their innovation processes, says specialty chemicals company Altana (Wesel, Germany). But...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Altana-survey-Underestimated-potential-for-innovation-in-Germany_62956.html
August 4, 2014
RusVinyl, an equally owned joint venture between Sibur (Moscow) and SolVin, on 3 August began test batch production of polyvinyl chloride (PVC), Sibur announced today. Solvay holds a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/RusVinyl-begins-producing-PVC-in-Russia_62961.html
August 4, 2014
Vladislav Baumgertner, former CEO of Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s largest potash producers, will remain under house arrest until October, the Russian Legal...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Former-Uralkali-CEO-to-remain-under-house-arrest-until-October_62960.html
August 4, 2014
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s leading potash producers, has signed an agreement with Promsvyazbank (Moscow), one of Russia’s leading privately owned...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Uralkali-signs-agreement-with-Russian-bank-to-open-$250-million-credit-line_62957.html
August 3, 2014
WeylChem (Frankfurt), part of International Chemicals Investors Group, has appointed Frank Wegener as president. Wegener is currently president of Kemira’s municipal &...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/WeylChem-appoints-Kemira-executive-as-president_62931.html
August 1, 2014
Custom synthesis firm Isochem (Paris) says it has sold its Framochem (Kazincbarcika, Hungary) subsidiary and its German sales office Isochem Deutschland to fine chemicals company...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/hungary/Isochem-sells-Hungary-subsidiary-to-US-fine-chemical-firm_62936.html
August 1, 2014
Ineos's compounds subsidiary and Doeflex Compounding (Swindon, UK) have received unconditional clearance from the European Commission to combine the companies' polyvinyl chloride (PVC)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Ineos-Doeflex-receive-European-Commission-approval-to-combine-their-PVC-compounding-businesses_62935.html
August 1, 2014
Borealis is divesting its Biosuper business in France, the company announced today. The Biosuper brand, a phosphate-based dryer used in animal stables; and the related production...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Borealis-to-divest-Biosuper-business-in-France_62930.html
August 1, 2014
Wacker today reported a near doubling in second-quarter net profit and a major increase in sales in all its business segments. Net income rose 94.7%, to €29.4 million ($39.4...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Wacker-raises-sales-and-earnings-confirms-forecast-upgrade_62926.html
August 1, 2014
Arkema's quarter-two net income fell by 58%, to €47 million ($63 million) from €112 million one year earlier, according to the company's latest results published today...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Arkemas-net-profit-falls-by-more-than-a-half-as-sales-drop-delays-sales-earnings-targets_62923.html
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