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September 4, 2015
BASF and Gazprom (Moscow) have agreed to complete the previously abandoned swap of assets with equivalent value, BASF says. Through the swap, Wintershall (Kassel, Germany), a wholly...
September 3, 2015
Clariant hosted an inaugural sustainability dialog on 2 September in Frankfurt to examine the company’s role within the specialty chemicals industry and its contribution to a...
September 3, 2015
Clariant, following a massive portfolio restructuring—which included divesting several businesses and acquiring catalysts producer Süd Chemie—has become a less...
September 3, 2015
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) has announced that it plans to eliminate up to 100 jobs. The company says that it will start statutory negotiations with all of its...
September 3, 2015
The European Commission has given unconditional merger clearance to Royal Dutch Shell's £47-billion ($52.3 billion) acquisition of gas company BG Group (Reading, UK). The...
September 3, 2015
Sinopec and Sibur (Moscow) have entered into a framework investment agreement under which Sinopec will acquire a stake in Sibur. The agreement was signed during Russian president...
September 3, 2015
Sibur (Moscow) and Gazprom Neft, a Gazprom (Moscow) subsidiary, have commissioned the previously announced Yuzhno-Priobskiy gas processing plant. Operations at the facility, in the...
September 3, 2015
Perstorp (Perstorp, Sweden) says that it will acquire a biodiesel plant at Fredrikstad, Norway. The plant, like Perstorp’s existing biofuel plant at Stenungsund, Sweden, produces...
September 3, 2015
The European Parliament’s agriculture committee has rejected a draft law from the European Commission on genetically-modified (GM) food or feed. The draft law was to would give...
September 3, 2015
European toluene contracts for September are so far settling within a range of $620–$625/m.t. fob Rotterdam, representing a decrease of $120–$125/m.t. from the August...
September 3, 2015
Syngenta on Thursday announced its intention to form strategic partnerships as part of the company’s previously announced plan to more quickly create value for shareholders...
September 8, 2015
Yara has acquired Evodor (Stockholm), a technology company specializing in the vapor-phase control of the foul-smelling gas hydrogen sulfide (H2S). Since the early 1990s, Yara has been...
September 2, 2015
A Swiss court has confirmed that Saint-Gobain (Courbevoie, France) is not required to make a mandatory public takeover bid for all of the shares in Sika (Baar, Switzerland)...
September 1, 2015
Clariant is hosting an inaugural sustainability dialog in Frankfurt on Wednesday to examine the role of sustainability within the specialty chemicals industry and the company’s...
September 1, 2015
EuroChem (Zug, Switzerland), a leading global fertilizer company, says that its subsidiary Phosphorit has commenced construction of a new ammonia plant at Kingisepp, Russia. The plant...
September 1, 2015
The European September styrene barge contract has settled at €1,200/m.t. fob Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp, a decrease of €100/m.t. from the August price. The settlement was...
September 1, 2015
Bayer MaterialScience has been renamed Covestro as of 1 September. Bayer plans to float Covestro on the stock market by mid-2016 at the latest in order to focus on its life sciences...
September 1, 2015
The benzene contract price for September has settled in Europe at $585/m.t. or €519/m.t., a triple-digit decrease of $268 or €260/m.t. from the August level. The decrease...
September 1, 2015
AkzoNobel says that it will invest about €1.3 million ($1.46 million) to build a pilot plant for coating resins at its performance coatings site at Felling, UK. The facility...
September 1, 2015
Albany Molecular Research Inc. (AMRI; Albany) says that it will collaborate with Saneca Pharmaceuticals (Hlohovec, Slovakia), focused on developing, manufacturing, and marketing a...
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