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May 19, 2015
Naphtachimie's steam cracker and butadiene plant at Lavéra, France, remain offstream following a fire that damaged an electrical cable on 17 May. "The repair of equipment...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Ineos-Total-JV-cracker-offstream-following-fire-Kem-One-declares-force-majeure-on-PVC_70494.html
May 19, 2015
Neste Jacobs (Porvoo, Finland) and Socar, Azerbaijan's state-owned oil company, have signed an agreement for Neste Jacobs to act as the project management consultant (PMC) and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Neste-Jacobs-awarded-PMC-contract-for-ammonia-urea-project-in-Azerbaijan_70493.html
May 19, 2015
GS Engineering & Construction (GS E&C; Seoul) told the Korea Stock Exchange on Tuesday that it has canceled its $1.41-billion contract to build a polyethylene (PE)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/GS-E-and-C-cancels-polyethylene-plant-contract-in-Kazakhstan_70492.html
May 19, 2015
Specialty chemicals producer Elementis (London) announced on Tuesday that its CEO, David Dutro, has expressed the desire to retire in 2016. Dutro has been with Elementis for 17 years...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Elementis-to-appoint-new-CEO_70491.html
May 19, 2015
Evonik Industries, one of the leading suppliers of methacrylate chemistry products, said on Tuesday that it has doubled capacity for Visiomer MAAH methacrylic anhydride at Worms...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Evonik-completes-expansion-of-methacrylic-anhydride-capacity-in-Germany_70490.html
May 19, 2015
Victrex (Thornton Cleveleys, UK), the leading global producer of the high-performance polymer polyetheretherketone (PEEK), on Tuesday announced its first-half year performance. Profit...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Victrex-reports-increase-in-revenue-and-profit-in-first-half_70487.html
May 19, 2015
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) on Tuesday reported a rise in first-quarter earnings and revenues, buoyed by recent acquisitions. The company has confirmed its guidance for 2015. Ebit...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Merck-KGaA-reports-higher-first-quarter-sales-and-earnings-confirms-guidance_70483.html
May 18, 2015
A. Schulman says that it has expanded its polyethylene terephthalate (PET) compounding capacity by adding a production line at the masterbatch plant at Bornem, Belgium. The added PET...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Schulman-completes-PET-masterbatch-compounding-expansion-in-Belgium_69795.html
May 18, 2015
Production of chemicals, excluding pharmaceuticals, increased 3.7% in the United Kingdom in 2014, according to the Chemical Industries Association (CIA; London). Addressing a press...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Chemicals-output-increases-in-UK_70019.html
May 18, 2015
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) says revenue in the first three months of 2015 was €133.2 million ($148.5 million), down 5.8% year-on-year (YOY) compared with...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Tikkurila-reports-lower-sales-but-strong-profitability-in-first-quarter_70056.html
May 18, 2015
Fragrances and flavors firm Symrise (Holzminden, Germany) today reported its first-quarter 2015 financial results, with sales leaping by 42% year-on-year (YOY), to €668.0 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Symrise-makes-strong-start-to-2015-reports-double-digit-growth-in-sales-profit_70077.html
May 18, 2015
Brenntag has announced today that it achieved sales of €2.57 billion ($2.86 billion) in the first quarter of 2015 compared with €2.42 billion in the corresponding period in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Brenntag-reports-strong-performance-in-all-regions-increases-profit-confirms-outlook_70113.html
May 18, 2015
Styrene and benzene spot prices have come under further pressure in Europe to start the week, amid a weakening of aromatics markets worldwide despite a relatively steady upstream...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Europes-benzene-styrene-prices-start-week-under-pressure_70469.html
May 18, 2015
UniBio (Odense, Denmark), a biotechnology firm specializing in animal feed technology, plans to list on London’s Alternative Investment Market this year, aiming to raise...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Danish-protein-from-natural-gas-firm-plans-IPO-in-London_70461.html
May 18, 2015
Emissions of greenhouse gases (GHGs) from installations participating in the European Union Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) decreased by about 4.5% in 2014, according to estimates...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Europes-GHG-emissions-fall-by-4-5-percent-in-2014_70460.html
May 18, 2015
OMV (Vienna) says that its first-quarter petrochemicals operating profit declined to €32 million ($36.3 million) from €42 million in the corresponding period of last...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/OMVs-petchem-profit-declines-on-lower-margins_70459.html
May 18, 2015
Borealis, Europe's second-largest polyolefins and fourth-largest fertilizer player, Monday reported solid first-quarter results and outlined to CW its aspirations in polyolefins...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Borealis-raises-profit-US-ethane-imports-still-viable-fertilizer-business-to-double_70458.html
May 18, 2015
Lenzing (Lenzing, Austria), a producer of man-made cellulosic fibers, says its revenue in first-quarter 2015 was €474.6 million ($540.6 million) compared with €451.7 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lenzing-reports-increase-in-sales-profit-rockets_70455.html
May 18, 2015
Wacker Chemie says that its subsidiary, Siltronic (Munich), the world’s third largest producer of hyperpure silicon wafers for the semiconductor industry, is preparing for an...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/germany/Wackers-Siltronic-unit-plans-IPO_70433.html
May 18, 2015
The United States has seen benzene derivative exports moving to Europe with cumene and cyclohexane this week, as operational issues in that region have left producers looking to cover...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/US-benzene-derivative-exports-move-to-EU-amid-production-issues_70450.html
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