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April 29, 2014
Versalis (Milan), the chemical subsidiary of ENI (Rome), reports an adjusted first-quarter 2014 operating loss of €89 million ($123.4 million) compared with an operating loss of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Versalis-reports-higher-first-quarter-losses-on-track-to-reduce-exposure-to-commodities_60650.html
April 28, 2014
In the latest wave of M&A frenzy in the pharma industry, Meda (Solna, Sweden) today rejected a revised bid offer by Mylan, the largest generic-drug company in the United States...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/sweden/Swedish-drugmaker-Meda-rejects-Mylans-bid-offer_60634.html
April 28, 2014
Pfizer said today that it approached AstraZeneca on Saturday seeking to renew discussions, which could lead to the merger of the two companies. The news follows an initial approach by...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Pfizer-confirms-interest-in-AstraZeneca-will-hold-investor-call-today_60625.html
April 28, 2014
Linde and refining company Neste Oil (Espoo, Finland) have agreed on a long-term, on-site hydrogen supply contract, and, according to the agreement, Linde will build a new hydrogen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Linde-to-build-hydrogen-production-unit-for-Neste-Oil-in-Finland_60622.html
April 28, 2014
Bayer today reported its first-quarter results, with net income rising close to 23%, to €1.42 billion ($1.97 billion), on sales 3% higher, at €10.6 billion. Ebitda before...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Bayer-reports-higher-sales-and-earnings-declines-to-comment-on-talks-to-sell-BMS_60620.html
April 28, 2014
Lonza says that Marc Funk will take on the full leadership role for the pharma and biotech segment, effective 1 July. Funk will succeed Stephan Kutzer, who will be leaving Lonza...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Lonza-appoints-new-COO-for-pharma-and-biotech-segment_60619.html
April 26, 2014
Members of the European Parliament (MEP) have voted in favor of halving the consumption of lightweight plastic bags by 2017, and reducing it by 80% by 2019 compared with 2010 levels...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/European-Parliament-votes-to-reduce-usage-of-lightweight-plastic-bags_60608.html
April 25, 2014
Establishing a shale gas industry in the United Kingdom would provide a huge boost to the UK economy, according to an official report, published today. Shale gas could create an...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Government-report-Building-UKs-shale-industry-could-create-$55-billion-supply-chain_60606.html
April 25, 2014
Novozymes (Bagsvaerd, Denmark) on Thursday reported a 35% rise in net profit, to 694 million Danish kroner ($128.7 million) on sales up 7%, to DK3.03 billion. Ebit grew by 30%, to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Novozymes-reports-higher-first-quarter-sales-and-earnings_60605.html
April 25, 2014
The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA; Parma, Italy) says it welcomes the "wide-ranging and constructive dialog" with more than 60 stakeholders as part of a follow-up...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/EFSA-welcomes-dialog-with-BPA-stakeholders_60604.html
April 25, 2014
Invista and Solvay announced today that they have signed a settlement agreement resolving disputes related to adiponitrile (ADN) intellectual property and technology used in their...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Invista-Solvay-settle-adiponitrile-dispute_60558.html
April 25, 2014
Lanxess is restarting its butyl rubber plant at Zwijndrecht, Belgium, after trade union–represented production employees agreed to accept the terms of a new two-year collective...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Labor-agreement-ends-strike-at-Lanxesss-butyl-rubber-plant-in-Belgium_60600.html
April 25, 2014
Vopak reports a 15% decline in first-quarter net profit, excluding exceptional items, compared with the corresponding period last year, to €68 million ($94 million), on sales down...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Vopak-posts-lower-first-quarter-profits-sales-forecasts-5-10-percent-full-year-Ebitda-decline_60597.html
April 25, 2014
BASF says it is "implementing a series of measures" within its nutrition and health division, aimed at strengthening the competitiveness of its performance products segment...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/BASF-restructures-nutrition-and-health-260-jobs-to-go-by-end-of-2015_60602.html
April 24, 2014
Thomas Swan (Consett, UK) says it has signed an exclusive agreement to manufacture high-quality graphene products using a new process developed by researchers at Trinity College Dublin...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Thomas-Swan-says-it-has-exclusive-agreement-to-manufacture-graphene-products-using-new-process_60535.html
April 24, 2014
Lonza, in its business update announcement for the first quarter of 2014, says that the year 2014 started with a good momentum, leading to a better business performance than the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/switzerland/Demand-growth-boosts-Lonzas-first-quarter-performance_60514.html
April 24, 2014
Elementis's (London) first-quarter sales volumes increased across most segments, the company announced today in an interim management statement. The company did not disclose profit or...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Elementis-says-first-quarter-volumes-increased-full-year-profits-likely-to-meet-expectations_60520.html
April 24, 2014
Air Liquide has reported €3.73 billion ($5.16 billion) in revenue during the first quarter, up 6.2% year-on-year (YOY) on a comparable—growth, excluding currency, natural...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Air-Liquide-confirms-2014-growth-target-supported-by-higher-first-quarter-sales_60518.html
April 24, 2014
Output of chemicals in the European Union increased in January 2014 for the fourth consecutive month, or 3.3% year-on-year (YOY), according to Cefic. Chemical sales in December 2013...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Cefic-EU-chemical-output-increases-for-fourth-consecutive-month-update_60493.html
April 24, 2014
A groundbreaking ceremony has been held for a project that includes an ethane cracker, and polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) production facilities, at Kiyanly, Turkmenistan...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/eastern_europe/russia/Groundbreaking-ceremony-held-for-$3-4-billion-petchem-complex-in-Turkmenistan_60487.html
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