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August 7, 2014
Borealis announced today that it has signed a 10-year agreement with Antero Resources (Denver, CO) to supply ethane from the United States for its flexible steam cracker at...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Borealis-to-import-ethane-from-the-US-to-feed-ethylene-plant-in-Sweden_63046.html
August 7, 2014
Borealis has signed an agreement with DuPont Holding Netherlands to purchase the company's 67% shareholding in Speciality Polymers Antwerp (Zwijndrecht, Belgium), the company announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Borealis-to-buy-DuPont-out-of-Speciality-Polymers-Antwerp_63048.html
August 7, 2014
Israel Chemicals’ (ICL; Tel Aviv) board of directors on Wednesday reiterated the company’s decision to freeze $750 million of new and previously approved investment in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/ICL-to-freeze-investments-in-Israel-in-protest-at-proposed-new-taxes-on-natural-resources_63045.html
August 7, 2014
Israel Chemicals (ICL; Tel Aviv) today reported a major drop in second quarter earnings on lower prices and a non-recurring provision for royalties. Net profit declined to $67 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Israel-Chemicals-reports-lower-sales-and-earnings_63042.html
August 7, 2014
Fragrances and flavors group Symrise (Holzminden, Germany) today reported its financial results covering the first six months of the year with net income rising 17% to €109.1...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Symrise-earnings-rise-outlook-confirmed_63044.html
August 7, 2014
DIC (Tokyo) has reported its financial results for the six-month period ended 30 June 2014. DIC decided last year to change its fiscal year-end from 31 March to 31 December, and, as a...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/DIC-reports-rise-in-profits_63043.html
August 7, 2014
Toray Industries reports an 11% rise in net profits for the company’s fiscal first quarter ended 30 June 2014, compared with the year-ago period, to ¥14.71 billion ($144...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Toray-reports-rise-in-profits-and-sales_63041.html
August 6, 2014
Trinseo (Berwyn, PA) reports a second-quarter net loss of $45 million, down from a loss of $28 million in the year-ago period. Revenues declined 2% year-over-year (YOY) to $1.3 billion. Adjusted earnings of 28 cts/share were shy of the analysts’ consensus estimate of 31 cts/share, as compiled by Thomson Reuters....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Trinseo-reports-second-quarter-loss-of-$45-million_63038.html
August 6, 2014
OCI Resources (OCIR; Atlanta, GA) says second-quarter income and sales increased year-over-year (YOY) as higher prices and lower costs offset the effects of a production outage. Earnings of 51 cts/share were well ahead of the analysts’ consensus estimate of 45 cts/share, as compiled by Thomson Reuters....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/OCI-Resources-beats-estimates-boosts-income-27-percent-YOY_63036.html
August 6, 2014
The month-long shutdown of Haldia Petrochemicals’ manufacturing facilities at Haldia, India, is hurting the country’s plastics industry, according to the Indian Plastics...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Haldia-Petrochemicals-shutdown-hurting-Indian-plastics-industry_63024.html
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/home/top_of_the_news/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/home/top_of_the_news/Platform-Specialty-acquires-European-crop-protection-chemicals-maker-Agriphar-for-$400-million_63021.html
August 6, 2014
PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok) today reported a 46% increase in second-quarter net profit, to 6.09 billion Thai baht ($188.8 million) on 36% higher revenues of baht152.4 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/PTTGC-reports-higher-sales-and-profits-earnings-hurt-by-drop-in-para-xylene-prices_63019.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/home/top_of_the_news/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/home/top_of_the_news/Belaruskali-increases-export-of-potash-in-first-six-months_63013.html
August 6, 2014
New York Stock Exchange–listed Jinko Solar (Shanghai), the fourth-largest solar photovoltaic manufacturer in the world, on Tuesday opened a solar photovoltaic module...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Jinko-Solar-opens-photovoltaic-panels-plant-in-South-Africa_63015.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/home/top_of_the_news/Sirius-Minerals-to-close-Sydney-office-to-concentrate-on-UK-project_63014.html
August 6, 2014
Alvogen (Pine Brook, NJ), a privately owned pharmaceuticals company focused on developing, manufacturing, and distributing generic, OTC, and biosimilar products, announced today that...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Alvogen-acquires-Korean-Dream-Pharma-for-$187-million_63011.html
August 6, 2014
Idemitsu said on Tuesday that AltaGas Idemitsu Joint Venture (AIJVLP)—a 50-50 joint venture between Idemitsu Kosan and AltaGas—and Petrogas Energy, owned two thirds by...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Idemitsu-begins-LPG-exports-from-US-terminal-for-petrochemical-feedstock_63009.html
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