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February 16, 2015
AkzoNobel says that its performance coatings business will invest €2.5 million ($2.8 million) to expand its plant at Cikarang, Indonesia. The expansion is expected to be completed...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/AkzoNobel-to-expand-coatings-capacity-in-Indonesia_67811.html
February 16, 2015
OCI N.V. (Amsterdam) announced today that it has formally commenced proceedings to demerge the company’s engineering and construction business from its fertilizer and chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/OCI-NV-details-plans-to-demerge-fertilizers-from-construction-operations_67807.html
February 15, 2015
Fast-growing pharma group Cipla (Mumbai) has announced that it has agreed with existing partner Biopharm SPA to form a joint venture in Algeria. The jv will produce and market...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Cipla-to-form-jv-in-Algeria-acquires-majority-in-Jay-Precision-Pharma_67797.html
February 13, 2015
KH Neochem (Tokyo) and CPC (Taipei) have agreed to form a jv for the production of isononyl alcohol (INA), says KH Neochem. The companies expect to establish the jv, Taiwan-Japan Oxo Chemical Industries, in June, followed by the construction of a $400 million, 180,000 m.t./year INA plant in Kaohsiung City, Taiwan....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/KH-Neochem-CPC-to-build-$400-million-isononyl-alcohol-plant-in-Taiwan_67794.html
February 13, 2015

Enterprise Products Partners says the $5.90-billion merger of subsidiary Enterprise Products with Oiltanking Partners has been completed. Oiltanking shareholders approved the move on 13 February.

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http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Enterprise-Products-Oiltanking-Partners-complete-$5-9-billion-merger_67782.html
February 13, 2015
Industry is praising A new Senate bill, S.460, aimed at amending the Safe Drinking Water Act to better protect America’s drinking water from cyanotoxins. ACC says the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Industry-welcomes-clean-water-bill_67779.html
February 13, 2015
Cluff Natural Resources (London) says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Halliburton's manufacturing and services business, one of the world's largest providers...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Cluff-and-Halliburton-to-collaborate-on-UK-offshore-underground-coal-gasification_67778.html
February 13, 2015
Yara International (Oslo) said today that a feasibility study carried out on the company’s behalf has confirmed “significant potential” to extract potash in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Yara-seeking-partners-for-potash-project-in-Ethiopia_67777.html
February 13, 2015
The immediate result of declining crude oil prices on the petrochemical market has been destocking and a pause in investment, but in the longer term, demand will surge past earlier projections as lower energy costs boost economic growth, and supply will tighten, says Dave Witte, senior v.p. and general manager of IHS Chemical....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Oil-to-drive-near-term-petchem-weakness-longer-term-demand-surge-and-tighter-supply_67771.html
February 12, 2015
TPC Group (Houston) says its board has approved funds for front end engineering and design (FEED) work to finalize the design and estimated cost of a third polyisobutylene (PIB) production unit...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/TPC-to-finalize-design-cost-of-third-polyisobutylene-unit_67769.html
February 12, 2015
AkzoNobel's net income attributable to shareholders dropped in the fourth quarter of 2014 to €7.0 million from €51.0 million in the corresponding period of 2013. The figure...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/AkzoNobels-net-income-drops-on-one-off-charges-Ebitda-beats-estimates_67751.html
February 12, 2015
Total is the latest oil company to announce spending cuts and operating-cost reductions, as well as to write down upstream assets, in response to falling oil prices. The company...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Total-cuts-jobs-and-slashes-capacity-at-UK-refinery-reduces-group-spending-writes-down-upstream-assets_67755.html
February 12, 2015
Showa Denko reports a 41% fall in net profits for the fourth quarter of 2014 compared with the year ago quarter, to ¥1.36 billion ($11.4 million). Fourth-quarter sales for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Showa-Denkos-chemicals-and-petrochemicals-businesses-report-mixed-results_67753.html
February 12, 2015
SAFC Commercial, the custom-manufacturing and services business unit of Sigma-Aldrich (St. Louis), reports a 9.0% increase in sales in the fourth quarter of 2014 compared with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/SAFC-reports-rise-in-fourth-quarter-sales_67752.html
February 12, 2015
Showa Denko says that it will form a joint venture with Eternal Materials Co. (Kaohsiung, Taiwan), a producer of plastics, specialty chemicals, and electronic chemicals, to build a new...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Showa-Denko-and-Taiwanese-firm-form-JV-to-build-bulk-molding-compounds-plant-in-China_67750.html
February 12, 2015
Odfjell reported a net loss of $18 million in the fourth quarter of 2014, an improvement on the $101-million net loss posted by the company in the corresponding period of 2013. Revenue...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Odfjells-net-loss-narrows-no-benefit-yet-from-lower-fuel-costs_67768.html
February 12, 2015
Huntsman today announced that it will reduce its titanium dioxide (TiO2) production capacity by about 100,000 m.t./year, representing 13% of Huntsman's...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Huntsman-confirms-plan-to-reduce-titanium-dioxide-capacity-in-Europe_67745.html
February 12, 2015
Daelim's petrochemical production site at Yeosu, South Korea. Daelim Industrial (Seoul) says that its petrochemical division plans to expand production capacity at its highly reactive...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Daelim-to-expand-polybutene-capacity-at-Yeosu_67743.html
February 12, 2015
Braskem swung to a net loss of 24 million reais ($8.4 million) during the last quarter of 2014; the company broke even in the same quarter of 2013.  Over the whole of 2014...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Braskem-swings-to-a-net-loss-in-the-fourth-quarter_67757.html
February 12, 2015
Private equity firm 3i Group says that it has received an offer from another private equity firm, Apax Partners, to buy 3i's majority stake in specialty chemicals distributor Azelis...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Private-equity-firm-3i-in-talks-to-sell-specialties-distributor-Azelis-to-another-private-equity-company_67754.html
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