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March 18, 2015
The three directors that PotashCorp nominated to the board of Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM; Santiago) have resigned from SQM's board. The announcement follows the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/PotashCorp-representatives-resign-from-SQM-board_68667.html
March 18, 2015
The State Oil Company of the Azerbaijan Republic (Socar), following a bidding process, has awarded Fluor a contract to provide project management contractor services for Socar's new...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Fluor-awarded-oil-and-gas-processing-and-petrochemical-contract-in-Azerbaijan_68659.html
March 18, 2015
Brenntag has reported a slight increase in 2014 profit after tax, to €340 million, on sales up 2.5%, to €10.0 billion. Operating Ebitda increased 4.1%, to €727 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Brenntags-earnings-ahead-of-guidance-sales-up_68657.html
March 18, 2015
UPM Group, one of the world’s largest pulp and paper companies, has recently commissioned the first wood-based biorefinery producing renewable diesel at Lappeenranta, Finland...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/UPM-commissions-biorefinery-in-Finland_68666.html
March 18, 2015
DSM today announced that it and managing board member Stefan Doboczky have agreed that his term as a board member will not be renewed at the upcoming annual general meeting (AGM) of...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/DSM-board-member-to-leave-the-company_68655.html
March 18, 2015
Lanxess says that its supervisory board has appointed Michael Pontzen as a member of the board of management of the company effective 1 April. He will assume the role of CFO. Pontzen...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Lanxess-appoints-new-CFO-supervisory-board-members_68654.html
March 18, 2015
Flavors and fine ingredients company Frutarom Industries (Haifa, Israel) says that it has acquired flavors company Taiga International (Puurs, Belgium) for about $2.9 million. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Frutarom-acquires-Belgium-based-flavors-company-Taiga_68652.html
March 18, 2015
Orica (Melbourne) chairman Russell Caplan today announced that the company’s board and Ian Smith have agreed on a timetable for Smith to step down from the position Ian Smith. of...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Orica-CEO-to-step-down_68651.html
March 18, 2015
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) said today that it would acquire a 94.91% stake in Bangkok Polyester via Indorama's subsidiary, Indorama Petrochem. Bangkok Polyester operates a...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Indorama-to-acquire-PET-producer-Bangkok-Polyester_68650.html
March 17, 2015
Rabigh Refining and Petrochemical Co. (Petro Rabigh), a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, said today that it has signed loan agreements totaling 19.38 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Petro-Rabigh-signs-loan-agreement-to-finance-expansion-details-timeline_68649.html
March 17, 2015
Albemarle announced today that it has entered into discussions with its Mideast partner Ali & Sons Oilfield Supplies & Services Co. (ASOS) to construct a manufacturing facility...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Albemarle-in-talks-for-Abu-Dhabi-FCC-catalyst-plant_68524.html
March 17, 2015
Global emissions of carbon dioxide (CO2) from the energy sector stalled in 2014, marking the first time in 40 years in which there was a halt or reduction in emissions of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/IEA-Energy-related-carbon-dioxide-emissions-stalled-in-2014_68631.html
March 17, 2015
Russia’s energy major Rosneft (Moscow) has completed its acquisition of Novokuibyshevsk Petrochemical Co. (Sanors; Novokuibyshevsk, Russia). The deal aims to integrate...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Rosnefts-acquisition-of-Sanors-creates-major-petchems-player-in-Russia_68596.html
March 17, 2015
CB&I said today that it has been awarded contracts by Naftna industrija Srbije for the technology license and front-end engineering design of a delayed coker unit at Pancevo...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/CB-and-I-awarded-refinery-upgrade-contracts-in-Serbia_68589.html
March 17, 2015
Petro Rabigh (Rabigh, Saudi Arabia), a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, announced today an amendment to its existing Water and Energy Conversion Agreement...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Petro-Rabigh-raises-supplies-from-utility-company-to-accommodate-expansion_68625.html
March 17, 2015
Wacker Chemie today confirmed that its sales and earnings in fiscal 2014 were considerably higher than in 2013. Group sales rose 8%, to €4.83 billion ($5.13 billion), mainly...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Wacker-confirms-higher-sales-and-earnings-forecasts-increases-in-2015-revenue-and-Ebitda_68624.html
March 17, 2015
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says that it has agreed to acquire Axson Technologies (Saint-Ouen l'Aumône, France), a company involved in the business of epoxy and polyurethane...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Sika-confirms-decision-to-acquire-French-firm-Axson_68623.html
March 17, 2015
Syngenta announced today that the Vietnam's Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment has approved its Bt11 x GA21 double-stack corn seed for commercial cultivation in the country...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Syngenta-gains-approval-for-stacked-corn-seed-in-Vietnam_68622.html
March 17, 2015
RPM says that its Rust-Oleum (Vernon Hills, IL) paints and coatings business has acquired Spraymate Group (Randvaal, South Africa), the producer of South Africa's leading aerosol paint...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/RPM-acquires-South-African-spray-paint-manufacturer_68621.html
March 17, 2015
Endo International has announced that it is withdrawing its cash and stock proposal to acquire Salix Pharmaceuticals. The news comes after Valeant Pharmaceuticals on Monday upped...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Endo-gives-up-attempts-to-buy-Salix-focuses-on-other-pharma-targets_68616.html
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