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December 10, 2014
BP said today that it expects to incur restructuring charges of $1 billion over the next five quarters. The company is presenting its future strategy and plans in the upstream and gas...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/BP-to-incur-$1-billion-charges-reexamine-upstream-investments_66019.html
December 10, 2014
BASF says that it will build a new, world-scale chemical catalysts production facility at the company’s existing site in the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park at Caojing, China...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/BASF-to-build-catalysts-plant-at-Shanghai_66018.html
December 9, 2014
Total Energy Ventures (TEV), the venture capital arm of Total, announced today that it is making an undisclosed investment in Solidia Technologies, a Piscataway, NJ-based firm with a...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Total-invests-in-NJ-based-sustainable-cement-firm_66008.html
December 9, 2014
US production of major plastic resins totaled 6.40 billion lbs during October, a year-on-year (YOY) increase of 1.2%, according to ACC. However, production for the first 10 months dropped 2.5% YOY, to 62.0 billion lbs....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/ACC-reports-October-increase-in-US-resin-production_65994.html
December 9, 2014
Reichhold Industries (Durham, NC) says that the United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware has approved bidding procedures for a court-supervised auction of substantially all of its US assets....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Bankruptcy-court-approves-auction-of-Reichholds-US-assets_66005.html
December 9, 2014
Jacob Stolt-Nielsen will retire from the board of Stolt Nielsen Ltd. (SNL) on 15 December, 55 years to the day since he founded the company. He will continue as honorary chairman of...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Stolt-Nielsen-founder-retires-from-companys-board_65990.html
December 9, 2014
Sberbank (Moscow) said today it has agreed to lend Sibur (Moscow) 42 billion Russian rubles ($775 million). Sberbank says the credit line will be open for general corporate purposes...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Russian-bank-extends-five-year-credit-facility-to-Sibur_65989.html
December 9, 2014
Bayer MaterialScience (BMS) today announced the conclusion of a major capital expenditure project in Germany bringing onstream an “ultraefficient and resource-conserving,”...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Bayer-MaterialScience-inaugurates-TDI-plant-in-Germany_65986.html
December 9, 2014
Victrex (Thornton Cleveleys, UK), a producer of high-performance polymers, including poly(ether ether ketone) (PEEK), today announced its preliminary results for the financial year...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Victrex-reports-higher-sales-and-earnings-gives-update-on-new-PEEK-plant_65984.html
December 9, 2014
Air Liquide held a groundbreaking ceremony on 8 December for a new air separation unit (ASU) that will produce oxygen, nitrogen, and argon at its production facility at Port Neches...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Air-Liquide-builds-ASU-in-Texas_65980.html
December 9, 2014
Sumitomo Chemical and Monsanto say that they have entered into long-term agreements to collaborate on weed management in Brazil and Argentina, expanding their ongoing strategic...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Sumitomo-Chemical-Monsanto-expand-weed-management-collaboration-to-South-America_65979.html
December 9, 2014
Rivertop Renewables (Missoula, MT) announced today that it has begun construction of its first commercial plant located at DanChem Technologies, Inc.'s (DTI) facility at Danville, VA...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Rivertop-Renewables-announces-first-commercial-plant_65992.html
December 9, 2014
Reliance Industries (Mumbai) says that it has entered into a definitive agreement with Shandong Ruyi Science and Technology Group Co. (Ruyi; Jining, China), for a joint venture in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Reliance-to-form-textile-JV-with-Chinese-firm-Ruyi_65991.html
December 9, 2014
Solvay announces today that it is acquiring Dhaymers (Taboão da Serra, Brazil), a producer of specialty esters, entering the skin care market and expanding its presence in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Solvay-acquires-specialty-esters-producer-in-Brazil_65987.html
December 9, 2014
BASF today broke ground on a new innovation campus at Navi Mumbai, which is on the outskirts of Mumbai. The company will invest about €50 million ($62 million) to build the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/BASF-builds-innovation-campus-in-India_65985.html
December 8, 2014
The New Zealand Superannuation Fund (NZ Super Fund) has made a $60-million equity investment in LanzaTech (Chicago) as part of a Series D round of funding that raised $112.6 for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/New-Zealand-invests-$60-million-in-LanzaTech_65977.html
December 8, 2014
Monsanto says its agriculture analytics division Climate Corporation (San Francisco) has acquired 640 Labs, an agricultural technology startup based in Chicago. Financial terms were...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Monsanto-adds-Chicago-start-up-to-growing-precision-ag-portfolio_65976.html
December 8, 2014
Eastman Chemical announced on Friday that it had completed acquiring Taminco, a global specialty chemical company, for $2.80 billion in cash and assumed debt. The acquired Taminco...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Eastman-completes-acquisition-of-Taminco_65946.html
December 8, 2014
Adama Agricultural Solutions, formerly Makhteshim Agan, said today that it will invest $50 million more in India over the next three to four years in distribution network, R&D and...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Adama-to-invest-$50-million-to-expand-operations-in-India_65975.html
December 8, 2014
National Industrialization Co. (Tasnee; Riyadh) said on Sunday that on 4 December it signed an agreement to purchase an additional 13% stake in titanium dioxide (TiO2) producer Cristal...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Tasnee-signs-deal-to-raise-stake-in-TiO2-producer-Cristal_65945.html
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