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October 20, 2015
Cytec Industries has selected Fluor for the engineering, procurement, and construction management of the expansion of its adhesives manufacturing facility at Wrexham, UK, Fluor said...
October 20, 2015
The US specialty chemicals market contracted 1.0% year-on-year (YOY) in September on a three-month moving average (3MMA), according to the latest issue of ACC's specialty market volume...
October 16, 2015
PPG Industries today reported third-quarter net income up 14.9% year-on-year (YOY), to $433 million, or $1.59/share, on net sales down 1.8%, to $3.87 billion. Sales rose 6% in...
October 15, 2015
AkzoNobel’s marine coatings business has launched what it calls the first-ever consultancy tool that can accurately predict the impact of fouling-control coatings on ship...
October 14, 2015
KMG Chemicals today reported a fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $3.33 million, compared with a loss of $822,000 in the year-ago quarter, on net sales down 16.7% year-on-year (YOY), to...
October 9, 2015
Flavors and fragrances market leader Givaudan (Vernier, Switzerland) has announced that its sales slipped 0.9% in the third quarter compared with the corresponding period of last year...
October 9, 2015
WestRock Company (Norcross, GA) has filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC; Washington) for the tax-free spin-off of Ingevity, formerly MeadWestvaco’s...
October 7, 2015
Platform Specialty Products (West Palm Beach, FL), a blank-check firm that has made several large chemicals acquisitions, says it will use a term-loan commitment help pay for its...
October 6, 2015
Amyris's (Emeryville, CA) industrial-scale fermentation facility in Brotas, Brazil, is close to manufacturing its third unique fermentation product this year. This product represents...
October 5, 2015
Novozymes (Bagsværd, Denmark) has acquired Pacific Vet Group-USA (PVG; Fayetteville, AR) a developer and producer of probiotics. Terms have not been disclosed. Novozymes first...
October 7, 2015
Oilfield chemicals supplier WadeCo Specialties (Midland, TX) says it has acquired Escudero Chemicals (Midland), a supplier of production chemicals and services to oilfields in the Permian and Illinois Basins. WadeCo, which is owned by Hastings Equity Partners, did not release the terms of the deal....
October 7, 2015
Hyundai Paint (Incheon, South Korea) says it will spend 13.6 billion South Korean won ($11.5 million) to build a new paints factory at its Incheon site in South Korea. The plant is...
October 2, 2015
Four workers were injured in by an explosion and fire Friday morning at a SunEdison manufacturing facility in Pasadena, TX, according to news reports. The fire has been extinguished....
October 2, 2015
Henkel, the world’s largest adhesives producer, is cutting 1,200 jobs, 4.4% of the total employed by this division. An internal memo to employees said that the company will...
October 2, 2015
Fujifilm has agreed to acquire the solvent manufacturer Ultra Pure Solutions (Castroville, CA) for an undisclosed sum.  The acquisition is subject to the satisfaction of customary...
October 2, 2015
AkzoNobel has opened a new production line for coil coatings at its Garcia, Mexico facility. The new line doubled capacity. It will serve local coated steel manufacturers, including...
October 7, 2015
Flavors and fragrances company Symrise (Holzminden, Germany) has opened a plant for cosmetic ingredients at its Holzminden site. The plant, which cost €15 million ($16.8 million)...
September 23, 2015
Corbion Purac (Gorinchem, Netherlands) says it has strengthened its position in India with the acquisition of the lactic acid business of Malladi Specialties Ltd. (MSL; Chennai...
September 24, 2015
AkzoNobel has announced plans to invest in its performance coatings business in Vietnam. The company is doubling capacity at its powder coatings facility in Dong Nai and intends to...
September 23, 2015
ACC’s specialty chemicals market volume index rose by 0.3% on a three-month moving average (3MMA) basis in August, following a 0.1% gain in July. The overall specialty chemicals...
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