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February 24, 2014
Ferro announced today that it is altering the structure of its board of directors, “declassifying,” or eliminating staggered terms, for directors, and eliminating...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Ferro-changes-board-structure-appoints-president-to-chairman_59047.html
February 21, 2014
Minerals Technologies (MTI) today launched a $42/share unsolicited bid for minerals firm Amcol International (Hoffman Estates, IL), setting in motion a possible bidding war with...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Minerals-Technologies-launches-bid-for-Amcol-updated_58830.html
February 13, 2014
Momentive Performance Materials (MPM) announced today that it is raising capacity for its tantalum carbide (TaC) coatings due to rising demand from electronics applications, including...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Momentive-increases-capacity-for-tantalum-carbide-coatings_58816.html
February 11, 2014
Semiconductor and solar technology firm SunEdison (St. Peters, MO) says its polysilicon manufacturing facility at Merano, Italy, will remain closed indefinitely. The decision affects...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/SunEdison-polysilicon-plant-in-Italy-to-stay-off-line-indefinitely-TCS-plant-also-to-close_58735.html
February 6, 2014
Qatar Intermediate Industries Co. (Alwaseeta; Doha), a subsidiary of Qatar Petroleum, has signed a joint venture agreement with the Qatar Korea LED Consortium (QKLC; Seoul) for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Qatar-and-Korea-form-LED-joint-venture-in-Qatar_58593.html
February 5, 2014
Entegris (Billerica, MA), a provider of products for purifying, protecting, and transporting materials used in semiconductor manufacturing, announced a definitive merger agreement with...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Entegris-to-acquire-semiconductor-materials-maker-ATMI-for-$1-15-billion_58541.html
January 21, 2014
Cambrios Technologies, , a Sunnyvale, CA-based company developing conductive films for electronic displays, says it has expanded its manufacturing capacity to 15 million m2/year of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Cambrios-expands-film-capacity_58153.html
December 30, 2013
KMG Chemicals has named Malinda Passmore as its new v.p. and CFO, effective 27 January 2014. Passmore was most recently CFO at Country Fresh, a wholesale food supplier. She also spent...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/KMG-Chemicals-names-new-CFO_57684.html
December 16, 2013
China will reduce rare earth exports during 2014, the Ministry of Commerce (Beijing) has announced. China set its first batch of these quotas for 2014 at 15,110 m.t., a 2.5% decline...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/China-reduces-rare-earth-export-quotas-for-first-half-of-2014_57417.html
December 10, 2013
KMG Chemicals today reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $1.35 million, down 67.4% year-on-year (YOY), on sales up 43.3%, to $93.6 million. Sales rose primarily because of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/KMG-Chemicals-earnings-fall-on-restructuring-charges_57246.html
December 10, 2013
Air Products announced today that it is increasing prices globally for fluorinated gases and other process materials supplied by its electronics business, effective 1 January 2014...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Air-Products-increases-electronics-materials-prices_57221.html
November 27, 2013
Dow Corning says it will buy out Mitsubishi Materials’ (Tokyo) stake in Hemlock Semiconductor Group joint ventures for $240 million. Dow Corning has purchased Mitsubishi Materials’ 12.125% ownership share in both Hemlock Semiconductor Corp. and Hemlock Semiconductor LLC. The deal increases Dow Corning’s stake in Hemlock Semiconductor Corp. to 80.5% and in Hemlock Semiconductor LLC to 100%.  Shin-Etsu maintains a 19.5% stake in Hemlock Semiconductor Corp....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Dow-Corning-buys-Mitsubishi-Materials-stake-in-Hemlock-Semiconductor_56981.html
November 22, 2013
PPG has officially opened an expansion of organic light-emitting diode (OLED) materials production at the company’s Barberton, OH site. The new OLED production came online...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/PPG-expanding-OLED-materials-production-in-Ohio_56917.html
November 20, 2013
Sociedad Química y Minera de Chile (SQM; Santiago) reported $138.9 million in net income during the third quarter of 2013, down almost 16% from $165.2 million during the same...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/SQMs-third-quarter-net-income-falls-almost-16-percent_56801.html
November 19, 2013
Thomas Swan & Co. (Consett, UK) says it has commissioned a carbon nanotube purification plant at the company's Consett production site. The plant has a capacity of 500 kg/year and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/UK-firm-commissions-carbon-nanotubes-plant_56796.html
November 14, 2013
KMG Chemicals will cease production at its electronic chemicals plant in Milan and transfer production sites in France and the UK, the company says. The Milan site, which was acquired...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/KMG-Chemicals-to-cease-production-in-Italy_56704.html
November 12, 2013
Rockwood has reported third-quarter adjusted net income of $48.2 million, or 63 cts/share, down 31.5% year-on-year (YOY), on sales up 3.2%, to $890.1 million. Actual net income totaled...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Rockwood-nets-big-one-time-gain-on-ceramics-sale-adjusted-earnings-fall_56644.html
November 4, 2013
Chemtura today reported a third-quarter net loss from continuing operations of $44 million, or 45 cts/share, compared with earnings of $22 million in the year-ago quarter. Sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Chemtura-earnings-meet-estimates-flame-retardants-difficulties-continue_56436.html
November 1, 2013
KMG Chemicals v.p. and CFO John Sobchak is will depart to pursue other interests after the company files its annual report in December, KMG says. Sobchak has been KMG’s CFO since...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/KMG-Chemicals-CFO-departs_56389.html
October 29, 2013
Cabot Microelectronics Corp. (CMC),  a leading supplier of chemical mechanical planarization (CMP) polishing slurries and a growing CMP pad supplier to the semiconductor industry...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/electronic_chemicals/Cabot-Microelectronics-profits-surge-past-estimates_56283.html
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