IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Markets :: Specialty Chemicals :: Paints and Coatings

Displaying 261 - 280 of 568 stories.
May 3, 2012
Protex International (Paris), a privately owned global specialty chemicals company, predicts it will drive up sales by a double-digit percentage level this year despite the mixed...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Protex-International-On-a-Path-to-Growth_43194.html
May 2, 2012
The previously announced sale of Evonik Industries' colorants business to private equity firm Arsenal Capital Partners (New York) has been completed after approvals from Evonik's...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Evonik-Completes-Sale-of-Colorants-Business-to-U-S-Private-Equity-Firm_43166.html
April 26, 2012
Tikkurila (Vantaa, Finland), a paints and coatings company, recorded net losses of €500,000 ($660,738) in the first quarter of 2012, compared with net profits of €1.5...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Tikkurila-Records-Losses-but-Increased-Prices-Boost-Sales_43005.html
April 19, 2012
Sherwin-Williams reported first-quarter net income up 47%, to $100.2 million, on net sales up 15%, to $2.1 billion. Net income totaled 95 cts/share, in line with increased guidance...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Sherwin-Williams-Net-Income-Rises-47-percent-Increases-Full-Year-EPS-Guidance_42795.html
April 16, 2012
RPM has acquired HiChem Paint Technologies (Hallam, Australia), an automotive aftermarket coatings maker. The company also makes coatings for industrial and home maintenance...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/RPM-Acquires-Australian-Auto-Coatings-Firm_42651.html
April 9, 2012
Sherwin-Williams has raised its first-quarter earnings guidance to 92-95 cts/share from 56-74 cts/share on higher sales in the company’s paint stores segment. Net sales for paint...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Sherwin-Williams-Raises-Earnings-Guidance_42598.html
April 5, 2012
RPM International reported fiscal third quarter earnings up five-fold from the year-ago period, to $6.6 million, or 5 cts/share, on sales up 14%, to $774 million. Earnings beat analyst...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/RPM-Earnings-Soar-Beat-Estimates_42514.html
April 3, 2012
J.M. Huber (Atlanta) has purchased the hydrate flame retardant business of Almatis, Inc. (Bauxite, AR) for an undisclosed sum, the company says. The acquisition includes manufacturing...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/J-M-Huber-Buys-Flame-Retardants-Business_42455.html
March 26, 2012
Dow Chemical says it plans to invest in a new manufacturing facility for its Dow Coating Materials business unit at Jubail, Saudi Arabia. The planned facility will manufacture a range...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Dow-to-Build-Coatings-Facility-in-Saudi-Arabia_42278.html
March 14, 2012
Evonik Industries says it has agreed to sell its global colorants business to private equity firm Arsenal Capital Partners (New York).  The transaction is expected to close in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Evonik-to-Sell-Its-Global-Colorants-Business-to-Arsenal-Capital-Partners_41810.html
March 1, 2012
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Vantaa, Finland) says that a management buyout of its sales subsidiaries in Hungary, Czech Republic, and Slovakia has been finalized, and that...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Tikkurila-Divests-Four-of-Its-Subsidiaries-in-Eastern-Europe_41708.html
February 29, 2012
The Hellenic Association of Chemical Industries (HACI; Athens), Greece's chemical industry association, says it is confident the Greek chemical industry will overcome the challenging...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Greek-Chemical-Industry-Can-Overcome-Economic-Challenges-Through-Collaboration_41670.html
February 23, 2012
AkzoNobel says it will break ground on a previously announced £100 million ($157 million) decorative paints manufacturing facility at Ashington, U.K. in June or July of this year...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/AkzoNobel-to-Start-Building-Large-scale-Paints-Plant-in-the-U-K-_41532.html
February 21, 2012
Paints and coatings company Jotun (Sandefjord, Norway) says sales increased 9.2% in full-year 2011, to NK10.7 billion ($1.9 billion) compared with NK 9.8 billion in 2010. Operating...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/High-Raw-Material-Prices-Impact-Jotuns-2011-Results_41503.html
February 21, 2012
BASF says it plans to phase out the production and sale of lead chromate pigments by the end of 2014. The move follows the European Union’s (EU) evaluation of the substance under...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Reach-Legislation-Drives-BASF-to-Phase-Out-Lead-Chromate-by-2015_41493.html
February 16, 2012
Huntsman’s fourth-quarter net income rose 350% year-on-year, to $105 million, or 44 cts/share, on revenues up 9%, to $2.6 billion. However, results in both quarters were...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Huntsman-Adjusted-Earnings-Rise-13-percent-on-Price-Increases_41401.html
February 15, 2012
Valspar reported fiscal first-quarter net income of $55.8 million, or 58 cts/share, up 67% from the year-ago period. Adjusted earnings of 62 cts/share beat analysts’ consensus of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Valspar-Earnings-Rise-on-Higher-Prices_41372.html
February 10, 2012
AkzoNobel has unveiled a five-year research partnership with the University of Manchester (Manchester, U.K.) to investigate the science of anti-corrosion coatings. When the research...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/AkzoNobel-Steps-up-Research-into-Anticorrosion-Coatings_41057.html
January 26, 2012
Sherwin-Williams reported fourth-quarter net income of $14.6 million, or 14 cts/share, down 80% from the same period a year-ago on a one-time tax charge. The tax charge was related to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Sherwin-Williams-Earnings-Fall-on-Tax-Charge-Adjusted-EPS-Narrowly-Beats-Estimates_40800.html
January 20, 2012
Polymer resins producer Nuplex Industries (Auckland, New Zealand) says that its European subsidiary, Nuplex Resins, has signed an agreement to establish a 50-50 joint venture with...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/paints_and_coatings/Nuplex-to-Form-Resins-JV-in-Russia_40659.html
Pages: « Previous  5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 [14] 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 Next »










 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa