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January 16, 2013
TenCate (Almelo, Netherlands) has announced the acquisition of Amber Composites (Nottingham, UK), a manufacturer of thermoset composites used in the automotive industry, among others...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/TenCate-acquires-UK-composites-firm_49003.html
January 11, 2013
Dyneema, a DSM subsidiary, has opened its first technical center in Singapore, a 2,500-sq meter facility, the company announced today. The facility aims to support customers across...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/DSM-Dyneema-opens-AsiaPacific-technical-center-in-Singapore_48920.html
January 4, 2013
Momentive Specialty Chemicals (MSC) has acquired Dynea Chemical’s 50% stake in a formaldehyde and urea formaldehyde resins joint venture with Laminex Group. The jv, now called...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Momentive-acquires-stake-in-Australia-jv_48739.html
January 3, 2013
Mitsubishi Rayon says it has formed an alliance with SK Chemicals (Songnam, Korea) to develop and expand the companies’ carbon fiber prepreg business in Asia. Mitsubishi Rayon...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Mitsubishi-Rayon-and-SK-Chemicals-form-alliance_48541.html
January 3, 2013
Verdezyne says it will supply biobased adipic acid to Universal Fiber Systems (Bristol, VA), a carpet and apparel yarns maker, for production of nylon-6,6. Financial terms and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/-signs-adipic-acid-supply-deal_48528.html
December 20, 2012
Private equity firm Arsenal Capital (New York) has acquired Dash Multi-Corp. (St. Louis) a maker of formulated polyurethane, vinyl plastisol, coatings and recycled rubber products, for...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Arsenal-Capital-acquires-polyurethanes-maker_48523.html
December 5, 2012
Mango (Barcelona), a women's fashion brand, has committed to entirely eliminate industrial releases of all hazardous chemicals from its supply chain and products by 2020. This...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Fashion-retailer-Mango-to-eliminate-hazardous-chemicals-from-supply-chain-and-products-by-2020_48154.html
November 6, 2012
Lenzing says that trial operations at the fifth production line of the company's subsidiary South Pacific Viscose (SPV; Purwakarta, Indonesia) started in late October. The new...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Lenzing-starts-up-new-capacity-at-Indonesian-rayon-fiber-plant_47474.html
October 18, 2012
The US Department of Justice says a grand jury has indicted South Korea’s Kolon Industries and five of its executives for criminal trade secrets theft. At issue is the alleged...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/US-indicts-Kevlar-competitor-on-criminal-trade-theft-charges_47059.html
October 18, 2012
SGL Group (Wiesbaden, Germany)—a leading producer of carbon-based products, including carbon fibers—says that following the conclusion of the compulsory offer and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/SGL-completes-acquisition-of-100-percent-of-Portuguese-firm-Fisipe_47051.html
October 8, 2012
The US Court of Appeals for the Fourth Circuit (Richmond, VA) has temporarily lifted an injunction issued last month ordering South Korea’s Kolon Industries to halt production of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Court-Lifts-Injunction-in-Kevlar-Trade-Secrets-Case-Pending-Appeal_46795.html
October 7, 2012
DyStar (Singapore) says it has completed the acquisition of Anglostar (Greer, SC) for an undisclosed amount. The deal includes the Anglostar Colombia, Anglostar Ecuador, and Anglostar...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/DyStar-acquires-distributor_46766.html
May 11, 2012
Celanese announced a price increase of its polymer emulsions sold in Europe, Africa, and the Mideast to €80/m.t. ($104/m.t.), effective June 1. The increase includes all vinyl...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Celanese-Announces-Price-Increase-in-Polymer-Emulsions_43405.html
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/textile_chemicals/Protex-International-On-a-Path-to-Growth_43194.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/textile_chemicals/Huntsman-Adjusted-Earnings-Rise-13-percent-on-Price-Increases_41401.html
December 13, 2011
Chemical distributor IMCD Group (Rotterdam) acquired Mata Polymers (Mumbai), an established distributor of chemicals to the silicone, textile, and construction markets. Mata Polymers...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Distributor-IMCD-Acquires-in-India_39724.html
December 5, 2011
The China National Textile and Apparel Council (CNTAC; Beijing), an organization representing major textiles manufacturers, has agreed to collaborate with Huntsman Textile Effects...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/National-Chinese-Textiles-Group-Brings-in-Huntsman-to-Boost-Efficiency-Performance_39489.html
September 28, 2011
Huntsman says its textile effects division plans to restructure and possibly close its production facilities at Basel, Switzerland, as a result. The restructuring is part of an ongoing...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Huntsman-to-Restructure-Textiles-Business-in-Europe_37899.html
September 27, 2011
Huntsman says its textile effects division plans to restructure and possibly close its production facilities at Basel, Switzerland, as a result. The restructuring is part of an ongoing...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/Huntsman-to-Restructure-Textiles-Business-in-Europe_37896.html
September 15, 2011
DuPont has been awarded $919.9 million in damages in a lawsuit against Kolon Industries (Gyeonggi-Do, Korea) over the theft of trade secrets and confidential information about DuPont's Kevlar aramid fiber....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/specialty_chemicals/textile_chemicals/DuPont-Wins-$920-Million-in-Kevlar-Trade-Secrets-Case_37613.html
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