IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Chemweek Business Daily

Displaying 1 - 20 of 16127 stories.
September 22, 2014
Pidilite Industries (Mumbai), a maker of consumer and specialty chemicals, is acquiring the adhesives business of Blue Coat Pvt (Ahmedabad, India) on a so-called slump sale basis for a...
September 22, 2014
Company Today Friday Air Products (APD) 134.18 134.23 Airgas (ARG) 113.10 113.09 Albemarle (ALB) 63.84 64.36 Ashland (ASH) 106.63 108.49 Axiall Corp. (AXLL) 39.39 40.29 Cabot (CBT)...
September 22, 2014
A rundown of the industry’s key events from IHS Chemical Week Business Daily: > Bayer to float Bayer MaterialScience on the stock exchange > Trian urges DuPont to break off ag...
September 22, 2014
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Sigma-Aldrich (St. Louis) for $17 billion. Merck will acquire all of the outstanding shares...
September 22, 2014
A US district court in New Jersey issued an opinion last week siding with MacDermid in a patent dispute over flexographic imaging plates. The dispute relates to thermal processing for...
September 22, 2014
Ferro says that it has signed a definitive agreement with private equity firm Star Capital (Milan) and two minority owners and founders, Gianfranco Padovani and Sergio Zannoni, to...
September 22, 2014
Evonik Industries says it will build a new plant to manufacture its Rohacell polymethacrylimide structural foam at Shanghai. The new plant is expected to begin operating in the fourth...
September 19, 2014
Total says it has received an offer from Arkema to acquire Total’s wholly owned adhesives subsidiary, Bostik (Paris). Arkema’s offer values Bostik at €1.74 billion ($2.24...
September 19, 2014
Industries Qatar (Doha) said today that it has decided to shelve the Al Sejeel multibillion-dollar petrochemical project it had been planning to build at Ras Laffan. The company says...
September 19, 2014
RusVinyl (Kstovo, Russia), an equally owned joint venture between Sibur (Moscow), Russia's largest petrochemical company, and SolVin (Brussels), today inaugurated a world-scale...
September 19, 2014
Methanex says it has restarted its Chile I methanol plant at its site at Punta Arenas. The Chile operation had been idled since May 2014 due to insufficient natural gas supply. “We...
September 19, 2014
Department of Agriculture (USDA) has approved Dow Chemical’s agricultural chemicals segment's Enlist corn and soybean traits in the United States after "one of the most thorough...
September 19, 2014
Eastman Chemical today said it has completed its expansion of non-phthalate plasticizers capacity at its Texas City, TX, manufacturing plant. The expansion will increase production...
September 19, 2014
Company Today Yesterday Air Products (APD) 134.23 133.94 Airgas (ARG) 113.09 112.35 Albemarle (ALB) 64.36 64.95 Ashland (ASH) 108.49 109.10 Axiall Corp. (AXLL) 40.29 40.05 Cabot (CBT)...
September 19, 2014
The CW75 index increased 0.2% for the week ended 16 September, rising above the MSCI World Index, which was flat, and below the S&P 500, which rose 0.5%, respectively....
September 18, 2014
Bayer today announced plans to separate Bayer MaterialScience (BMS), its polyurethanes and polycarbonates unit, and float it on the stock exchange as an independent company within the...
September 18, 2014
Air Products says it will reorganize into seven segments and sharpen focus on its core industrial gas operations under a reorganization announced today by new chairman and CEO Seifi...
September 18, 2014
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says that its board of partners has promoted Stefan Oschmann to deputy CEO and vice chairman of the executive board, and Belén Garijo to the executive...
September 18, 2014
Tokuyama (Tokyo) says it held an official opening ceremony on 17 September for its previously announced two new polysilicon plants at the Samalaju Industrial Park in the state of...
September 18, 2014
Company Today Yesterday Air Products (APD) 133.94 131.14 Airgas (ARG) 112.35 110.86 Albemarle (ALB) 64.95 65.27 Ashland (ASH) 109.10 108.10 Axiall Corp. (AXLL) 40.05 40.47 Cabot (CBT)...
Pages:  [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 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