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April 16, 2014
Dissident hedge fund FrontFour Capital (Greenwich, CT) today released a new letter to Sensient shareholders accusing the company of governance shortfalls and of a failure to disclose...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Sensient-FrontFour-trade-volleys-in-advance-of-shareholder-meeting_60333.html
April 16, 2014
Indian Farmers Fertilizer Co-operative IFFCO Canada (Montreal), the Canada arm of an Indian fertilizer distributor, announced today that the Government of Québec has authorized...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Indian-Farmers-Fertilizer-Co-advances-$1-6-billion-Quebec-urea-complex_60326.html
April 16, 2014
The US Government Accountability Office (GAO) has released a study finding that a lack of consistent government-wide data on the number and type of National Environmental Policy Act...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/GAO-report-highlights-lack-of-data-on-US-environmental-reviews_60327.html
April 16, 2014
Amyris (Emeryville, CA) has resumed production at its industrial fermentation plant at Brotas, Brazil, following a planned maintenance and upgrade period, the company announced today...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Amyris-resumes-farnesene-production-in-Brazil-prepares-to-make-patchouli_60324.html
April 16, 2014
Syngenta recorded $4.7 billion in sales during the first quarter, according to the company's latest trading statement, released today. The figure represents a 2% increase from the same...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Syngentas-first-quarter-sales-up-2-percent-to-$4-7-billion_60322.html
April 15, 2014
Mosaic agreed to acquire Archer Daniels Midland's (ADM) fertilizer distribution business in Brazil and Paraguay for $350 million. The price assumes the delivery of $150 million in...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Mosaic-acquires-ADMs-fertilizer-distribution-businesses-in-Brazil-and-Paraguay_60315.html
April 15, 2014
IC Potash (ICP; Toronto) announced today that the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) has authorized ICP to construct and operated a sulphate of potash project, called Ochoa, at Lea...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/IC-Potash-receives-BLM-approval-of-New-Mexico-potash-project_60302.html
April 15, 2014
Sensient Technologies has reported a first-quarter net loss of $2.08 million, or 4 cts/share, compared with a profit of $21.4 million, or 43 cts/share, in the year-ago quarter, due...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Sensient-swings-to-loss-on-restructuring-charges-raises-guidance_60303.html
April 15, 2014
BASF has lifted its declaration of force majeure on citral-based aroma chemicals, as well as vitamin A and vitamin E products for human and animal nutrition, at Ludwigshafen, the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/BASF-lifts-force-majeure-on-citral-derivatives_60300.html
April 14, 2014
Silicones and quartz maker Momentive Performance Materials (MPM; Albany), which is controlled by private-equity firm Apollo Management, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in an attempt to implement a "pre-negotiated" restructuring plan to reduce debt by $3 billion. All of MPM’s silicones and quartz businesses will continue to operate normally during this period, the company adds....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Momentive-Performance-Materials-files-for-Chapter-11-updated_60267.html
April 14, 2014
MACROECONOMIC STATUS Our running tab of positive indicators was 15 out of 20 this week. Thus, we continue to post a green banner. Consumer debt up 6.4%; up 5.6% year-on-year (YOY)...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/ACCs-economic-outlook-for-the-week-ended-11-April-2014_60273.html
April 14, 2014
Air Products will build a 40-million standard cubic feet/day hydrogen production facility to process a hydrogen-rich off-gas stream from a new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) facility...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Air-Products-to-build-hydrogen-plant-at-Enterprise-PDH-unit_60272.html
April 14, 2014
Koppers has agreed to acquire the wood preservation and railroad services businesses of Osmose Holdings (Buffalo, NY) for $460 million. The price includes a tax election that is...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Koppers-acquires-wood-treatment-railroad-businesses_60271.html
April 11, 2014
Shareholder advisory firm ISS (New York) issued a report yesterday recommending a vote against a hedge fund’s dissident director slate at Sensient Technologies. FrontFour Capital...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Shareholder-advisory-firm-weighs-in-against-Sensient-dissidents_60255.html
April 11, 2014
Sumitomo has agreed to acquire a minority share in Cepsa Química China (Shanghai), and the resulting company will be a 75-25 joint venture between Cepsa (Madrid) and Sumitomo...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Sumitomo-buys-stake-in-Cepsa-phenol-project-at-Shanghai_60253.html
April 10, 2014
Sumitomo Corp. has acquired the fungicide Metominostrobin from Bayer CropScience's Japan subsidiary. Financial terms of the agreement were not disclosed. Metominostrobin is a...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Sumitomo-Corp-acquires-Bayer-fungicide-product-line_60233.html
April 10, 2014
Compass Minerals reported stronger first-quarter volumes for deicing products due to severe winter in North America. Compass Minerals says highway deicing sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Compass-Minerals-first-quarter-deicing-volumes-up-on-heavy-winter-weather_60246.html
April 10, 2014
Leading potash producer Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia) says its 2013 net profit dropped 58%, to $666 million on revenue down 20%, to $2.7 billion. Uralkali's Ebitda declined 31% in 2013...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Uralkali-posts-falls-in-2013-earnings-sales-says-performance-improved-after-exit-from-potash-cartel_60244.html
April 10, 2014
Taghleef Industries (Dubai) says it has agreed to acquire Derprosa Film (Alcala la Real, Spain) from private equity firms 3i Group (London) and Baring (Madrid), and other minority...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Dubais-Taghleef-Industries-to-acquire-BOPP-producer-in-Spain_60235.html
April 10, 2014
Chevron has signed agreements with energy company Yacimientos Petroliferos Fiscales (YPF; Buenos Aires) to develop shale oil and gas resources from the Vaca Muerta formation located in...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/companies/Chevron-YPF-ink-agreement-to-continue-cooperation-on-shale-oil-and-gas-development_60230.html
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