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December 24, 2014
A group of 12 minority shareholders on Tuesday launched a last-ditch attempt to prevent the French group Saint-Gobain from buying the family-controlled Swiss building chemicals group...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Sika-minority-holders-try-to-block-Saint-Gobain-takeover-as-family-seeks-to-oust-directors_66444.html
December 24, 2014
Energy majors Lukoil (Moscow) and Rosneft Petroleum Co. (Moscow) have signed a package of legally binding documents covering the sale by Lukoil of its interest in the National Oil...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Rosneft-buys-Lukoils-stake-in-Venezuela-focused-NOC-consortium_66453.html
December 24, 2014
Reckitt Benckiser (RB), a leading global consumer health and hygiene company, said that it has completed the demerger of its specialty pharmaceuticals business Indivior. Indivior...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Reckitt-Benckiser-completes-pharma-demerger_66446.html
December 23, 2014
H.B. Fuller has agreed to acquire Continental Products Limited (Nairobi), an industrial adhesives maker active in eastern and central Africa, for an undisclosed sum. Continental...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/H-B-Fuller-acquires-adhesives-firm-in-Africa_66435.html
December 23, 2014
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) and life science company Sigma-Aldrich (St. Louis) today announced that Merck has obtained antitrust clearance from the US FTC for its previously...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Merck-KGaA-receives-US-antitrust-clearance-for-acquisition-of-Sigma-Aldrich-for-$17-billion_66425.html
December 23, 2014
Procter & Gamble (P&G) said on Monday that it has agreed to sell its Camay and Zest soap brands along with transferring a manufacturing facility in Mexico to Unilever for an...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Procter-and-Gamble-sells-Camay-and-Zest-brands-to-Unilever_66421.html
December 23, 2014
Brenntag says that it has signed an agreement to acquire chemicals distributor Fred Holmberg & Co. (Malmö, Sweden). Financial details of the deal have not been disclosed. Fred...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Brenntag-to-acquire-chemicals-distributor-in-Sweden_66413.html
December 22, 2014

In a 13-2 vote, the legislature of the US Virgin Islands has rejected an operating agreement proposed by Atlantic Basin Refining as part a deal to acquire the 355,000-bbl/day Hovensa refinery at Saint Croix, VI, from its current owners, PDVSA (Caracas) and Hess (New York).

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http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/US-Virgin-Islands-rejects-terms-of-Hovensa-sale_66399.html
December 22, 2014
Idemitsu Kosan (Tokyo) and Showa Shell Sekiyu (Tokyo), two of Japan’s major oil refiners and producers of petrochemicals, are in tie-up discussions, the companies have announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Idemitsu-Kosan-and-Showa-Shell-Sekiyu-in-tie-up-talks_66393.html
December 22, 2014
Mitsui Chemicals and SKC (Seoul) plan to merge their polyurethane (PU) raw material businesses into a joint venture by 1 April 2015. Mitsui president and CEO Tsutomu Tannowa and SKC...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Mitsui-Chemicals-SKC-to-merge-polyurethane-material-businesses_66382.html
December 21, 2014
Ferro Corp. said on Friday that it has completed the sale of the majority of the assets of its polymer additives business to Polymer Additives, Inc., a wholly owned portfolio company...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Ferro-completes-sale-of-polymer-additives-business_66379.html
December 19, 2014
PPG Industries says it has entered into exclusive negotiations to acquire Revocoat (Saint-Just-en-Chaussée, France), a maker of sealants, adhesives, and dampers for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/PPG-to-acquire-automotive-materials-supplier_66369.html
December 19, 2014
DuPont today filed with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC; Washington) to launch a spinoff of its mostly-commodity performance chemicals business, over a year after the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/DuPont-files-for-performance-chemicals-spinoff_66339.html
December 19, 2014
Shareholders of GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) on Thursday approved by an overwhelming majoring a planned deal with Novartis, which sets the two pharma groups to trade more than $20.0 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/GSK-shareholders-approve-$20-billion-asset-deal-with-Novartis_66362.html
December 19, 2014
Clariant says that it has signed an agreement to divest its water treatment business operating in Argentina, Brazil, and Colombia to Ecolab. Financial details of the deal have not been...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Ecolab-to-acquire-Clariants-water-treatment-business-in-Latin-America_66355.html
December 18, 2014
BASF and Shell have reached agreement for BASF to sell its 50% share in their propylene oxide-styrene monomer (POSM) joint venture, Ellba Eastern (Singapore) to Shell, making it a...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/BASF-quits-Ellba-Eastern-POSM-joint-venture-with-Shell_66284.html
December 18, 2014
The management of logistics service provider Vos Logistics (Oss, Netherlands) and Scheybeeck Investments (Beverwijk, Netherlands) have together completed the previously announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Management-completes-buyout-of-Vos-Logistics_66288.html
December 17, 2014
Flavors and fragrances manufacturer Evolva (Reinach, Switzerland) says it has completed its acquisition of Allylix (San Diego, CA), a start-up with technology for bio-based fragrance...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Evolva-completes-acquisition-of-Allylix_66277.html
December 17, 2014
Mosaic announced today that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of Archer Daniel Midland’s (ADM) fertilizer distribution business in Brazil and Paraguay for...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Mosaic-completes-acquisition-of-ADM-fertilizer-distribution-business_66248.html
December 17, 2014
Banner Chemicals (Runcorn, UK) said today that it has agreed to acquire Leicester, UK–based Stowlin Croftshaw, a maker of a complete range of products for metal surface...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Banner-Chemicals-acquires-metals-surface-tratment-group-Stowlin_66237.html
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