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April 24, 2013
Ferro has reported first-quarter net income of $800,000 down 78.9% from the same quarter last year, on sales down 9.1% year-on-year (YOY), to $418 million. Excluding discontinued...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Ferro-earnings-top-estimates-despite-sales-decline_51432.html
April 24, 2013
Ecolab says it has reached an agreement to acquire AkzoNobel’s Purate antimicrobial water treatment technology for an undisclosed sum. The business provides proprietary chlorine...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Ecolab-to-buy-AkzoNobels-chlorine-dioxide-water-treatment-business_51406.html
April 23, 2013
BASF today announced plans to restructure its performance products segment, including 500 job cuts worldwide by end-2015. The businesses affected are mainly former Ciba Specialty...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/BASF-deepens-restructuring-of-performance-products-with-500-job-cuts_51361.html
April 23, 2013
Potash producer Belaruskali (Solihorsk, Belarus) has acquired a 30% stake in the Lithuania's Port of Klaipeda's bulk terminal, media reports say. Belaruskali will pay up to $30 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Reports-Belaruskali-acquires-stake-in-terminal-at-Lithuanian-port_51359.html
April 23, 2013
Ethiopian Potash Corp. (EPC; Toronto) and AIM-listed Premier African Minerals (London) have signed a definitive contract for the sale of Premier's G&B African Resources Mali...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Ethiopian-Potash-acquires-exploration-authorization-rights-in-Mali_51356.html
April 23, 2013
Evonik Industries will be a publicly traded company after seven years of private ownership. Following approval of an offering prospectus by the German Federal Financial...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Evonik-Industries-shares-to-be-listed-on-Frankfurt-and-Luxembourg-stock-exchanges-tomorrow_51355.html
April 22, 2013
In the latest salvo in the ongoing A. Schulman– Ferro fight, Schulman management today issued a statement refuting a letter Ferro sent to its shareholders last week. Schulman...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Schulman-responds-to-Ferro-shareholder-letter_51337.html
April 19, 2013
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD; London) has acquired a 5.75% stake in Grupa Azoty (Tarnów, Poland), the country’s largest producer of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/EBRD-acquires-stake-in-Polands-Grupa-Azoty_51302.html
April 18, 2013
In an effort to win a proxy fight with investors FrontFour Capital and Quinpario Partners, Ferro has sent an additional letter to shareholders detailing what the company calls the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Ferro-sends-additional-letter-to-shareholders-dissident-investors-respond_51285.html
April 18, 2013
Lenzing (Lenzing, Austria) says it has agreed to sell an 85% stake in Lenzing Plastics (Lenzing) to an Austrian consortium led by Invest AG, the investment company of the Raiffeisen...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Lenzing-sells-majority-stake-in-Lenzing-Plastics_51270.html
April 16, 2013
Haltermann Holding (Hamburg) has completed the acquisition of Petrochem Carless (Leatherhead, UK) for an undisclosed amount. Completion of the deal was confirmed today by private...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Haltermann-completes-purchase-of-Petrochem-Carless_51210.html
April 16, 2013
Ecolab last week closed on its $2.3-billion acquisition of Champion Technologies. The company secured US antitrust approval for the deal when it agreed to sell a Champion chemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Ecolab-closes-Champion-deal-to-sell-deepwater-unit-to-Clariant_51109.html
April 15, 2013
Berger Paints India (Kolkata) has informed the Bombay Stock Exchange that it has agreed to acquire the architectural paints business of Sherwin-Williams (SW) Paints India for an...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Berger-buys-from-SW_51135.html
April 15, 2013
Perstorp and Johnson Matthey (JM) say that JM has acquired Perstorp’s formaldehyde technology and catalyst business, Formox (Perstorp, Sweden), for 1.05 billion Swedish kronor...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/JM-buys-Perstorp-catalyst-and-technology-business_51131.html
April 15, 2013
PPG Industries has completed the $1.05-billion purchase of AkzoNobel’s North American architectural coatings business. The acquired business had 2012 sales of €1.19 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/PPG-completes-AkzoNobel-decorative-coatings-acquisition_51140.html
April 15, 2013
The European Commission has approved the proposed acquisition of Petrochem Carless (Leatherhead, UK) by Haltermann Holding (Hamburg). Haltermann has production at Hamburg and Speyer...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/EU-approves-Haltermanns-acquisition-of-Petrochem-Carless_51111.html
April 15, 2013
W. R. Grace says it has acquired Chemind Construction Products (Brisbane, Australia), a privately held specialty manufacturer and distributor of waterproofing coatings technologies and...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Grace-buys-Chemind_51128.html
April 15, 2013
PPG has acquired Deft (Irvine, CA), a maker of aerospace coatings, including structural primers and military topcoats, the company says. Financial details of the deal, including...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/PPG-acquires-maker-of-aerospace-coatings_51123.html
April 15, 2013
Ferro sold its pharmaceuticals business, increased its earnings guidance, and issued a letter to shareholders, while A. Schulman fell short of estimates and amended CEO Joseph Gingo’s contract to extend it in the event of a “transformational acquisition” as the companies hunkered down for the next stage in Schulman’s $855-million hostile bid for Ferro. Gingo’s revised contract provides for a two-year extension, and Schulman specifically mentioned Ferro as the kind of deal that could trigger the extension....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Schulman-Ferro-prepare-for-next-stage-in-bid-proxy-fight_51118.html
April 15, 2013
American Vanguard (Amvac) says it has acquired a 29.46% stake TyraTech, a Morrisville, NC-based developer of insecticides based on essential oils, for $3.7...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Amvac-invests-in-TyraTech_51093.html
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