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February 11, 2015
Trian released a letter to DuPont shareholders restating its critique of the company’s performance. The letter notes that DuPont has consistently missed its financial targets in recent years, and that earnings have remained below 2011 levels over the last three years. “Had management met its financial targets since 2011, earnings per share would be 51% higher than it is today,” the letter says....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Trian-files-proxy-with-DuPont-director-nominees-and-steps-up-management-criticism_67725.html
February 11, 2015
The board of directors of Grasim Industries has approved a proposed merger with Aditya Birla Chemicals (India) that would consolidate the Aditya Birla Group’s chlor-alkali business into Grasim....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Grasim-agrees-to-merger-with-Aditya-Birla-Chemicals-India_67724.html
February 11, 2015
Nonwovens producer Polymer Group (PGI; Charlotte, NC) has filed for an initial public offering with the US SEC. The timing and price of the offering were not disclosed in the filing...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Blackstones-Polymer-Group-files-for-IPO_67736.html
February 10, 2015
Lanxess is said to be in separate talks with Nizhnekamskneftekhim (NKNK; Nizhnekamsk, Russia) and Saudi Aramco to sell a minority stake in its rubber business, according to a Reuters...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Reports-Lanxess-in-talks-to-sells-a-minority-stake-in-synthetic-rubber-business_67683.html
February 9, 2015
Quinpario Acquisition 2, the new blank-check fund formed by former Solutia CEO Jeffry Quinn, is eyeing Arsenal Capital’s Royal Adhesives & Sealants (South Bend, IN), in a...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Report-Quinn-firm-eyeing-Royal-Adhesives_67668.html
February 9, 2015
Solenis, the former Ashlad water treatment business, today completed the acquisition of tissue-and-towel chemicals maker Clearwater Specialties (Clarkston, WA). Financial terms of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Solenis-completes-Clearwater-Specialties-acquisition_67653.html
February 9, 2015
Mangalore Refinery and Petrochemicals (MRPL; Mangalore, India) has raised its stake in ONGC Mangalore Petrochemicals (OMPL), a joint venture between Oil and Natural Gas Corp., (ONGC)...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Mangalore-Refiney-ups-stake-in-ONGC-Mangalore-Petrochemicals_67666.html
February 9, 2015
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says it has been informed that Schenker-Winkler Holding (SWH) has submitted a request to the Swiss Takeover Board (Zurich) that the takeover board determine...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Sikas-controlling-family-seeks-legal-ruling-that-Saint-Gobain-need-not-bid-for-stock-held-by-other-Sika-shareholders_67647.html
February 5, 2015
Pfizer and Hospira (Lake Forest, IL) today announced that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Pfizer will acquire Hospira, the world’s leading...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Pfizer-to-acquire-Hospira-for-$17-billion_67537.html
February 4, 2015
Frutarom Industries, a leading player in the flavors and specialty fine ingredients industries, on Tuesday announced two acquisitions, one in Spain, the other in the United Kingdom...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Frutarom-acquires-companies-in-Spain-UK_67480.html
February 3, 2015
Tronox and FMC have confirmed reports that Tronox will acquire FMC’s alkali chemicals, or soda ash, business. Tronox has signed a definitive agreement to acquire the business for...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Tronox-to-acquire-FMCs-soda-ash-business-for-$1-64-billion_67471.html
February 3, 2015
Wrapping up a deal that was announced in December 2014, Rogers Corp. (Rogers, CT) has closed on the transaction to acquire Arlon (Santa Ana, CA) from Handy & Harman (White Plains...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Rogers-Corp-completes-acquisition-of-specialty-silicones-firm-for-$157-million_67207.html
February 3, 2015
Tronox is near a deal to acquire FMC’s soda ash business for more than $1.5 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. The deal may be...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Reports-Tronox-near-deal-to-acquire-FMCs-soda-ash-business-for-$1-5-billion_67456.html
February 3, 2015
Sumitomo Corp. has acquired a 65% share of Agro Amazonia Produtos Agropecuarios (Cuiaba, Brazil), a distributor of farm and livestock supplies—including agricultural chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Sumitomo-Corp-acquires-65-percent-stake-in-Brazil-agchem-fertilizer-distributor_67450.html
February 3, 2015
Laboratory chemicals supplier VWR (Radnor, PA) announced today that it has acquired National Biochemicals (NBC), a full service raw material manufacturer and supplier to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/VWR-acquires-National-Biochemicals_67448.html
February 3, 2015
Dow says gross proceeds from both divestitures will total more than $1.4 billion. Separately, Dow announced 31 January that it has completed its acquisition of Coodetec’s seed business, a leading supplier of corn and soybean genetics in Brazil. Coodetec also provides Dow with entry in the wheat market in Brazil....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Dow-finalizes-sale-of-Angus-and-sodium-borohydride-completes-Brazil-seeds-acquisition_67446.html
February 3, 2015
Bernard Pinatel, currently CEO of Bostik, has been appointed a member of Arkema’s executive committee. Arkema says that it completed the previously announced acquisition of...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Arkema-completes-acquisition-of-Totals-adhesives-subsidiary-Bostik_67428.html
February 1, 2015
The FTC on Friday cleared Sun Pharmaceutical’s $4 billion proposed acquisition of Ranbaxy Laboratories on condition that the companies divest Ranbaxy’s interests in generic...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/FTC-clears-Sun-Pharmas-acquisition-of-Ranbaxy-on-condition-that-they-divest-a-business_67385.html
January 30, 2015
Le Joint Français, owned by Total’s Hutchinson Group (Paris) subsidiary, has been a long-term licensee of PPG’s aerospace sealant technology....
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/PPG-to-acquire-majority-stake-in-aerospace-and-automotive-sealants-business-of-LJF_67364.html
January 30, 2015
Greenergy (London) has acquired Harvest Biofuels' (London) biodiesel manufacturing facility at Seal Sands in the Teesside region of the United Kingdom. The acquisition of Harvest's...
http://www.chemweek.com/people_and_business/m_and_a/Greenenergy-acquires-biodiesel-manufacturing-facility-in-UK_67362.html
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