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June 25, 2012
Jacobs Engineering and OCP (Casablanca), partners in Jacobs Engineering SA (JESA; Casablanca) announced on Friday that they intend to acquire 100% of the shares in Team Maroc (Rabat)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/egypt/Jacobs-and-OCP-JV-Plans-to-Acquire-Engineering-Firm-Team-Maroc_44446.html
June 12, 2012
Dow Chemical has named Heinz Haller, executive v.p. and chief commercial officer of Dow, as executive v.p., president of Dow Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), and chief commercial...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Dow-Names-Heinz-Haller-as-President-EMEA-Shuffles-Management_44101.html
May 30, 2012
Orascom Construction Industries (OCI; Cairo) says that its wholly-owned subsidiary OCI Fertilizer Holding has agreed to sell its 16.8% stake in the Gavilon Group to Marubeni following...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/egypt/Orascom-Sells-its-Share-in-Gavilon-to-Marubeni-Will-Continue-to-Market-in-North-America_43814.html
May 30, 2012
Syngenta says it plans to build a $1-billion business in Africa over the next 10 years and that the company will make cumulative investments of over $500 million in support of this...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/algeria/Syngenta-to-Invest-$500-Million-in-Africa_43579.html
May 29, 2012
Sasol says that from July 1, 2012 a number of changes to the company's executive responsibilities will take effect. They include wider responsibilities for the head of the company's...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Sasol-Changes-Executive-Responsibilities_43773.html
May 9, 2012
Evonik Industries says it has established a joint venture, dubbed Evonik Acrylics Africa (EAA; Johannesburg), with plastics processor Ampaglas Plastics Group (Elandsfontein, South...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Evonik-Establishes-JV-for-Extruded-PMMA-in-South-Africa_43192.html
April 30, 2012
Orascom Construction Industries (Cairo) said today that it has been given approval by the Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA; Cairo) to call for an extraordinary general...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/egypt/Orascom-Gets-Approval-for-Demerger-Meeting-Plans-to-Expand-Fertilizer-Business_43108.html
April 24, 2012
Notore Chemical Industries (Notore; Lagos) has signed a joint venture agreement with Mitsubishi Corporation to develop an ammonia and urea complex at its Onne, Nigeria site. Notore...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Nigerian-Firm-Signs-Deal-with-Mitsubishi-for-New-Ammonia-Urea-Complex_42928.html
April 24, 2012
Rhodia, a member of the Solvay group, and Tantalus Rare Earths (Dusseldorf) have signed a letter of intent (LOI) covering technical cooperation in the development of an optimal process...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Rhodia-and-Tantalus-Sign-Rare-Earths-Cooperation-and-Offtake-Deal_42890.html
March 28, 2012
Toyo Engineering (Narashino, Japan) says it has been jointly awarded with the Engineering for the Petroleum & Process Industries (Enppi; Cairo), a contract to build a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/egypt/Toyo-Engineering-Awarded-Contract-for-Ethylene-Plant-in-Egypt_42343.html
March 26, 2012
Stolt Tankers, a Stolt-Nielsen subsidiary, says that a fire on one of its chemical tankers, caused by a recent explosion, resulted in one missing crew member. The explosion occurred on...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Two-Tanker-Explosions-Reported_42311.html
March 12, 2012
Sasol says its chemicals business generated a 26% increase in operating profits in the six months ended December 31, 2011 compared with the year-earlier period, to R4.3 billion ($578...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Sasols-Chemicals-Business-Posts-Higher-Profits-and-Sales_41943.html
March 12, 2012
Ranbaxy Laboratories (Gurgaon, India) says its Ranbaxy Morocco (Casablanca) subsidiary has today opened a new manufacturing facility at Casablanca. This allows the company to have a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Ranbaxy-Opens-Facility-in-Morocco_41916.html
February 23, 2012
Lanxess is to invest €40 million ($53.2 million) in the construction of a carbon dioxide (CO2) concentration unit at its Newcastle, South Africa site. Lanxess's site at Newcastle...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Lanxess-Invests-at-Leather-Chemicals-Site-in-South-Africa_41551.html
February 14, 2012
Lonza says it is in discussions with the South African government for establishing a joint venture called Ketlaphela to build an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturing...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Lonza-Plans-API-Joint-Venture-in-South-Africa_41330.html
February 9, 2012
Sabic appears to be the favorite to win a proposal to invest in a huge methanol-to-petrochemicals complex in Trinidad. The complex with an estimated value of $5.3 billion, is expected...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/egypt/Sabic-in-Talks-to-Invest-in-Methanol-to-Petrochemicals-Project-in-Trinidad_41209.html
February 7, 2012
Air Liquide said today that it will invest €40 million in a new air separation unit (ASU) in South Africa. This follows the signing of a long-term contract with Evraz...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/Air-Liquide-Invests-&euro40-Million-in-Air-Separation-Unit-in-South-Africa_41029.html
January 30, 2012
Advanced biofuels are set to become an important factor in the global economy and could replace more than 50% of the world's gasoline demand in 2030, according to a report by Bloomberg...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Novozymes-Biofuels-Could-Replace-more-than-50-percent-Gasoline-Demand-by-2030_40905.html
January 25, 2012
Bayer CropScience, one of the leading producers of agricultural chemicals, has outlined its goals and affirmed its commitment to addressing the challenges posed by population growth...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/Bayer-CropScience-Affirms-Commitment-to-Food-Security-Speeds-Phaseout-of-Old-Insecticides_40713.html
January 25, 2012
South Africa's Competition Commission (Pretoria) on Tuesday blocked a bid by Senmin International, a unit of AECI, to acquire Cellulose Derivatives (Pretoria). The commission says that...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/africa/south_africa/South-Africa-Blocks-Chemicals-Merger-Future-of-CMC-Producer-Uncertain_40742.html
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