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September 7, 2007Makhteshim Agan Industries (MAI; Tel Aviv) and Agrium (Calgary, AB) have made separate approaches to agchems producer Nufarm (Melbourne) with a view to merging with or acquiring...
August 7, 2007Arch Chemicals says it has bought the 51% it did not already own in the Koppers-Arch joint venture (KAJV; Sydney) from its partner, Koppers Holdings (Pittsburgh) for $19 million. The...
July 30, 2007Dow Chemical says it has shut down its 35,000-m.t./year polystyrene (PS) plant at Altona, Australia, citing the inability to secure a long-term, economic supply of styrene. Dow says it...
July 27, 2007Methanex says it has secured enough natural gas to run its 530,000-m.t./year methanol plant at Taranaki, New Zealand through the end of 2007. Methanex operates the plant as swing...
July 26, 2007Granules India (Hyderabad, India), an active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) and pharmaceutical formulation intermediate (PFI) producer, says it is expanding its international presence...
July 25, 2007Orica, the biggest producer of explosives, says it has rejected a A$9.95-billion ($8.3 billion) takeover bid from a consortium of private equity capital companies. “The board of...
July 24, 2007Dyno Nobel (Sydney), an explosives manufacturer, says it has decided to go ahead with previously announced plans to build an ammonium nitrate (AN) plant at Moranbah, Australia. Dyno...
July 23, 2007Borouge says it has opened sales and services offices in Melbourne, Australia, and Auckland, New Zealand in a bid to grow the company’s presence in Asia/Pacific. Borouge is a...
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