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April 30, 2015
LyondellBasell told analysts at an investor meeting in New York on 29 April that announced expansion projects have the potential add $1.5 billion in incremental earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization (Ebitda) once completed in 2019 based on current market economics....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/LyondellBasell-says-projects-will-add-$1-5-billion-in-Ebitda-by-2019_69986.html
April 30, 2015
Proxy advisory firm Glass Lewis (San Francisco) has backed Trian founder and CEO Nelson Peltz in his bid for a seat on DuPont’s board of directors. Trian, which owns a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Glass-Lewis-backs-Peltz-in-bid-for-DuPont-board-seat_69985.html
April 30, 2015
Kraton Performance Polymers reports a first-quarter net loss of $9.5 million, down from a net loss of $7.9 million in the year-ago period. Revenue fell 16% year-over-year (YOY) to $261.4 million. Adjusted earnings more than doubled YOY, to $49.2 million, or 76 cents/share, versus 33 cts/share in the year-ago period....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Kraton-reports-first-quarter-earnings-gains-on-butadiene-costs-net-loss-widens_69979.html
April 30, 2015
ExxonMobil reports first-quarter earnings for its chemical segment of $982 million, down 6% year-over-year (YOY) from $1.047 billion. Weaker results in the United States, where earnings declined 11%, to $605 million, more than offset stronger results abroad, where earnings increased 2.4%, to $377 million....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/ExxonMobil-chemical-earnings-down-on-weaker-US-results_69977.html
April 30, 2015
Toray Industries today announced that it has established a new, wholly owned subsidiary based at Neu-Isenburg, Germany. The new company, Toray Resins Europe (TREU), was established...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Toray-establishes-subsidiary-in-Germany-expands-technical-center-in-US_69959.html
April 30, 2015
Airgas today reported fiscal fourth-quarter net earnings down 0.8% year-on-year (YOY), to $87.7 million, on sales up 2.4%, to $1.30 billion. Adjusted earnings totaled $1.15/share...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Airgas-earnings-meet-reduced-guidance_69982.html
April 30, 2015
PotashCorp reports net income up 8.8% year-on-year (YOY), to $370 million, but lowered its full-year outlook as results did not meet expectations and higher provincial potash taxes are...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/PotashCorp-misses-estimates-lowers-outlook_69981.html
April 30, 2015
Cargill says it has acquired the fermentation-based processes and systems of OPX Biotechnologies (OPXBio), a Boulder, CO-based industrial biotechnology firm. Financial terms were not...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Cargill-acquires-OPX-Biotechnologies-fermentation-technology-UPDATED_69947.html
April 30, 2015
EuroChem (Zug, Switzerland), a leading producer of fertilizers and fertilizer raw materials, today unveiled a new project to invest in a phosphate ore processing facility at Kovdor, on...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/EuroChem-launches-new-phosphate-raw-material-project-outlines-strategy_69883.html
April 29, 2015
Ashland today reported fiscal second-quarter earnings from continuing operations of $95 million, or $1.39/share, compared with a loss of $61 million in the year-ago quarter. Sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Ashland-earnings-rise-on-higher-margins_69952.html
April 29, 2015
Ferro announced today it has agreed to acquire Nubiola Pigmentos (Barcelona), a maker of specialty inorganic pigments, for €146 million ($162.3 million). Nubiola is the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Ferro-to-acquire-Spanish-pigments-firm_69950.html
April 29, 2015
Ferro today reported first-quarter net income down 36% year-on-year (YOY), to $11.0 million, on net sales down 6.4%, to $262.8 million. Adjusted earnings, which exclude results in from...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Ferro-beats-estimates-despite-lower-sales_69951.html
April 29, 2015
Chemtura today reported first-quarter earnings of $21 million, more than double the year-ago quarter, on sales down 21% year-on-year (YOY), to $438 million. On a managed basis...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Chemtura-beats-estimates-on-lower-costs-higher-selling-prices_69949.html
April 29, 2015
Propylene stocks firmed in the United States during the week ended 24 April, according to data released by the Energy Information Administration today. Nonfuel use propylene stocks...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Propylene-stocks-increase-in-US_69933.html
April 29, 2015
Chemical railcar traffic in North America fell 4.2% year-over-year (YOY) during the week ended 25 April, on a 6.0% decline in the United States....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Weekly-North-America-chemical-rail-traffic-pulled-down-by-US-decline_69946.html
April 29, 2015
Invista says that it restarted its 400,000-m.t./year adiponitrile plant at Victoria, TX, on 22 April and resumed downstream production of hexamethylenediamine on 23 April. “It is too early to determine when the force majeure will be lifted, but the facility is in the process of ramping up to full rates,” the company says....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Invista-restarts-Victoria-adiponitrile-HMDA-units-force-majeure-remains-in-effect_69929.html
April 29, 2015
Avery Dennison today reported first-quarter net income up 1% year-on-year (YOY), to $71.6 million, on sales down 1%, to $1.53 billion. Adjusted net income from continuing operations...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Avery-Dennison-beats-estimates-despite-lower-sales_69930.html
April 29, 2015
Activist hedge fund Trian management today released a letter to DuPont shareholders praising a report put out by the Institute for Shareholder Services (ISS; Rockville, MD) on Monday...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Trian-praises-ISS-recommendations-on-DuPont_69943.html
April 29, 2015
Dow Corning reports net income for the first quarter of $185 million, down 3.1% year-on-year (YOY) from $191 million. Sales totaled $1.36 billion, down 11% YOY. The declines reflect fewer polysilicon shipments to long-term contract customers, says J. Donald Sheets, the company’s executive v.p. and CFO. “These contracts have a degree of variability when customers take their product, and recent order patterns have resulted in customer orders being concentrated in the fourth quarter," he says....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Dow-Cornings-sales-and-earnings-down_69926.html
April 29, 2015
Praxair reports first-quarter net income $416 million, down 7.1% from the year-ago quarter because of currency impacts. Reported earnings of $1.43/share were down 5.2% year-on-year. Praxair has cut its full-year 2015 earnings forecast to $5.90–6.15/share, 5% lower at the midpoint compared with the company’s previous forecast, released in January.
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http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Praxair-earnings-fall-7-percent-on-currency-impact_69925.html
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