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January 21, 2015
Cabot says it reorganizing its reporting segments, adding performance chemicals and specialty fluids to the already-existing reinforcement materials and performance solutions segments...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Cabot-to-realign-reporting-segments_67049.html
January 21, 2015
Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex) is seeking to make annualized savings of more than 21.3 billion pesos ($1.45 billion) over the next four years by consolidating the company's supply and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Pemex-seeks-$1-45-billion-in-savings-over-four-years_67046.html
January 21, 2015
Renewable chemicals firm Green Biologics (GBL) (Gahanna, OH) announced today that it has closed an internal follow-on equity round of $42 million and raised an additional $34 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Green-Biologics-raises-$76-million_67047.html
January 21, 2015
BASF today said that it will raise its global capacity for 1,4-butanediol (BDO) to 670,000 m.t./year from the current 650,000 m.t./year. The expansion includes a 10% capacity hike at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/BASF-to-raise-butanediol-capacity-at-Geismar_67036.html
January 21, 2015
Stepan says that it has sold its specialty polyurethane systems business to J6 Polymers. The 2014 net sales associated with this business were $2.8 million. The sale was for cash and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Stepan-sells-its-specialty-polyurethane-systems-business_67031.html
January 21, 2015
BHP Billiton (Melbourne) reiterated today that it will increase shale liquid volumes by 50% by the end of the company's fiscal 2015 despite lowering its US rig count. Citing weaker oil...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/BHP-confident-of-boosting-US-shale-production-despite-rig-cut_67024.html
January 20, 2015
Bayer CropScience says it has has received registration for its new insecticide Sivanto from EPA. Sivanto, which was developed to control devastating sucking pests on fruits and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Bayer-CropSciences-new-Sivanto-insecticide-receives-US-registration_67003.html
January 20, 2015
Omnova Solutions today reported fourth-quarter net income of $5.1 million, or 11 cts/share, down 35.4% year-on-year (YOY), on sales up 3.7%, to $243 million. Adjusted income from...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Omnova-earnings-decline-but-beat-estimates_67015.html
January 20, 2015
Amyris (Emeryville, CA) plans to launch its first industrial cleaning products containing the company's renewable solvents, trademarked Myralene, through US AutoForce and US...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Amyris-signs-renewable-solvents-distribution-agreement-for-US-market_67000.html
January 20, 2015
Albemarle today announced a corporate realignment in the wake of its $6.2-billion acquisition of Rockwood Holdings, which closed last week. The company will establish three global...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Albemarle-to-realign-corporate-structure-after-Rockwood-deal_67012.html
January 20, 2015
Cellulosic sugar producer Edeniq (Visalia, CA) today announced it has raised more than $16 million in equity.  The equity investment was led by I2BF Global Ventures, an existing...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Cellulosic-sugar-company-raises-$16-million_67010.html
January 20, 2015
Koppers says it has reached separate deals to sell its US utility pole business to Cox Industries (Orangeburg, SC) and acquire KMG Chemical’s cresote distribution business...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Koppers-sells-utility-pole-business-acquires-KMG-cresote-business_67006.html
January 20, 2015
Mosaic said on Monday that it expects reported phosphates volume and phosphates and potash margins will exceed previously provided guidance ranges and that potash volumes will be at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Mosaic-raises-2014-guidance-on-strong-volumes-and-margins_66989.html
January 19, 2015
As long as the Boardwalk Pipeline’s Evangeline ethylene pipeline system remains down, US ethylene sources expect spot prices at the Choctaw ethylene storage hub at Plaquemine...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/US-Choctaw-ethylene-prices-to-stay-above-Mont-Belvieu-with-Evangeline-Pipeline-down_66986.html
January 19, 2015
Praxair says it is changing its exchange rate to line up with the Sicad II rate of 50 bolivars to the dollar rather than government's official exchange rate of 6.3 bolivars to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Praxair-to-shift-exchange-rate-for-Venezuela-operations_66970.html
January 19, 2015
Styrene prices in Europe were lower than in the United States last week, resulting in an open arbitrage window, but product is unlikely to actually move between the two regions...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Styrene-movement-from-Europe-to-US-unlikely-despite-arbitrage-window_66963.html
January 19, 2015
Kemira says that it has relocated its global oil and mining headquarters from Helsinki to Houston. In addition to the new office, Kemira is opening a technical service laboratory close...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/Kemira-relocates-global-oil-and-mining-headquarters-to-Houston_66959.html
January 19, 2015
The European market for styrene is the weakest regional market worldwide for spot material, and ongoing sluggish domestic demand is prompting sellers to take a fresh look at export...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/Europes-styrene-producers-look-for-export-opportunities_66966.html
January 19, 2015
PPG Industries says that David Navikas, senior v.p./strategic planning and corporate development, will retire on 1 March. Navikas joined PPG as controller in 1995 and was elected v.p...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/PPG-senior-v-p-to-retire_66958.html
January 19, 2015
Albany Molecular Research Inc. (AMRI; Albany) says that it has received a 10-year federal contract award from the National Institutes of Health (NIH; Bethesda, MD) for drug development...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_america/us/AMRI-receives-NIH-contract-for-drug-development-and-manufacturing-services_66967.html
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