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August 6, 2015
OCI NV has provided further details about the businesses it will not transfer to the new CF, in the merger transaction, which will create the world’s largest nitrogen player. OCI...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/netherlands/OCI-will-retain-large-portion-of-business-post-CF-transaction_72800.html
August 6, 2015
Brenntag reports a 32% increase in net profit in the second quarter, compared with the corresponding period of last year, to €108.1 million on sales up 8%, to €2.7 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Brenntag-posts-sharp-increase-in-second-quarter-profit-forecasts-big-hike-in-full-year-earnings_72797.html
August 6, 2015
The United Kingdom’s £50-billion ($78.1 billion) chemical and pharmaceutical industry continues to grow solidly this year, according to the Chemical Industries Association...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/UKs-CIA-says-growth-is-set-to-continue_72786.html
August 6, 2015
Lanxess on Thursday reported higher than first forecast sales and earnings and gave a revised guidance for the whole of 2015. Second-quarter Ebitda pre-exceptionals was 13% higher, at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Lanxess-carves-out-rubber-business-for-planned-alliance-raises-guidance_72784.html
August 5, 2015
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt) on Thursday reported a 6.3% rise in second-quarter Ebitda pre exceptionals to €899.4 million ($981.5 million) on 14.4% higher sales of €3.2 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Merck-KGaA-reports-strong-sales-and-earnings-growth-confirms-outlook_72782.html
August 5, 2015
Huntsman says 12 people were injured by an explosion at its white pigment factory in Uerdingen, Germany, at 2 pm local time on 5 August. Seven of the injured are being treated in a hospital, says the company. Local news reports say a nitrogen tank exploded, collapsing part of a building. There was no fire....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/germany/Explosion-at-Huntsmans-Uerdingen-facility-injures-12_72779.html
August 5, 2015
Europe's ortho-xylene (o-xylene) contract price has settled for August at €800/m.t. ($869.50), €20/m.t. lower than the July settlement. August's figure marks the first...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Europe-o-xylene-contract-settles-lower-for-August_72764.html
August 5, 2015
Koole Terminals (Zaandam, Netherlands) has started operating BP's former storage site at Pernis, Netherlands, after acquiring the site in mid-July. The site has a storage capacity of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Koole-Terminals-begins-operating-acquired-BP-storage-site-in-Netherlands_72763.html
August 5, 2015
Specialty chemicals company Altana (Wesel, Germany) says it has successfully adjusted and extended a syndicated line of credit for €250 million ($271.7 million). The credit...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Altana-extends-$274-million-credit-facility_72755.html
August 5, 2015
Swan Chemical, a wholly owned subsidiary of specialty chemicals firm Thomas Swan (Consett, UK) says it has acquired Production Systems Inc. (PSI; Akron, OH), a distributor of a range...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Swan-Chemical-acquires-Production-Systems-Inc-_72758.html
August 4, 2015
Sun Chemical (Parsippany, NJ), a wholly owned subsidiary of DIC (Tokyo), has announced that it has acquired Kingfisher Colours (Reading, UK), a privately owned cosmetics color...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Sun-Chemical-acquires-UK-cosmetics-color-firm_72723.html
August 4, 2015
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) has reported that sales fell 7% year-on-year in second-quarter 2015, to €179.5 million ($196.9 million), compared with €192.9...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Tikkurila-sales-fall-in-second-quarter-and-first-half-but-profitability-improves_72721.html
August 4, 2015
DSM reports €110 million ($120.6 million) in net profit from continuing operations before exceptional items during the second quarter compared with €108 million one year...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/DSM-net-profit-and-revenue-up-maintains-guidance_72720.html
August 4, 2015
African Potash (London), the AIM-listed exploration company focused on sub-Saharan potash assets, has entered into a trading agreement with the Common Market for Eastern and Southern...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/African-Potash-signs-landmark-trading-agreement-with-Comesa_72719.html
August 4, 2015
Evonik Industries has posted sales of €3.52 billion ($3.86 billion) in the second quarter, up 8% year-on-year (YOY). Adjusted net income leaped by 70% YOY, to €307 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Evonik-sales-increase-Ebitda-rockets-raises-full-year-outlook-again_72717.html
August 4, 2015
Bio-on (Bologna, Italy) and Cristal Union (Paris) will build in France the world's first  bioplastic production facility using poly-hydroxy-alkanoates (PHA) from sugar beet...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/French-Italian-partnership-builds-worlds-first-bioplastic-facility-using-PHA-derived-from-sugar-beet-coproducts_72727.html
August 4, 2015
Star Refrigeration (Glasgow, UK) has upgraded a 35-year-old refrigeration plant at Sabic’s Wilton, UK, butadiene unit. The project brought Sabic's Wilton petrochemical complex...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Refrigeration-unit-upgrade-completed-at-Sabic-butadiene-plant-in-UK_72735.html
August 4, 2015
Europe's styrene barge contract price for August has settled at €1,300/m.t., a decrease of €25 from the July price of €1,325/m.t., pulled lower by the twin-bear factors...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/August-styrene-barge-contract-falls-in-Europe-on-lower-feeds-spot-pressure_72734.html
August 4, 2015
Byotrol (Manchester, UK) and Solvay have signed an agreement jointly to develop and commercialize longlasting biocidal products. Solvay, as part of the agreement, will make a...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Solvay-enters-development-commercialization-agreement-with-UK-firm-for-biocidal-products_72725.html
August 3, 2015
BASF, the third-largest agricultural chemicals player, behind Syngenta and Bayer, is eyeing possibly acquiring Syngenta, according to Reuters, citing people familiar with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/Will-BASF-be-Syngentas-white-knight_72700.html
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