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January 14, 2008Cargill reported net income for its second fiscal quarter, ended November 30, 2007, of $954 million, up 44% over the year-ago period. The company did not disclose sales figures. Four...
December 14, 2007German chemical industry sales growth is expected to slow to 4.5% in 2008, from 7.5% this year, according to industry association VCI (Frankfurt). Domestic and foreign revenues should...
December 14, 2007Enzymes producer and technology developer Novozymes (Copenhagen) has for the past few years been growing steadily by selling enzyme-based products to the specialty chemicals field. The...
December 12, 2007PolyPeptide Laboratories Group (Hillerød, Denmark) has acquired peptides business NeoMPS from Isochem for an undisclosed amount. NeoMPS has sales of €14.5 million/year ($21...
November 20, 2007Borealis says its third-quarter net profits more than doubled, to €225 million ($330 million), on sales up 9%, to €1.66 billion. Earnings were boosted by a one-off gain of...
November 7, 2007Borealis has appointed Martin Kuzaj to its board with the title of executive v.p./base chemicals, effective November 1. Kuzaj was until recently an independent consultant to the...
October 3, 2007Saipem (Milan), an ENI (Rome) affiliate, says it has sold its 50% stake in Haldor Topsøe (Copenhagen) to Mr. Haldor Topsøe for €340 million ($479 million). The deal...
October 2, 2007Dow Chemical says it will acquire Edulan (Aarhus, Denmark), a polyurethane (PU) systems company specializing in rigid foam and elastomer technologies. Terms were not disclosed. The...
September 21, 2007The Dutch chemical industry association VNCI (The Haag) says it increased its 2007 sales outlook based on strong second-half production estimates. Revenues are forecast to grow 8% in...
August 6, 2007Yara International (Oslo) says it has acquired the Finnish government’s 30.05% stake in Kemira GrowHow (Helsinki) for an undisclosed sum. The rest of GrowHow is listed on the...
July 27, 2007Borealis says its fourth-quarter, 2006 net profits almost doubled, to €100 million ($133 million), on sales up 12.6%, to €1.4 billion. The magnitude of the sales and earnings...
July 26, 2007Firmenich (Geneva) says it has agreed to acquire Danisco’s flavors business for DK3.4 billion ($623 million). The deal is expected to close at the end of June. “With...
July 25, 2007Borealis says it will invest €90 million ($116 million) to expand and upgrade its polypropylene (PP) capacity. The company will invest €25 million at Porvoo, Finland to...
July 24, 2007Fertilizers producer Kemira GrowHow (Helsinki) plans to sell its hydrochloric acid, sulfuric acid, and canning operations in Denmark to Gropa (Copenhagen) for an undisclosed sum...
July 23, 2007 Borealis has named Mark Garrett as its next chairman and CEO. He will succeed John Taylor, who is due to retire at the end of this year. Garrett was until recently executive...
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