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October 30, 2007Harri Kerminen will take over as Kemira CEO on January 1, 2008....
October 22, 2007Specialty vegetable fat producer AAK (Stockholm) says it will buy Ciba Specialty Chemicals’ de-inking business at Raisio, Finland. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed...
October 16, 2007Paasikivi: Joining from private equity. Kemira has elected Pekka Paasikivi chairman and a new board member, effective October 4. Paasikivi joins Kemira from private equity firm Oras...
October 4, 2007Pekka Paasikivi joins Kemira from private equity firm Oras Invest (Rauma, Finland), Kemira's largest shareholder....
September 14, 2007The Finnish government has sold 32.1% of its 48.6% stake in Kemira. The government sold shares to several parties. The largest deal involved the sale of 21.4 million Kemira shares...
September 7, 2007Kemira’s Tikkurila unit says its Alcro-Beckers paints business has agreed to sell its 50% stake in Scanspac, a Swedish filler producer, to Gypsum Activity of Saint-Gobain...
August 28, 2007Groupe Laperrière & Verreault (GL&V; Montreal) says it has completed the previously announced acquisition of technologies and certain assets from Metso (Helsinki...
August 27, 2007Kemira says it has decided to retain its pigments business, including titanium dioxide (TiO2), after evaluating certain options for the business, which included a possible sale (CW...
August 7, 2007Oman Petrochemical Industries Corp. (OPIC; Muscat) has indefinitely postponed plans to build a petrochemical complex at Sohar, Oman, due to escalating costs, sources say (CW, Feb. 8...
August 7, 2007Kemira says it is investing €4.9 million ($6.6 million) in a project to boost calcium sulfate pigment capacity by 25,000 m.t., to 175,000 m.t. at its Siilinjärvi, Finland...
August 6, 2007Kemira Pulp and Paper has made appointments: Stefan Wiedenhoefer, as managing director/Kemira Chemicals; Nichlas Kavander, as global sales and marketing manager/pulp chemicals; and...
July 25, 2007Kemira says its Kemira Water Solutions Brasil subsidiary has signed an agreement to acquire the two coagulants businesses of Dalquim Industria e Comercio (Lages, Brazil). The purchase...
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, 2007Kemira says it has acquired Cytec Industries’ Botlek, the Netherlands water treatment chemical plant for €16 million ($21 million). Kemira has agreed to supply Cytec with...
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