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December 27, 2010
Global fertilizer consumption is expected to grow by 4.7% in the 2010-2011 growing season, driven by rising crop prices and the improving economy, according to the International Fertilizer Industry Association (IFA; Paris). By 2011-2012, nutrient application rates are expected to fully recover to the levels seen prior to the economic crisis, IFA says....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/IFA-Fertilizer-Demand-Continues-to-Recover-Aggressive-Capacity-Expansions-Underway_31795.html
December 16, 2010
Fine chemicals firm Novasep (Pompey, France), and Daniso (Copenhagen), say they have jointly developed a “cost-effective, environmentally friendly process” to produce...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Novasep-and-Danisco-Develop-Process-for-Betaine-from-Bioethanol_31615.html
December 16, 2010
Air Liquide has set new financial objectives for 2015, and has announced a capital investment plan of €12 billion ($16 billion) for that time period. Air Liquide says it targets...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Air-Liquide-Sets-Five-Year-Financial-Goals-Targets-Emerging-Markets_31593.html
December 8, 2010
Rhodia has declared force majeure on adipic acid, KA oil, nylon salt, and down its polymer range at its Chalampé, France site. Rhodia cites “sudden failures of utilities...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Rhodia-Declares-Force-Majeure-on-Adipic-Acid_31420.html
December 7, 2010
 Arkema plans to acquire Total's coatings resins and photocure resins for a €550-million enterprise value. The deal will bolster Arkema's acrylics segment, and establish the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Arkema-to-Buy-Totals-Coatings-Resins-and-Photocure-Resins-Units_31395.html
December 1, 2010
BASF and Ineos announced today that they have agreed to to combine their global styrenics operations into a new equally owned joint venture, Styrolution whose combine sales will be in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/BASF-and-Ineos-Combine-Styrenics-Businesses-into-a-$6-6-Billion-Company_31262.html
November 23, 2010
 Arkema today announced an "ambitious" five-year growth plan lead by innovation, faster growth in emerging markets, and acquisitions. Arkema says by the end of 20105, it...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Arkema-Sets-Five-Year-Financial-Growth-Plan_31155.html
November 19, 2010
Total has announced that it will build a photovoltaic panel production and assembly plant at Moselle, France close to its Carling ethylene complex. The facility will have a surface...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Total-Commits-to-Building-Photovoltaics-Facility-in-France_31075.html
November 19, 2010
Total announced in recent days that it will build a photovoltaic panel production and assembly plant at Moselle, France near to its Carling ethylene facility. The implications of such...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Blog-Chemical-Firms-are-Spending-Again-on-Green-Technologies_31076.html
November 15, 2010
Yara International (Oslo), the biggest producer of nitrogen fertilizers, says its 500,000 m.t./year ammonium nitrate fertilizer plant at Ambes, France was taken down for a planned...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Yara-Updates-French-Fertilizer-Plant-Turnaround-Schedule_30946.html
November 10, 2010
Solvay says it will replace a mercury-based electrolysis system with a membrane-based system at the company's two chlor-alkali installations at Tavaux, France. Chlor-alkali capacity at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Solvay-Replaces-Mercury-Cells-at-French-Chlor-Alkali-Plant-at-a-Cost-of-$115-Million_30818.html
November 9, 2010
Arkema returned to profit in the third quarter mostly because of improved business conditions compared to the year-ago period. Arkema reported net income of €130 million compared...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Arkema-Reports-Higher-Quarterly-Earnings-Raises-Full-Year-Estimates_30796.html
November 5, 2010
Arkema says it will invest €30 million ($42.7 million) in a dimethyl amino ethyl acrylate (DMAEA) plant at its Carling, France site. The unit will replace an old facility and at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Arkema-Builds-DMAEA-Plant-at-Carling-as-Part-of-Restructuring-Plan_30751.html
November 4, 2010
Rhodia’s third-quarter sales and profits rose on a 10% rise in volumes. Net income rose to €56 million ($80 million), from €14 million, on sales up 31%, to €1.4...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Rhodias-Quarterly-Earnings-Jump-on-Improved-Volumes_30720.html
November 2, 2010
Workers at France's 12 refineries, and at the Fos-Lavéra oil terminal in the port of Marseille, have voted to return to work after more than one month of strike action. Refinery...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Refinery-and-Port-Workers-in-France-Vote-to-End-Strike_30681.html
November 1, 2010
Rhodia is evaluating projects to recycle formulated rare earths, in an effort to conserve supplies. Speaking to journalists at a press briefing in Shanghai recently, Hua Du, president...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Rhodia-Evaluates-Rare-Earth-Recycling-Projects_30644.html
October 29, 2010
Widespread strike action across France during the past month has cost the country's chemical industry up to €100 million/day in lost sales, industry association UIC (Paris) says...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Strike-Action-Is-Costly-for-Frances-Chemical-Industry_30624.html
October 29, 2010
Total says that net profits at the company's chemicals business jumped 59% in the third quarter of 2010 compared with the corresponding period of 2009, to €256 million on sales up...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Totals-Chemicals-Business-Posts-Earnings-Sales-Hikes_30604.html
October 26, 2010
Rhodia inaugurated a €50-million plant at Qingdao, China last week for the production of highly dispersible silicas used in energy-efficient tires. The 72,000-m.t./year plant is...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Rhodias-China-Projects-Aim-to-Capture-Asian-Growth_30465.html
October 26, 2010
Air Liquide reported a 15% increase in sales for the third quarter of 2010 compared with the same period of 2009, to €3.4 billion. Earnings were not disclosed. Sales by the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/western_europe/france/Air-Liquide-Reports-Rise-in-Sales-Sees-Volumes-Returning-to-Pre-Crisis-Levels_30457.html
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