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April 21, 2015
Germany’s chemical industry trade association VCI (Frankfurt) has called for more objectivity and “an open discussion of the content” in the continuing discussions...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/VCI-calls-for-more-factual-discussion-over-TTIP_69584.html
April 21, 2015
Composite materials supplier Gurit (Zurich) says it has appointed Laurent Michaux as general manager of its composite components business, reporting to Rudolf Hadorn, Gurit’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Gurit-appoints-composite-components-boss_69583.html
April 21, 2015
The European Commission has published a report that presents the results of a survey of small and medium-size enterprises (SMEs) carried out in 2014 on challenges they face when...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/European-Commission-SMEs-stand-to-significantly-gain-from-TTIP_69640.html
April 21, 2015
Sensient Technologies (Milwaukee) has reported net earnings of of $30.5 million the first quarter of 2015 compared with a loss of $2.08 million in the year-ago quarter. Revenue...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/Sensient-Technologies-reports-solid-performance-in-first-quarter_69635.html
April 17, 2015
The US chemical industry is poised to capitalize on the increased supply of energy and feedstocks that will allow it to reestablish itself as a leading global supplier, ACC president and CEO Cal Dooley told attendees of ACC’s Responsible Care conference, held 13–16 April in Miami....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/ACCs-CEO-confident-on-US-shale-TSCA-reform-prospects_69522.html
April 17, 2015
Braskem is reevaluating its planned Parkersburg, WV, cracker, a joint venture with Odebrecht, to address uncertainties generated by the steep decline in crude oil pricing. Assuming it proceeds, start-up would come after 2020, says Fernando Musa, CEO/America at Braskem....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Braskem-slows-Marcellus-cracker-considers-PP-builds_69536.html
April 17, 2015
Coatings makers PPG Industries and Sherwin-Williams (SW) report higher year-on-year (YOY) sales and earnings. PPG beat estimates on cost cutting efforts. Both companies experienced mixed volume growth, however, with some sectors and regions healthy and others sluggish....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/PPG-beats-estimates-as-analysts-expect-muted-growth_69533.html
April 17, 2015
Measures being implemented around the world to address climate change by reducing emissions of greenhouse gases (GHG) could lead to falling demand for fossil fuels, thereby have a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Investors-demand-action-on-risks-posed-by-climate-change_69567.html
April 17, 2015
Arkema has expanded its acrylic resin manufacturing capacity at Araçariguama, Brazil, by 60%, the company has announced. A new reactor will enable Arkema to introduce products...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Arkema-starts-up-coating-resins-reactor-in-Brazil_69535.html
April 17, 2015
IMCD (Rotterdam), a distributor of specialty chemicals, says that it has completed the acquisition of Kushalchand (Mumbai), a distributor of food ingredients to the fast-growing...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/IMCD-acquires-food-ingredients-distributor-in-India_69493.html
April 17, 2015
Kuraray says that it has completed acquiring all of the shares in Plantic Technologies (Melbourne), a company involved in biobased barrier films, from Gordon Merchant No.2 (Burleigh...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Kuraray-buys-Australian-biobased-barrier-films-company-Plantic_69492.html
April 17, 2015
Investment firm Berkshire Hathaway (Omaha, NE) has purchased 20 million Axalta shares in a private placement at $28/share, for a purchase price of $560 million, Axalta says. The shares...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Berkshire-Hathaway-buys-stake-in-Axalta_69532.html
April 17, 2015
Celanese and Mitsui & Co. say that they are exploring the possibility of a second US methanol joint venture, this one located at Celanese’s planned facility at Bishop, TX....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Celanese-Mitsui-and-Co-explore-second-methanol-JV-at-Bishop-TX_69534.html
April 17, 2015
Yousef Abdullah Al Benyan, who was appointed Sabic CEO elect on 15 February and who is expected to be confirmed as CEO, has made several organizational changes, CW has learned. In one...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Sabics-new-CEO-makes-personnel-business-unit-changes_69487.html
April 17, 2015
Royal Dutch Shell says that it has agreed to buy BG Group (Reading, UK), a leading energy company, for £47 billion ($69.2 billion). The companies say in a joint statement that they have agreed on the terms of a recommended cash-and-share offer to be made by Shell for the entire issued and to-be-issued share capital of BG....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Shell-to-acquire-energy-firm-BG-Group-for-nearly-$70-billion_69488.html
April 17, 2015
Germany has set strict rules for fracking. The draft legislation agreed on by the German cabinet includes bans to protect drinking water, health, and nature in specific regions together with broad restrictions for fracking in shale, claystone, marl, and coal seam rocks....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Germany-restricts-fracking-VCI-warns-on-missed-opportunity_69489.html
April 17, 2015
The board of Petro Rabigh, a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, has announced that it will recommend increasing its share capital by an estimated 7.04 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Petro-Rabigh-plans-rights-issue-share-trading-suspension-lifted_69490.html
April 17, 2015
Clariant says that it has acquired the black pigment preparations portfolio of Lanxess in India. The products are currently manufactured at Nagda, in the state of Madhya Pradesh. Lanxess’s product line of black pigment preparations are used to process rayon fiber, used to manufacture rayon-based apparels, knitwear, towels, and bed linen, Clariant says....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Clariant-buys-Lanxess-pigment-line-in-India-opens-China-plant_69491.html
April 17, 2015
International Flavors & Fragrances (IFF), a manufacturer of flavors and fragrances for consumer products, on 13 April agreed to acquire Henry H. Ottens Manufacturing Co. (Ottens...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/IFF-to-acquire-Ottens-Flavors_69529.html
April 17, 2015
Total has filed environmental permit applications with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the US Army Corp. of Engineers to build an ethane cracker on the US Gulf Coast....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Total-seeks-permits-for-ethane-cracker-on-US-Gulf-Coast_69530.html
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