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April 17, 2014
Koppers has agreed to acquire the wood preservation and railroad services businesses of Osmose Holdings (Buffalo, NY) for $460 million. The acquired businesses had revenue of $390...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Koppers-acquires-wood-treatment-business_60407.html
April 17, 2014
The initial group of US first-quarter specialty chemical earning reports mostly beat analysts’ expectations on higher revenues and volumes. Albemarle and Sensient were both hit...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Early-specialty-earnings-mostly-beat-estimates_60410.html
April 17, 2014
Air Products will build a 40-million standard cubic feet/day hydrogen production facility to process a hydrogen-rich off-gas stream from a new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) facility...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Air-Products-to-build-hydrogen-plant-at-Enterprise-PDH-unit_60411.html
April 9, 2014
The European Commission has adopted new rules on public support for energy and environmental protection projects. The Environment and Energy State Aid Guidelines (EEAG) will support...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/European-Commission-presents-new-guidelines-on-state-aid-for-energy_60208.html
April 8, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) has called for a total of 30 testing proposals for 21 substances, including nitromethane; 2,4,6-trinitrotoluene; trichloro(propyl)silane...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/ECHA-requests-testing-proposals-for-21-substances_60180.html
April 8, 2014
Germany has drafted a reform of the renewable energy act (EEG) after months of wrangling. The reform is seen as a success for the country’s industry, which successfully avoided...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Germany-drafts-reform-of-renewable-energy-act_60191.html
April 7, 2014
Lenzing (Lenzing, Austria), a leading cellulose fiber producer, has announced the appointment of Thomas Riegler as CFO for a period of three years, effective 1 June. Riegler is...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Lenzing-appoints-CFO_60144.html
April 4, 2014
Celanese is exploring plans to construct a 1.3-million m.t./year methanol production unit at its Bishop, TX, site. The company says it is preparing necessary environmental permits for the unit....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Celanese-eyes-second-US-methanol-plant_60096.html
April 4, 2014
Ineos has announced several milestones in the previously anounced £300-million ($498 million) survival plan for the company’s Grangemouth, UK petrochemical complex....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Ineos-closes-Grangemouth-plants-advances-tank-project_60028.html
April 4, 2014
Industrial enterprises in Crimea, until recently part of Ukraine, are expected to improve their competitive advantage through lower natural gas prices, following the transfer of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Crimeas-chemical-industry-will-benefit-from-cheap-Russian-gas_60029.html
April 4, 2014
The World Trade Organization (WTO; Geneva) has ruled that China’s export restrictions on the key industrial raw materials rare earths, molybdenum, and tungsten violate international trade rules....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/WTO-says-Chinas-rare-earth-restrictions-violate-trade-rules_60030.html
April 4, 2014
The chemical businesses of Sinopec and PetroChina report weak financial results for 2013. Operating profits for Sinopec’s chemicals segment decreased 26.3% in 2013 compared with...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Sinopec-PetroChina-chemical-units-report-lower-earnings_60031.html
April 4, 2014
Ineos says it is taking legal action against Sinopec and Sinopec subsidiaries, including Sinopec Ningbo Engineering Co. (SNEC), for breach of contract and/or misuse of trade secrets...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Ineos-sues-Sinopec-over-misuse-of-acrylonitrile-technology_60032.html
April 4, 2014
Recent additions to ethylene glycol (EG) capacity may have kept the world market in rough balance, but serious production issues have limited actual availability, according to Tison...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Outages-will-push-EO-EG-operating-rates-into-the-red-drive-up-prices_60095.html
April 4, 2014
Conditions supporting shale gas production in the United States are unique, and other countries will not easily replicate them, say Kenneth Medlock III, senior director of the Center...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/AFPM-IPC-Market-legal-issues-slow-shale-outside-of-US_60090.html
April 4, 2014
The chemical industry is as strong, vital, and essential as ever, but it has retreated from the public eye, leaving the stage to newcomers and detractors, says Frank Popoff, former Dow Chemical CEO (1987–95) and company chairman (1992–2000)....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Former-Dow-CEO-Popoff-counsels-higher-industry-profile_60091.html
April 4, 2014
D ow Chemical announced on 31 March that its joint venture chlor-alkali facility with Mitsui & Co. has started full-scale production at Freeport, TX. The facility has capacity for...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Dow-Mitsui-start-up-Freeport-chlor-alkali-joint-venture_60097.html
April 4, 2014
Balchem says it has agreed to acquire SensoryEffects (St. Louis), a privately held maker of food and beverage ingredients, for $567 million. SensoryEffects’ 2014 revenues should...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Balchem-to-acquire-food-ingredients-maker_60098.html
April 4, 2014
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC; Geneva) says, in a report published at the end of March, that the effects of climate change are already occurring on all continents and across the oceans....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/IPCC-climate-report-urges-a-stronger-focus-on-adaptation_60100.html
April 4, 2014
Soybean sales and margin expansion lifted Monsanto’s fiscal second-quarter results above expectations, and the company reaffirmed its fiscal 2014 guidance of mid-teens earnings...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Monsanto-beats-expectations-on-strong-soybean-sales_60101.html
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