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August 29, 2014
PhosAgro’s (Moscow) board of directors has reviewed the company’s consolidated financial results for the first six months of the year, and Andrey Guryev has given an overview of performance during his first year as CEO. The company, meanwhile, has developed a new strategy through 2020 that has been approved by the board....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/PhosAgro-outlines-strategy-implements-investment-plans_63434.html
August 29, 2014
Leading Japan-based chemical companies report mixed financial results for the fiscal first quarter, ended 30 June. Companies including Sumitomo Chemical, Toray Industries, Shin-Etsu...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Leading-Japanese-companies-report-mixed-results_63435.html
August 29, 2014
Albemarle’s $6.2-billion acquisition of Rockwood Holdings was the result of an off-and-on two-year courtship, according to a joint registration statement filed 28 August by the two...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Albemarle-Rockwood-courted-for-two-years_63520.html
August 29, 2014
Coatings maker Axalta has filed with the SEC for an initial public offering worth up to $100 million, according to regulatory filings. The filing, which consists of a preliminary...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Carlyles-Axalta-files-for-$100-million-IPO_63521.html
August 29, 2014
Hedge fund Third Point reports holding a 22-million share stake in Dow Chemical, valued at $1.1 billion, according to its second-quarter report on US-traded equity holdings filed with...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Third-Point-confirms-1-8-percent-Dow-holding-takes-stake-in-FMC_63522.html
August 29, 2014
Agricultural biologicals will play a key role in meeting the challenges of feeding a rapidly growing global population, executives from Monsanto and Novozymes said during a recent...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Microbial-alliance-could-transform-ag-industry_63523.html
August 29, 2014
ACC’s August chemical activity barometer (CAB) shows moderate growth over July. Measured on a three-month moving average (3MMA) basis, the CAB increased 0.2% over July, a deceleration from the 0.4% gain in July....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Chemical-activity-inches-higher_63506.html
August 29, 2014
Quaker Chemical announced on 15 August that it has acquired specialty grease manufacturer ECLI Products (Aurora, IL) for $52 million. ECLI, with an estimated 2014 Ebitda of $7 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Quaker-acquires-specialty-grease-maker-ECLI_63507.html
August 29, 2014
ACC’s v.p./regulatory and technical affairs, Michael Walls, on 22 August testified at a Senate Environment and Public Works Committee minority briefing at Lake Charles, LA, against...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/ACC-warns-against-EPAs-call-for-stricter-ozone-standards_63508.html
August 29, 2014
Siluria Technologies, a San Francisco–based company developing a catalytic process to produce transportation fuels and chemicals from natural gas, has announced that Saudi...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Aramco-becomes-equity-investor-in-Siluria-studying-project_63524.html
August 19, 2014
The European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) says it has started a 45-day public commenting period on the harmonized classification and labeling (CLH) proposal for the pesticide...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/New-CLH-consultation-for-the-pesticide-tefluthrin_63290.html
August 15, 2014
Renewable chemicals firm Genomatica (San Diego) announced on 5 August that it has started a development program for three key nylon intermediates—hexamethylenediamine (HMD), caprolactam, and adipic acid....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Genomatica-targets-biobased-routes-to-nylon-intermediates_63168.html
August 15, 2014
The World Trade Organization (WTO; Geneva) has rejected an appeal by China against a WTO ruling earlier this year that China’s export restrictions on the key industrial raw materials rare earths, molybdenum, and tungsten violate trade rules....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/WTO-rejects-Chinas-appeal-of-ruling-against-rare-earth-export-restrictions_63169.html
August 15, 2014
Lanxess has announced that it is expanding its Gastonia, NC, compounding facility for high-tech plastics by adding a second production line. The company will invest about $15 million...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Lanxess-expands-plastics-production-in-North-Carolina_63170.html
August 15, 2014
Taiwanese authorities are investigating the role of LCY Chemical in a series of explosions at Kaohsiung on the night of 31 July that killed 30 people and injured more than 300. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Taiwan-to-investigate-LCY-following-propylene-explosions_63163.html
August 15, 2014
The president of Mexico, Enrique Peña Nieto, has signed the country’s energy reform bill into law, the president’s office says. The law preserves and guarantees state ownership of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Mexico-passes-energy-reform_63158.html
August 15, 2014
Evonik Industries announced on 12 August that it will construct a methionine production plant at Mobile, AL, to meet growing demand for the amino acid in dairy cow nutrition applications....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Evonik-to-build-amino-acid-production-unit-at-Mobile-AL_63159.html
August 15, 2014
Kinder Morgan, Inc. (KMI) announced on 10 August that it is buying out its two master limited partnerships (MLPs)—Kinder Morgan Energy Partners (KMP) and El Paso Pipeline...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Kinder-Morgan-to-buy-out-its-MLPs-in-$71-billion-deal_63204.html
August 15, 2014
a fire on 9 August has shut down one of BP’s two purified terephthalic acid (PTA) production units at its Cooper River site in Charleston, SC. The fire was extinguished quickly, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Fire-at-BPs-Cooper-River-PTA-unit_63205.html
August 15, 2014
Specialty chemical firms mostly report strong performances in their latest quarterly results, with sales and net income rising across the board. Valspar slightly missed estimates, but...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/usa_americas/Specialty-earnings-strong-as-firms-post-sales-increases_63206.html
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