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January 10, 2014
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says it has agreed to acquire LCS Optiroc (Singapore), a leading manufacturer of cementitious powder products, including business operations in Malaysia...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Sika-to-acquire-manufacturer-of-cementitious-powder-products_57832.html
January 10, 2014
BASF says it will build a compounding plant at Yesan, South Korea, for the company’s engineering plastics Ultramid and Ultradur. Construction is expected to begin by mid-2014, and the plant will become operational by the end of 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/BASF-to-build-engineering-plastics-compounding-plant-in-South-Korea_57833.html
January 10, 2014
Sinopec Engineering and Zhong Tian He Chuang Energy have entered into an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract for the development of a coal-to-chemicals project in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Sinopec-Engineering-bags-coal-to-chemicals-contract_57834.html
December 20, 2013
Clariant Chemicals India (Mumbai) says it intends to acquire masterbatch producer Plastichemix Industries (Vadodara, India), for about 1.35 billion Indian rupees ($21.8 million)....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Clariant-to-acquire-masterbatch-producer-in-India_57510.html
December 20, 2013
Showa Denko has unveiled its medium-term management plan for the two-year period ending 31 December 2015. The scheme is the second phase of a business plan launched by the company in...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Showa-Denko-announces-medium-term-business-plan_57511.html
December 20, 2013
Haldor Topsøe says that its board has approved the capital investment needed to build a previously announced automotive catalyst plant in the Tianjin Economic Technological...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Haldor-Topsøe-invests-$166-million-for-China-catalyst-plant_57512.html
December 13, 2013
Air Liquide says it has been awarded a major long-term contract by Semiconductor Manufacturing International Corp. (SMIC; Shanghai) to supply ultrapure carrier gases to SMIC’s latest wafer fab at Beijing, which will manufacture advanced integrated circuits for consumer electronics and mobile devices for international and Chinese markets....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Air-Liquide-signs-gases-contract-in-China_57289.html
December 13, 2013
EuroChem (Moscow), Russia’s largest producer of fertilizers; and Migao (Toronto), a specialty potash fertilizer producer, have confirmed plans to establish a fertilizer...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/EuroChem-and-Migao-form-fertilizer-joint-venture-in-China_57290.html
December 13, 2013
SCG Chemicals, the chemical subsidiary of Siam Cement Group (SCG; Bangkok), has signed a share-purchase agreement with NSL Chemicals (Singapore), to buy the whole of NSL Chemicals...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/SCG-Chemicals-increases-stake-in-Bangkok-Synthetics_57291.html
December 13, 2013
PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok) says it has signed an engineering, procurement, and construction contract with SK Engineering & Construction (SK; Seoul) and PTT Maintenance...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/PTT-Global-Chemical-expands-aromatics-capacity_57292.html
December 6, 2013
Sumitomo Chemical has reached an agreement to acquire LyondellBasell Industries’ stake in the companies’ Nihon Oxirane (Tokyo) joint venture. Sumitomo holds 60% and LyondellBasell holds 40% of the jv. Nihon Oxirane, established in 1972, produces and sells styrene, propylene oxide (PO), and propylene glycol (PG)....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Sumitomo-buys-LyondellBasell-out-of-Nihon-Oxirane_57089.html
December 6, 2013
Shangai and Beijing have each launched a carbon-trading market, says the Ministry of Environmental Protection (MEP; Beijing). The Shanghai and Beijing markets started operating on 26...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Beijing-Shanghai-launch-carbon-trading-markets_57090.html
December 6, 2013
Showa Denko and petrochemical company KH Neochem (Tokyo) have agreed to dissolve their joint venture Japan Ethyl Acetate (JEA; Oita). JEA was established in 2003 at Showa Denko’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Showa-Denko-KH-Neochem-to-dissolve-ethyl-acetate-JV_57091.html
November 26, 2013
German chemical companies have invested more money abroad than domestically for the first time since 2001, chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says. Fixed foreign...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/German-chemical-companies-boost-US-investment-while-domestic-spending-stagnates_56940.html
November 22, 2013
Leading Asian chemical companies report mixed financial results for the quarter ended 30 September....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Asian-chemical-companies-report-mixed-financial-results_56830.html
November 22, 2013
Toray Industries says its wholly owned Toray Advanced Materials Korea (TAK; Seoul) subsidiary has entered into an agreement with Woongjin Holdings (Seoul) and other stakeholders to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Toray-to-acquire-majority-stake-in-Woongjin-Chemical_56831.html
November 21, 2013
The European Union intends to impose 'definitive antidumping duties' on biodiesel from Argentina and Indonesia, effective 27 November, the European Commission says. The measures...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/EU-to-impose-definitive-antidumping-duties-on-biodiesel-from-Argentina-Indonesia_56848.html
November 8, 2013
Most of the leading Japanese chemical companies swung to profit or achieved higher earnings for the fiscal first half, ended 30 September. The depreciation of the Japanese currency, a...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/Japanese-firms-report-improved-earnings_56537.html
November 4, 2013
India has set ambitious growth targets for pharmaceutical exports, the India Brand Equity Foundation (IBEF; Gurgaon) and Pharmexcil (Hyderabad) announced recently at the CPhI trade...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/CPhI-India-targets-position-as-pharmacy-of-the-world_56415.html
October 28, 2013
DuPont says it has opened the second phase of its China R&D center at the Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park, at Shanghai. The center will house an additional 150 researchers, and the floor...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/asia_pacific/DuPont-expands-R-and-D-center-in-China_56244.html
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