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August 3, 2012
Mack: Compounded growth rate of 7.5%/year. Atkin: Plene to eventually arrive in U.S. and Mexico. Syngenta reported higher sales in the second quarter of 2012 and confirmed the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Syngenta-Aims-for-Bigger-Share-of-Agchem-Market_45384.html
July 20, 2012
Acron (Velikiy Novgorod, Russia) has failed in an attempt to become the majority shareholder in Azoty Tarnów (Tarnów, Poland), the leading chemicals producer in Poland...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Acron-Settles-for-Minority-Stake-in-Polands-Azoty-Tarnow_45033.html
July 20, 2012
Büchner: Performance improvement is a priority. AkzoNobel reported a 21.5% slide in second-quarter net income, to €197 million ($241 million), on revenues 8% higher at...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/AkzoNobels-Income-Slides-Economy-Is-a-Concern_45034.html
July 20, 2012
BASF says that several moves made by the company during the last few months have strengthened its position as a global supplier of electrolytes for Li-ion batteries. BASF aims to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/BASF-Targets-Leadership-in-Li-Ion-Battery-Materials_45035.html
July 20, 2012
Earnings Impact: Plant maintenance contributed to a reduction in Sabic’s profits. Sabic reported a 35% drop in second-quarter 2012 net income, to SR5.3 billion ($1.4 billion)...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Sabic-Posts-Lower-Profit-Cites-Weaker-Prices-and-Higher-Costs_45036.html
July 20, 2012
United Phosphorus Ltd. (UPL; Mumbai) has acquired Agrichem (Oosterhout, Netherlands) from SD Agchem Europe, a unit of Punjab Chemicals & Crop Protection (Mumbai), for an...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/United-Phosphorus-Acquires-Crop-Protection-Firm_45037.html
July 10, 2012
Introducing Innovation: Government and industry officials at the ceremony. Oleochemicals company Oleon (Ertvelde, Belgium) held an inauguration ceremony last month for a new...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Oleon-Inaugurates-Worlds-First-Biopropylene-Glycol-Plant-in-Belgium_44697.html
July 6, 2012
Arkema says it has finalized the previously announced divestment of its vinyl products activities to the Klesch Group (Geneva). The newly created vinyls company is called Kem One...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Arkema-Completes-PVC-Exit-Kem-One-to-Invest-&euro400-Million_44698.html
July 6, 2012
AECI (Johannesburg), an explosives and specialty chemicals company, has entered into an agreement with GE to acquire GE’s chemical and monitoring solutions business in Africa for...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/AECI-to-Acquire-GE-Water-Treatment-Business-in-Africa_44699.html
July 6, 2012
Clariant announced at a recent investor meeting held in Munich that it expects to divest three business units within 18 months that together account for about 20% of group sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Clariant-to-Sell-Businesses-Confirms-2015-Targets_44674.html
June 22, 2012
Specialty chemicals distributor Azelis (Antwerp) says it has sold its thermoplastic polymers business to Gazechim Plastics (Béziers, France), a subsidiary of Gazechim Group. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Azelis-Sells-Its-Polymers-Business-to-French-Firm_44364.html
June 22, 2012
Schuller: Ensuring Arkema’s future at Lacq. Total; Société Béarnaise de Gestion Industrielle (Sobegi; Mourenx, France), a Total and GDF-Suez (Paris)...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Total-and-Arkema-Invest-in-French-Chemical-Cluster_44365.html
June 22, 2012
The British Plastics Federation’s (BPF; London) vinyls group launched earlier this month a polyvinyl chloride (PVC) sport initiative aimed at recognizing and promoting the use of...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/BPF-Starts-PVC-in-Sport-Initiative-Details-Sustainability-Targets_44311.html
June 22, 2012
Lanxess has announced the establishment of a subsidiary in Turkey with the aim of expanding the company’s business in that country. The subsidiary, Lanxess Kimya Ticaret Ltd...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Lanxess-Establishes-Subsidiary-in-Turkey_44312.html
June 22, 2012
Moreira da Silva: Capital injection will boost growth. La Seda de Barcelona (El Prat de Llobregat, Spain), one of Europe’s largest polyethylene terephthalate (PET) bottle resin...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/La-Seda-Increases-Share-Capital-to-Finance-Growth_44313.html
June 22, 2012
Lubrizol says it has agreed to purchase Lipotec (Barcelona), part of Lipotec Group, a business that specializes in the development, manufacture, and sale of personal care ingredients...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Lubrizol-Acquires-Spanish-Personal-Care-Ingredients-Producer_44366.html
June 15, 2012
National Petrochemical Industrial Co. (NatPet; Yanbu, Saudi Arabia), a subsidiary of Alujain Group (Jeddah, Saudi Arabia), has concluded a joint venture agreement with A. Schulman to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/NatPet-and-A-Schulman-Sign-PP-Compounding-Distribution-Deals_44158.html
June 15, 2012
Brufau: Seeking large compensation from Argentina for expropriated YPF shares. Repsol (Madrid) says it will invest €19.1 billion ($24 billion) in 2012-16 under a recently...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Repsol-De-Emphasizes-Chemicals-under-New-Strategy_44159.html
June 15, 2012
Advanced Petrochemical Co. (Jubail, Saudi Arabia) has signed a sales agreement with Saudi Aramco Total Refining and Petrochemical Co. (Satorp; Jubail) for the supply by Satorp to...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Satorp-and-Advanced-Sign-Propylene-Supply-Deal_44189.html
June 15, 2012
Air Liquide says it has begun exclusive negotiations to acquire 70.49% in home healthcare firm LVL Médical Groupe (LVL Medical; Lyon, France) from the company’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/business_finance/europe_mideast/Air-Liquide-in-Talks-to-Acquire-Home-Healthcare-Group_44190.html
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