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October 24, 2014
Pharmaceutical ingredient manufacturers from various parts of the world, interviewed by CW during the CPhI trade fair held in Paris earlier this month, said they are very optimistic about the outlook for the industry and outlined investment plans to grow their businesses further....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/CPhI-API-firms-eye-more-investments-acquisitions-Manufacturing-is-returning-to-the-West_64714.html
October 22, 2014
Kemira (Helsinki) has announced Ebitda of €69.9 million ($89.3 million) in third-quarter 2014, compared with €68.9 million in the corresponding period in 2013, or 1.5%...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Kemira-improves-profitability-on-lower-sales-in-third-quarter-2014_64663.html
October 21, 2014
Composite materials supplier Gurit (Zurich) has reported sales of Swiss francs 83.7 million ($88.4 million) in the third quarter of 2014, compared with sales of SF76.1 million in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Gurits-sales-rise-to-$88-4-million-in-third-quarter-up-10-percent_64610.html
October 20, 2014
PPG Industries says that it has expanded its application support center (ASC) for Central Europe at Hamburg. The Hamburg ASC will now provide premixed and frozen sealants and Semkit...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/PPG-expands-aerospace-sealants-capacity-in-Germany_64605.html
October 16, 2014
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) says it has acquired ISO Paint Nordic (Lunderskov, Denmark). ISO Paint Nordic is a family-owned business that was established in 1999...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Tikkurila-to-acquire-ISO-Paint-Nordic-specialist-in-energy-efficient-coatings_64550.html
October 15, 2014
Fragrances and flavors group Symrise (Holzminden, Germany) has today officially launched a legal subsidiary in Lagos, strengthening its position in Africa. The location will include...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Symrise-founds-subsidiary-in-Nigeria-strengthens-position-in-Africa_64526.html
October 15, 2014
Evonik Industries today opened a production plant in São Paulo State, Brazil, to make ingredients for customers in the cosmetics and consumer goods industries. The plant has the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Evonik-opens-plant-for-cosmetics-and-consumer-goods-in-Brazil_64527.html
October 10, 2014
Givaudan (Geneva), a leading flavors and fragrances company, says its sales reached 1.12 billion Swiss francs ($1.18 billion) in the third quarter of 2014 compared with SF1.09 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Givaudan-reports-increase-in-sales-in-third-quarter-and-first-nine-months-sustained-volume-growth-in-all-markets_64448.html
October 10, 2014
Major chemicals companies have been pressed to separate underperforming or dissimilar businesses to enable businesses that appear undervalued within a complex organization to flourish as pure plays. The strategy plays off the concept that the parts are sometimes more valuable than the whole....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Activist-activity-in-the-chemicals-industry_64415.html
October 8, 2014
Evonik Industries has opened a new production line for surface-treated fumed silica at its Rheinfelden, Germany site, thereby increasing the company’s global capacity by 25%. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Evonik-boosts-global-capacity-for-specialty-silicas-by-25-percent-with-expansion-at-Rheinfelden-Germany_64341.html
October 7, 2014
Specialty chemicals company Altana (Wesel, Germany) says it is increasing the size of its management board to three members. Christoph Schlünken, president/additives and...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Altana-enlarges-management-board_64315.html
September 26, 2014
Active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturers say the outsourcing of API manufacturing continues to rise and that the outlook for the industry is positive despite cost pressures and other challenges. Manufacturers in various parts of the world have outlined their expansion plans to capture growth in the market....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Positive-outlook-for-API-industry-Acquisitions-help-companies-maintain-growth_63984.html
August 29, 2014
In recent years, technology innovation has exploded as areas of research have been encouraged by several developments, including the development of biomass technology for chemicals, the surge of shale gas production, and the supply gap for conventional chemicals and intermediates caused by the shifting to lighter steam cracker feedstocks....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Developing-bankable-technology-evaluations_63510.html
August 13, 2014
BASF recently announced that it will construct a new office building for 600 employees at its Ludwigshafen headquarters. The company had posted an architecture competition for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/BASF-replacing-Engelhorn-building-at-Ludwigshafen-site_63144.html
August 8, 2014
Specialty chemicals company Altana (Wesel, Germany) says it increased earnings in first-half 2014 to €985 million ($1.32 billion) compared with €887 million a year ago, an...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Altana-sales-and-Ebitda-rise-in-first-half-2014_63084.html
August 1, 2014
The development of fuel-cell vehicles today is most directly linked to mandates for zero-emission vehicles (ZEVs). However, plentiful natural gas from the shale revolution may also...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Powered-by-hydrogen-Shale-gas-revolution-may-drive-acceptance-of-fuel-cell-vehicles_62831.html
August 1, 2014
Vertellus Specialties (Indianapolis), the world’s largest maker of pyridine and picolines, is keeping an eye on its profitability targets while serving a diverse array of end markets....
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Vertellus-keeps-its-eye-on-the-prize-Pyridines-key-to-meeting-growth-targets_62900.html
July 31, 2014
Solvay today reported net sales for second-quarter 2014 of €2.64 billion ($3.54 billion), an increase of 2% year-on-year (YOY). Operating profit (adjusted Ebit) was €291...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Solvay-reports-2-percent-rise-in-sales-adjusted-Ebit-jumps-56-percent-confirms-full-year-outlook_62852.html
July 30, 2014
Sika (Baar, Switzerland) says its sales for first-half 2014 increased to 2.66 billion Swiss francs ($2.94 billion), an increase of 18% in local currency, or 10.6% in Swiss francs...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Sika-reports-18-percent-growth-in-first-half-2014-sales-net-profit-leaps-25-7-percent_62813.html
July 29, 2014
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) has commissioned a cogeneration plant that will supply energy to pharmaceutical production and research operations at its corporate headquarters. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/sections/companies/Merck-KGaA-commissions-cogeneration-plant-at-Darmstadt_62772.html
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