IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Chemical Week Magazine :: Top of the Week

Displaying 361 - 372 of 605 stories.
September 16, 2010
Private equity firm Apollo Management (New York) says it is merging Momentive Performance Materials and Hexion to create one of the world’s largest specialty chemicals and...
September 16, 2010
Eastman Chemical has raised its third-quarter and full-year 2010 earnings estimates on improved selling prices and strong sales volumes that outpaced normal seasonal patterns...
September 9, 2010
Airgas has spurned Air Products’ latest acquisition offer, once again dismissing it as an “opportunistic attempt to cut off the Airgas stockholders’ ability to...
September 2, 2010
The Brazilian Administrative Council for Economic Defense (CADE; Rio de Janeiro) has fined five industrial gases firms for forming a cartel to limit competition. The firms named by...
September 2, 2010
Private equity firm Clayton, Dubilier & Rice (CD&R; New York) has agreed to acquire a 42.5% stake in Univar for about $1.8 billion. Univar will postpone its planned initial...
August 19, 2010
BHP Billiton (Melbourne), the world’s biggest mining company, has launched a $38.6-billion hostile bid to acquire Potash Corp. of Saskatchewan (PotashCorp), the world’s biggest...
August 6, 2010
Most commodity and diversified chemical companies posted another consecutive quarter of big profit and revenue growth for the period ended June 30 (table). Producers are optimistic...
July 22, 2010
Chemical makers are reporting strong earnings and revenue gains so far in the second quarter, and most say they expect recovery to continue in the second half of 2010. Air Products and...
July 22, 2010
Honam Petrochemical (Seoul) has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Titan Chemicals (Kuala Lumpur) in an all-cash deal valued at about won1.5 trillion ($1.25 billion). Honam plans to...
July 8, 2010
ACC has filed a petition with U.S. EPA seeking a revision of regulations mandating prevention of significant deterioration (PSD) permits for facilities in certain regions. The industry...
July 8, 2010
Sources in Qatar have confirmed to CW that ExxonMobil Chemical is on the verge of exiting a previously announced multibillion-dollar petrochemical joint venture project at Ras Laffan...
June 24, 2010
AkzoNobel says it has agreed to sell its National Starch (Bridgewater, NJ) business to Corn Products International (Westchester, IL) for $1.3 billion in cash. The buyer will also...
Pages: « Previous  28 29 30 31 32 33 34 35 36 [37] 38 39 40 41 42 43 44 45 46 Next »




RSS Follow us on Twitter Join us on LinkedIn Like us on Facebook Youtube channel
contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa