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February 28, 2014
BASF Services Holding, an indirect, wholly owned group company of BASF, says it is to sell its subsidiary BASF Services Consult (Hamburg) to Tech Mahindra (Düsseldorf), a...
November 26, 2013
ACC reported today that the group’s monthly Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB) rose 0.1% in November on a three-month moving average (3MMA) basis. The CAB is up 2.8% year-on-year...
November 21, 2013
The National Chemical Emergency Centre (NCEC; Didcot, UK), part of the Ricardo Group (Shoreham-by-Sea, UK); and China's National Registration Centre for Chemicals (NRCC) have entered a...
September 12, 2013
Moody’s Investors Service (New York), the credit ratings service, has upgraded its credit outlook for chemical companies in North America and Europe due to what it calls...
September 9, 2013
Ferro has raised its 2015 earnings target to $1/share or higher, up from 90 cts to $1/share previously, as the company has entered into an agreement with a consulting firm to review...
August 9, 2013
Low interest rates and easy access to credit markets have driven chemical-company debt up to record levels, according to a new report by rating service Standard & Poor’s...
August 1, 2013
Private equity firm Advent International says that Angelo Brisimitzakis—former president and CEO of Compass Materials—has joined its operating partner program as a...
June 26, 2013
Neste Jacobs (Porvoo, Finland), a technology, engineering, and project management company; and Borouge (Abu Dhabi), a joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. and Borealis...
June 25, 2013
TÜV SÜD (Munich), a testing and certification consultancy, has acquired a majority of Swissi Process Safety (SWS; Basel), a company providing laboratory and consulting...
May 9, 2013
Ferro has reached an agreement with FrontFour Capital and Quinpario Partners over nominees to Ferro’s board by support for election two out of three of the shareholder...
May 6, 2013
Glass Lewis (San Francisco), a corporate governance research and proxy advisory firm, has endorsed Ferro’s three board nominees—Richard Brown, Gregory Hyland, and Ronald...
March 28, 2013
Despite the industry’s cyclicality and environmental risks, North American chemical companies tend to offer weak covenants on high-yield bonds, according to a new report from...
March 19, 2013
Rinchem (Albuquerque, NM) has recently opened a new 65,000-sq ft chemical logistics facility in Hollister, CA, the company says. The new facility includes warehousing areas for...
February 8, 2013
Six sodium chlorate manufacturers have established a consortium to seek authorization under Europe's Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation, and Restriction of Chemicals (Reach)...
January 25, 2013
Investment firms FrontFour Capital and Quinpario Partners have nominated a slate of three candidates for Ferro’s board of directors, according to a regulatory filing. The group...
January 7, 2013
Despite all the talk of low-cost feedstocks in the United States due to the impact of shale gas, the low alternative value of liquid hydrocarbons in Russia is keeping existing Russian...
January 3, 2013
SAE International (Warrendale, PA), a global group that sets voluntary technical standards for the automotive sector, says it is conducting an updated engineering review of the...
December 19, 2012
A survey of chemical industry executives by KPMG (New York), a consultancy, has found that the US “fiscal cliff” is a key concern going into the end of the year. However...
November 28, 2012
With the 2012 presidential election over, the National Association of Chemical Distributors (NACD; Washington) is looking to work with federal regulatory agencies to ensure greater and...
November 14, 2012
Moody’s has downgraded its credit outlook for the chemical industry in North America, as well as Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (EMEA), the ratings service says. The outlook...
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