IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Western Europe :: Finland

Finland (234)


Waste-to-bioethanol plant to be built in Finland
North European Bio Tech Oy (NEB; Helsinki) has made an investment decision concerning the construction of a bioethanol plant on the Renforsin Ranta industrial estate, at Kajaani, Finland, the company says. The raw material for the plant will be sawdust from...

Tikkurila sales fall 7.4% in second quarter, EPS increases slightly
Paints and coatings company Tikkurila (Helsinki) says its profitability for the first half of 2014 was “good despite weak demand in Russia.” First-half revenue was €334.4 million ($449 million) compared with €346.7 million in first-half...

Kemira reports lower profits and revenues, looking for acquisitions
Kemira today reported its second-quarter results, with net profit down to €1.8 million ($2.4 million) from €3.7 million in the year-earlier quarter. Revenues decreased 9%, to €518.2 million, because of divestments and unfavorable currency...

Kemira to acquire AkzoNobel’s paper chemicals business for €153 million
AkzoNobel and Kemira today announced that Kemira has preliminarily agreed to acquire AkzoNobel's global paper chemicals business for €153 million ($208 million). AkzoNobel's paper chemicals business, which is part of the company’s pulp and...

UPM to commission first commercial-scale, wood-based biorefinery
Pulp, paper, and timber company UPM (Helsinki) is completing work on the world's first commercial-scale, wood-based biorefinery at Lappeenranta, Finland, the company says. The biorefinery will start production in the summer and will produce approximately...

More Stories »

contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 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