IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Western Europe :: Finland

Finland (232)


FINLAND

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...

Distributor Barentz acquires customized blending firm in Finland
Specialty chemicals distributor Barentz International (Hoofddorp, Netherlands) says it has acquired Maustepalvelu (Hämeenlinna, Finland). Maustepalvelu, otherwise known as MP Spice Service, specializes in developing customized blends with a focus on the...

APPE changes name to Petrochemicals Europe
The Association of Petrochemicals Producers in Europe (APPE; Brussels) has changed its name to Petrochemicals Europe, Cefic announced today. The renaming reflects the current and future directions of the industry association. Petrochemicals Europe, which...

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