Chemical

Maire awarded contract by Borouge for a new PP Plant in Abu Dhabi

ChemicalJuly 13, 2018

Maire awarded contract by Borouge for a new PP Plant in Abu Dhabi

The scope of work relates to a new PP Unit with production capacity of 480,000 tons per year, and associated facilities, to be integrated within the existing Borouge 3 Complex

Govt asks agrochem companies to come up with solutions to crop losses

ChemicalJuly 12, 2018

Govt asks agrochem companies to come up with solutions to crop losses

Wastage or loss of food annually estimated at 40 per cent of food production

EU’s chemical production to grow 1.5% in 2018, 2019: Cefic

ChemicalJuly 12, 2018

EU’s chemical production to grow 1.5% in 2018, 2019: Cefic

The sector’s growth and international competitiveness are likely to be impacted by increasing protectionist trade policies and increasing oil prices

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals breaks ground on €90-million organic peroxide site in China

ChemicalJuly 06, 2018

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals breaks ground on €90-million organic peroxide site in China

Scheduled for completion in the second quarter of 2020, it will also provide capacity expansions of between 30 and 70 percent depending on product line

Birla Carbon renames entities globally

ChemicalJuly 02, 2018

Birla Carbon renames entities globally

The name change leverages Birla Carbon’s leadership position around the globe.

Bayer all set to close Monsanto deal

ChemicalMay 25, 2018

Bayer all set to close Monsanto deal

Bayer divested businesses with sales of 2.2 billion euros (2017) to BASF for a total base purchase price of 7.6 billion euros.

Clariant Q1 sales and profitability up by 7%

ChemicalApril 26, 2018

Clariant Q1 sales and profitability up by 7%

All Business Areas contributed to this sales growth, with particular strength in Catalysis and Care Chemicals

Air Liquide Q1 revenue down by 3.2%

ChemicalApril 26, 2018

Air Liquide Q1 revenue down by 3.2%

The company is confident in its ability to deliver net profit growth in 2018

Linde starts Q1 with positive trends

ChemicalApril 25, 2018

Linde starts Q1 with positive trends

Group revenue from continuing operations fell by 7.8 percent, whereas group operating profit from continuing operations rose by 3.8 percent

AkzoNobel completes separation of specialty chemicals

ChemicalApril 24, 2018

AkzoNobel completes separation of specialty chemicals

The company reinforces its commitment to Indian customers in India with the launch of new €9 million facility in Mumbai for the production of Powder Coatings