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Birla Carbon renames entities globally

NewsJuly 02, 2018

Birla Carbon renames entities globally

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

Indorama completes acquisition of M&G Polimeros

NewsMay 25, 2018

Indorama completes acquisition of M&G Polimeros

The plant is the largest PET facility in Brazil, with capacity of 550,000 tonnes/ annum.

Bayer all set to close Monsanto deal

NewsMay 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%

NewsApril 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%

NewsApril 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

NewsApril 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

NewsApril 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

Cabot appoints Erica McLaughlin as CFO

NewsApril 24, 2018

Cabot appoints Erica McLaughlin as CFO

McLaughlin will replace Eduardo Cordeiro, currently EVP and CFO and president of the Americas Region

Hitachi Chemical to set up development centre in Malaysia

NewsApril 23, 2018

Hitachi Chemical to set up development centre in Malaysia

Centre to enable Hitachi to quickly develop resin products in response to customer needs in Asia

EU’s chemical sector grows 2.6%, net trade surplus at €48.7 bn

NewsApril 20, 2018

EU’s chemical sector grows 2.6%, net trade surplus at €48.7 bn

Chemicals imports reach €106.7 bn, whereas exports reached the value of €155.4 bn in 2017