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Chemical
Chemical | 11 November 2011

DuPont : Asia Pacific Remains Growth and Innovation Engine

DuPont East Asia President Carl J. Lukach told investors at the CLSA Asia Forum that DuPont is on track to generate approximately 20 percent sales growth this year in Asia Pacific, versus 2010 revenues of $7.3 billion.

Chemical
Chemical | 11 November 2011

Crisil Ratings: Clariant Chemicals (India)

CRISIL has placed its ratings on the Rs.95 crore cash credit and Rs.30 crore letter of credit and bank guarantee facilities of Clariant Chemicals (India) Ltd (CCIL) on ‘Notice of Withdrawal’ for a period of 60 days

Chemical
Chemical | 10 November 2011

Arkema acquires a complete range of specialty chemicals from SEPPIC

Arkema has announced a project to acquire the industrial applications specialty alcoxylate business of SEPPIC. This new product range would allow Arkema to extend its surfactant range and bolster its positions in industrial niche markets with high gr

Chemical
Chemical | 09 November 2011

Urea production marginally less than target

The production of urea has been marginally less than the target set for September, official figures have indicated.

Chemical
Chemical | 07 November 2011

Kiri Industries buys Taiwan-based SMS Chemical

Kiri Industries Ltd, an integrated manufacturer of reactive dyes and intermediates, has acquired Taiwan-based SMS Chemical Co Ltd for an undisclosed amount. This acquisition is part of Kiri’s global expansion strategy.

Chemical
Chemical | 07 November 2011

Dhanuka Agritech Q2 net up 28.86%

Leading agrochemical formulation company Dhanuka Agritech Ltd registered a 28.86 percent increase in its consolidated net profit at Rs 20.97 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2011 as against Rs. 16.27 crores for the same period last year.

Chemical
Chemical | 06 November 2011

ICC seeks extension of DEPB scheme

The Indian Chemical Council (ICC) has sought an extension of the DEPB (duty entitlement passbook) scheme saying the industry is looking for support from the government to stay competitive in the global market.

Chemical
Chemical | 06 November 2011

Spectrum Ethers proposes agro chemicals and intermediates unit

Spectrum Ethers Ltd has sought environmental clearance for its proposed plant of agro chemicals and intermediates at Dahej Industrial Area in Gujarat’s Bharuch district.

Chemical
Chemical | 29 October 2011

Robert Blackburn to become President of BASF’s Information Services Compet

Chemical major BASF has appointed Dr. Robert Blackburn as President of BASF’s Information Services competence center, located in Ludwigshafen, Germany, effective January 1, 2012. Blackburn is currently Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain

Chemical
Chemical | 29 October 2011

Robert Blackburn to become President of BASF’s Information Services Compet

Chemical major BASF has appointed Dr. Robert Blackburn as President of BASF’s Information Services competence center, located in Ludwigshafen, Germany, effective January 1, 2012. Blackburn is currently Senior Vice President, Global Supply Chain

Chemical
Chemical | 27 October 2011

Chemical industry concerned over dumping of products, seeks relief

The Indian chemical industry has expressed concern over dumping of several products like Saccharin, Chlorine Chloride and Sodium Tripoly Phosphate originating in or exported from China.

Chemical
Chemical | 25 October 2011

BASF starts mining solutions venture in China

German chemical company BASF said Monday that it received approval from Chinese antitrust authorities to start a coal mining solution joint venture in China with Ji\'Ning Hock Mining & Engineering Equipment Company Limited, or Hock BASF takes a 7

Chemical
Chemical | 25 October 2011

ILO meeting to discuss restructuring in the chemical industry

Some 90 Government, employers’ and workers’ delegates from more than 40 countries will discuss restructuring in the chemical and pharmaceutical industries, and ways to make it sustainable through improved industrial relations at a meeting

Chemical
Chemical | 25 October 2011

ICC seeks immediate relief on toluene imports

Reiterating that India’s consumption of toluene is expected to go up drastically in the next four years, the Indian Chemical Council (ICC) has called for immediate lifting of restrictions on import of toluene from Italy.

Chemical
Chemical | 23 October 2011

Ban on distribution, sale of acids will seriously jeopardise growth of consuming

The Department of Chemicals and Petrochemicals (DCPC) has suggested that imposing restrictions on distribution and sale of acids will seriously jeopardise the growth of the consuming sectors and requested the Home Ministry to incorporate suitable pun

Chemical
Chemical | 23 October 2011

Lanxess expands portfolio with bio-based plasticizers

German specialty chemicals manufacturer Lanxess aims to produce phthalate-free plasticizers from bio-based succinic acid from 2012 onwards.

Chemical
Chemical | 20 October 2011

DFPCL records 41% increase in income Q2 2011-12

Driven by an increase in sales volumes of own manufactured fertilisers and chemicals, Deepak Fertilisers and Petrochemicals Corporation Ltd. (DFPCL) has recorded an Income from Operations of Rs. 577.19 crores, representing an increase of 41 per cent

Chemical
Chemical | 19 October 2011

KPL Int\'l enters into global chemical sourcing

Chemical export company KPL International has entered into the field of global chemical sourcing.

Chemical
Chemical | 19 October 2011

Rallis Q2 net down at Rs 58.52 crore

Agrochemical manufacturer Rallis India has reported a marginal decline in net profit at Rs 58.52 crore for the quarter ended September 30, 2011.

Chemical
Chemical | 19 October 2011

CRISIL reaffirms ratings on Meghmani Industries Limited\'s bank facilities

CRISIL\'s ratings on the bank facilities of Meghmani Industries Ltd (MIL) continue to reflect MIL\'s established market position in the agrochemicals business, and its strong financial risk profile, marked by robust net worth, low gearing, and comfor

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