Japanese company Nippon Shokubai is planning to expand the production capacity of its performance chemicals such as functional monomer VEEA, and polymers EPOCROS and EPOMIN.
29 January 2018
26 January 2018
SABIC has agreed to acquire around 83 million shares in global specialty chemicals company Clariant, representing a 24.9% stake.
24 January 2018
Chemical and petrochemical company Mexichem has acquired US-based PVC compounds manufacturer Sylvin Technologies for $39m.
22 January 2018
Swiss specialty chemicals manufacturing firm Clariant has strengthened its position in the Middle East and Africa with the opening of its new masterbatch production site in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia.
19 January 2018
Global speciality chemicals company Clariant has expanded its industrial facility in Coatzacoalcos in Mexico.
17 January 2018
Global chemical producer Indorama Ventures Public Company (IVL) and South Korean company Huvis are proposing to set-up a 50:50 joint venture (JV) to construct a low-melting fibre (LMF) plant in...
15 January 2018
US specialty chemicals company Hexion has sold its Additives Technology Group (ATG) business to Germany-based MÜNZING CHEMIE in a $50m deal.
12 January 2018
Shell is developing a solarpower plant at its Moerdijk chemicals site in the Netherlands.
10 January 2018
US-based private investment firm LeBaronBrown Industries has acquired a majority stake in specialty chemical and ingredients distributor American International Chemical (AIC).
8 January 2018
Valentus Specialty Chemicals has completed the acquisition of US Coatings for an undisclosed sum.