3 February 2021
Eternis Fine Chemicals, an India-based aromatic chemical manufacturer, has acquired a 100% stake in UK-based Tennants Fine Chemicals from Tennants Consolidated.
18 January 2021
US-based chemical company Huntsman has completed the acquisition of Gabriel Performance Products, a North American-based chemical manufacturer, from funds owned by Audax Private Equity in an all-cash transaction worth $250m.
11 January 2021
Oil and gas company Shell has agreed to acquire a 40% stake in Enerkem’s proposed chemicals and biofuels plant in Varennes, Québec, Canada.
8 January 2021
North American specialty chemical and ingredients distribution company LBB Specialties has acquired a majority interest in Custom Chemical Services (CCS).
18 December 2020
German chemical company BASF has signed an agreement to divest its manufacturing site in Kankakee, Illinois, the US, to an affiliate of private equity firm One Rock Capital Partners.
9 December 2020
German speciality chemicals company Evonik has acquired a minority stake in China-based 3D printing firm UnionTech.
7 December 2020
Speciality chemicals and advanced materials company Arkema has completed the acquisition of Colorado Photopolymer Solutions (CPS), a US-based provider of photopolymer formulation services.
25 November 2020
Integrated chemicals company Sasol has agreed to sell its 50% interest in the Gemini high-density polyethylene (HDPE) joint venture (JV) to partner INEOS Olefins and Polymers USA.
18 November 2020
Japanese firm Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) has concluded a framework agreement with some Chinese companies for the transfer of its light metal products business.
30 October 2020
Integrated oil and gas company OMV has completed a transaction with Abu Dhabi-based strategic investment company Mubadala to acquire an additional 39% stake in global chemical company Borealis.