6 January 2020
US-based chemical manufacturing company Huntsman has closed the sale of its chemical intermediates and surfactant businesses to Thailand-based Indorama Ventures Public Company Limited (IVL) for approximately $2.076bn.
20 December 2019
Swiss specialty chemicals company Clariant has signed an agreement to sell its complete colour and additives Masterbatches business to PolyOne for $1.6bn.
9 December 2019
Colour and speciality chemicals provider Archroma has announced that its Archroma India unit has closed the acquisition of stilbene-based OBA (optical brightening agents) business for paper and powder detergent applications...
6 December 2019
US-based chemicals company Pilot Chemical has acquired Mexican firm Órgano Síntesis for an undisclosed sum.
27 November 2019
Japan-based Mitsubishi Chemical has agreed to acquire US-based AdvanSource Biomaterials’ thermoplastic polyurethane elastomer (TPU) business.
11 November 2019
French industrial gas provider Air Liquide is reportedly seeking to divest its German unit Schuelke for up to $1.1bn as it intends to streamline its operations and focus on core...
4 November 2019
SIBUR has completed the sale of certain synthetic rubber production facilities and other Togliatti-based petrochemical assets to Tatneft to focus on the development of its core business.
1 November 2019
Air Liquide has announced the acquisition of Malaysia-based industrial gas company Southern Industrial Gases (SIGSB) for an undisclosed amount.
23 October 2019
McDermott International has secured a contract from Saudi Aramco and Total Raffinage Chimie for a mixed feed cracker for the Amiral Complex.
21 October 2019
BP has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with China’s Zhejiang Petroleum and Chemical Corporation (ZPCC) to explore possibilities of establishing a new equally owned joint venture.