16 March 2020
Huntsman has signed an agreement to acquire CVC Thermoset Specialties, a specialty chemical manufacturer that caters to the industrial composites, adhesives and coatings markets, for $300m.
9 March 2020
Kraton has closed the divestment of its Cariflex business to Daelim Industrial for $530m in cash.
4 March 2020
Manufacturing firm Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) has announced that it has purchased additional shares in Swiss chemicals maker Clariant.
28 February 2020
Swiss market expansion services provider DKSH has acquired specialty chemicals distributor Axieo in Australia and New Zealand for an undisclosed sum.
5 February 2020
German speciality chemicals company Evonik has completed the acquisition of US-based chemical manufacturing firm PeroxyChem for $640m.
3 February 2020
Solvay has completed the sale of its Performance Polyamides activities to BASF and DOMO Chemicals for an undisclosed amount.
31 January 2020
Dutch speciality chemicals company Nouryon has signed an agreement to acquire JM Huber’s carboxymethyl cellulose (CMC) business.
13 January 2020
Germany-based speciality chemical company Lanxess has completed the sale of its chrome chemicals business to Chinese leather chemicals producer Brother Enterprises for €80m ($89m).
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.