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.
18 September 2020
US-based chemicals manufacturer Stepan has closed an agreement to acquire the Clariant anionic surfactant business in Santa Clara, Mexico.
31 August 2020
US-based chemical manufacturing company Huntsman has agreed to sell its remaining interest in Venator Materials for approximately $100m to funds advised by SK Capital Partners.
7 August 2020
German chemical company BASF has expanded its presence in China with the acquisition of alkoxylates production assets from Sinopec Shanghai Petrochemical Company (SPC).
31 July 2020
Japanese firm Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) has decided to acquire German carbon fiber recycling companies CFK Valley Stade Recycling (CFK) and carboNXT.
22 July 2020
Private investment firm SK Capital Partners has brokered a deal to acquire a majority stake in Techmer PM, a US-based manufacturer of colour and additive concentrates.
20 July 2020
Speciality chemicals and food ingredients distributor Azelis has signed an agreement to acquire speciality chemicals distributor Orokia Israel (Orokia).
30 June 2020
BP has agreed to divest its global petrochemicals business to Ineos for $5bn as part of its strategy to bolster its balance sheet.
24 June 2020
CAS, a division of the American Chemical Society, has signed an agreement with Pistoia Alliance, a global, not-for-profit members' organisation, to develop and host the Pistoia Alliance Chemical Safety Library.