Integrated oil and gas company OMV has completed a transaction with Abu Dhabi-based...
WCGC to build aromatic ring chlorination facility in Frankfurt
WeylChem Group of Companies (WCGC) is set to build an aromatic ring chlorination production facility at its site in Frankfurt-Höchst, Germany.
Sasol to sell 50% stake in Gemini HDPE joint venture to INEOS for $404m
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.
Grasim signs production deal with Lubrizol for CPVC resin plant in India
Aditya Birla Group’s Grasim Industries has signed a definitive agreement with Ohio-based specialty chemical company Lubrizol Advanced Materials to manufacture and supply chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) resin in India.
OMV and Mubadala complete Borealis transaction for $4.68bn
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.
Celanese announces expansion of GUR production capacity at Texas facility
Global chemical and specialty materials company Celanese has announced ‘addition of a new GUR ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene production line (UHMW-PE)’ at its Bishop manufacturing complex in Texas, US.
Lummus’ Novolen business secures contract for polypropylene unit in Brunei
Lummus Technology’s Novolen business has secured a contract from Hengyi Industries for a large-scale polypropylene unit in Brunei.
AkzoNobel to increase powder coatings capacity at Italian site
Dutch firm AkzoNobel has decided to boost powder coatings capacity at its Italian site in Como in a bid to strengthen its footprint in the sector.
Germany’s LANXESS agrees to sell chemicals business to TFL Ledertechnik
German speciality chemical company LANXESS has signed an agreement to sell its organic leather chemicals business to TFL Ledertechnik.
Huntsman’s Advanced Materials expands partnership with Azelis
The Advanced Materials business of Huntsman has expanded its preferred distribution partnership with Azelis Americas CASE in the US and Azelis Canada in Canada.