Nov. 15, 2017News & Opinions
Donald Trump's trade mission to China last week has generated new business opportunities for several US chemical companies, including Air Products, Honeywell UOP and Dow Chemical.
Nov. 09, 2017News & Opinions
Long time Dow Chemical CEO Andrew Liveris, now executive chairman of DowDuPont, has been tapped to take part in a US trade mission to China this week, joining President Donald Trump,
Nov. 01, 2017News & Opinions
Caldic UK, part of Dutch distribution group Caldic, has agreed to acquire Elastomerics, a UK-based specialty chemicals distributor. Financial terms of the deal were not revealed.
Sep. 14, 2017News & Opinions
German specialty chemicals distributor Bodo Möller Chemie has established subsidiaries in Mexico and USA as it continues to strengthen its international presence.
Jul. 12, 2017News & Opinions
At a Capital Markets Day in Paris on 11 July, French chemical producer Arkema outlined its forward strategy and announced investment projects for the period up to 2020 and beyond. At the core of the plans, CEO Thierry Le Hénaff said, are ...
Jun. 12, 2017News & Opinions
US private equity firm SK Capital Partners has acquired D.B. Western, a Texas-based producer of formaldehyde and derivatives, for an undisclosed sum.
Apr. 03, 2017News & Opinions
German specialty chemicals distributor Azelis has signed two new agreements, both with US-based producers. Financial details were not disclosed. Under the first deal, it will supply a range of phenoxy resins in Europe for Gabriel ...
Nov. 07, 2016News & Opinions
Major US distributor Azelis Americas (formerly known as KODA Distribution Group) is merging its GMZ and EW Kaufmann regional businesses for the coatings, adhesives, sealants and elastomers (CASE) segment into one organization under the GMZ ...
Jul. 11, 2016News & Opinions
German engineering plastics producer Covestro, which has a sideline in coatings raw materials, has expanded production of HDI, an important feedstock for its coatings portfolio, in China. The new world-scale plant at Shanghai inaugurated ...
Jul. 07, 2016News & Opinions
ANGUS Chemical, a US manufacturer of nitroalkanes and derivatives, has entered into an exclusive distribution agreement with Univar with effect from Jul 1. Univar will distribute ANGUS’ complete range of nitroalkanes and specialty ...
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