Feb. 03, 2020News & Opinions
US specialty chemicals company Celanese has announced it is buying Nouryon’s Elotex range of redispersible polymer powders for an undisclosed sum. Celanese said the acquisition marks a critical step it its acetyl core derivatization ...
Nov. 28, 2019News & Opinions
US-based Ferro Corp. is exploring strategic options that include a sale, according to Bloomberg, citing people familiar with the matter. The Ohio-headquartered group is reported to be working with financial advisers. Ferro has not ...
Oct. 17, 2019News & Opinions
Celanese is once again suing a Chinese sweetener manufacturer over alleged infringement of its intellectual property.
Oct. 09, 2019News & Opinions
US specialty materials company Celanese is undertaking a strategic review that could include a breakup, people familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.
Mar. 22, 2019News & Opinions
In response to growing global demand, Celanese has announced plans to expand Pibiflex and Riteflex thermoplastic co-polyester production at its Donegani facility in Ferrara, Italy.
Jan. 29, 2019News & Opinions
Celanese is proposing to build an 800,000 t/y acetic acid plant at its Clear Lake site in Pasadena, Texas, USA. The facility, which would cost around $425 million, would be expandable to 1.2 million t/y.
Jan. 25, 2019News & Opinions
Celanese has signed a definitive agreement to buy Linde’s syngas plant in Pasadena, Texas, USA. Financial terms of the transaction, which remains subject to the usual closing conditions and regulatory approvals, were not disclosed.
Oct. 23, 2018News & Opinions
US chemical producer Celanese is undertaking a 20,000 t/y capacity increase for its acetal polymer polyoxymethylene (POM) at the Industriepark Höchst chemical park near Frankfurt, Germany. The additional capacity is scheduled to be ...
Oct. 15, 2018News & Opinions
US specialty materials company Celanese has agreed to acquire India’s Next Polymers, one of the country’s largest engineering thermoplastics (ETP) compounders.
Jul. 31, 2018News & Opinions
Celanese has signed a Letter of Intent (LOI) with Chengzhi Shareholding to further develop its acetic acid-based ethanol as a clean energy source in China.
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