Keyword: Decorative Paints


AkzoNobel Completes Acquisition of Sherwin-Williams’ Chinese Decorative Paints Business

02.08.2023 -

AkzoNobel has completed the acquisition of Sherwin-Williams’ Chinese decorative paints business, including the widely known Chinese Huarun brand.


AkzoNobel Takes Sherwin-Williams China Paints Business

20.04.2023 -

AkzoNobel has agreed to buy Sherwin-Williams’ Chinese decorative paints business for an undisclosed sum. The transaction is expected to close in the second half of this...


India’s Grasim Industries to Enter Paints Market

02.02.2021 -

The board of directors at Grasim Industries, part of Indian conglomerate Aditya Birla, has approved the company’s entry into the paints business. It has also given the go...


AkzoNobel Restructures Management, Calls EGM

01.08.2017 - Akzo Nobel has given its Executive Committee (managing board) a new structure following the departure of CEO Ton Büchner, who stepped down on Jul. 19, citing health reasons. In...


AkzoNobel Starts China Paints Plant

03.05.2016 - AkzoNobel has started production at its fourth, and largest, decorative paints plant in China. Located in Qionglai, Chengdu, the facility will produce waterborne and solvent-free...


AkzoNobel to Build €30 Million Coatings Plant in Thailand

28.05.2015 - Dutch chemical producer AkzoNobel has announced it will spend more than €30 million on a new Performance Coatings plant in Thailand to support regional growth of the business. The...


AkzoNobel Starts Powder Coatings Plant in Dubai

06.11.2014 - AkzoNobel has started up its new powder coatings plant in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Without giving detail, the Dutch group said the facility will "significantly increase...


AkzoNobel Breaks Ground on China Decorative Paints Site

21.08.2014 - Dutch chemical producer AkzoNobel has broken ground on its new decorative paints site at Chengdu, the capital city of China's Sichuan Province. The new facility is part of an...