Keyword: Orion Engineered Carbons


Orion Opens Second Plant in China

21.11.2023 -

Orion opens its first greenfield project – a carbon black plant in eastern China that will supply fast-growing demand in Asia.


Orion Opens German Battery Innovation Center in Cologne

22.09.2023 -

Global carbon black producer Orion opened its Battery Innovation Center and announced a new leadership team for its conductive additives business for batteries.


Orion Finally Takes Qingdao Carbon Black

25.01.2016 - Orion Engineered Carbons has completed the takeover of 100% of China-based carbon black producer Qingdao Evonik Chemical Co (QECC). The deal, pending since 2011, included the...


Orion to Finally Take QECC

19.10.2015 - In a deal pending since 2011, Orion Engineered Carbons will acquire the 52% stake owned by German chemical group Evonik in China-based carbon black producer Qingdao Evonik Chemical...

Markets & Companies

Transforming Coatings Through Innovation

23.03.2015 - In February 2013, the Carlyle Group completed its acquisition of DuPont's Performance Coatings business for US$4.9 billion. Upon becoming an independent company, the business was...


Orion Engineered Carbons Shares Priced at $18 Each

30.07.2014 - Orion Engineered Carbons has priced its initial public offering (ipo) of 19.5 million common shares on the New York Stock Exchange at $18 per share. The placement was due to close...


Carbon Black Producer Orion Files for IPO

16.07.2014 - Backed by private equity firms Triton Capital and Rhone Group, each of which owns 41.83% of the company through Kinove Holdings, Luxembourg-based carbon black producer Orion...