Keyword: Perstorp

Markets & Companies

Chemicals M&A Review 2022 and Outlook 2023

17.03.2023 -

2021 was historic for chemical M&As, it was a record-breaking year in terms of total value of deals. Therefore, it was expected that 2022 would only build upon this...


Perstorp Selects Johnson Matthey for Methanol Project

09.03.2023 -

Swedish chemical company Perstorp has selected Johnson Matthey to provide the license and engineering for its Product Air methanol plant at Stenungsund.


PCG Completes Acquisition of Perstorp

14.10.2022 -

Petronas Chemicals Group Berhad (PCG) has completed its acquisition of all shares of Swedish chemical producer Perstorp for $1.54 billion, based on an enterprise value of...


Perstorp “Green” Methanol Project Wins EU Aid

18.07.2022 -

Project Air, a production facility for sustainable methanol in Stenungsund, Sweden, described by the project’s partners Perstorp, Fortum and Uniper as “unique,” has been...


Perstorp Starts Switch to Sustainable Polyols

17.06.2022 -

Swedish chemical producer Perstorp is making strides toward its sustainability goals following its mid-May announcement that it will be acquired by Malaysian...


Perstorp to Raise Carboxylic Acid Output by 2024

12.04.2022 -

Swedish specialty chemical producer Perstorp plans to lift capacity for carboxylic acid by around 70,000 t/y up to 2024, in what it said is a move to strengthen its...


Ib Jensen Appointed as CFO of Perstorp

31.01.2022 -

Perstorp has appointed Ib Jensen as new CFO, effective Feb. 1, 2022. He takes over the CFO role from Ulf Berghult, who will leave Perstorp in April.


Perstorp Acquires GEO’s DPMA Business

17.01.2022 -

Swedish speciality chemicals producer Perstorp has acquired GEO Specialty Chemicals’ Di-Methylolpropionic Acid (DMPA) business, a move the company said underscores its...