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Ingevity acquires Perstorp’s caprolactone business

The caprolactone business of Swedish chemicals producer Perstorp has been acquired by Ingevity for €590 million ($673m). Capa, which has a production site in...

Chemical associations back Brexit plan

The European Chemical Industry Council (Cefic) and Chemical Industries Association (CIA) have released a joint statement backing the draft Brexit agreement and calling it...

BASF captures sense of Quriosity with excellence plan

Digitalisation is to become an integral part of BASF’s business as the company outlined plans to use its supercomputer Quriosity more intensively and digitalise...

Horgen tunes into packaging

The packaging unit will become more of a key market for Dow next year once the proposed split between the chemical giant and DuPont...

US-China trade dispute to disrupt polyolefins trade

Following the escalation of trade tariff disputes between China and the US, analytical firm Wood Mackenzie Chemicals expects that US polyolefins exports to the...

Breen to take top job at spun-off DuPont business

The chief executive of DowDuPont, Edward Breen, is to assume the top position at the speciality products company DuPont, which will be created next...

SABIC to complete purchase of almost quarter stake in Clariant

Saudi Basic Industries Corporation (SABIC) has received all regulatory approvals to complete the purchase of a 24.99 per cent stake in speciality chemicals producer...

Alpla invests in Greece

Austrian packaging manufacturer Alpla is to make its first venture into Greece with the acquisition of Argo S.A., a producer of bottles, dispensers and...

Cautious outlook for BASF despite rising sales

Higher prices across all of its business segments have helped plastics giant BASF Group to a slight second quarter increase in sales and earnings. Sales...

ExxonMobil starts up Baytown ethane cracker

Operations have started at ExxonMobil Chemical Company’s new 1.5 million tonne ethane cracker, which is providing ethylene feedstock to polyethylene lines at the company’s...

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