Sales in the polyurethane segment of Chiech, Pianki, were up 28% in the first nine months of 2017
Sales in Oltchim’s polyol segment sales grew 25% in the first nine months of 2017 by RON 29.8 m
Year-to-date polyurethane production in Japan in the year to September 2017 was 145kT up 11.4%
GOL Linhas Aereas, a Brazilian airline, has placed an order with Recaro to supply its seating to 86 aircraft.
Amerityre, which makes polyurethane tyres for industrial applications saw sales rise 14% to $926,000 for the first-quarter of 2017 and incurred a $19,000 expense when it abandoned a CRM system in the quarter.
Covestro has launched a new range of matt Platilon TPU films for medical equipment.
BioAmber’s sales of bio-succinic acid fell 11% to $3.3 m, in the second quarter of 2017, compared with the 2016 quarter, as falling volumes offset rising prices.
PTT Chemical has confirmed that its PTTGC subsidiary increased its holdings in Vencorex over the summer and has funds to invest in Myriant.
Hennecke, the german machinery company is purchasing OMS Group of Milan, Italy, in a deal which is expected to close in December 2017.
The British Rigid Urethane Manufacturers Association (BRUFMA) has changed its name to the Insulation Manufacturers’ Association (IMA).