Autoneum has laid the foundation stone for a new 19,000m2 plant around 400km northwest of Mexico City.
Foam company Innocor has moved its corporate headquarters to Red Bank.
NCI Building Systems’ sales rose 9.9% to $ 462.4m in Q3 2016 compared to $ 420.8m in 2015’s third quarter.
Sinomax revenue for H1 2016 was HK$ 1.53bn, up 11.3% on the HK$ 1.38bn reported in H1 2015, according to the firm’s half year report.
Dow Chemical and Saudi Aramco have started up the Middle Eastern mixed feed cracker (MFC) they developed in a joint venture.
Evonik Industries has announced a bond issue with a value up to EUR 1.9bn ($ 2.2bn). The move is part of the strategy around its acquisition of Air Products’ specialty and coating additives business.
Polyols and chemical producer PCC Rokita reported an H1 2016 EBITDA of PLN 106.2m (EUR 24.6m), a record half for the company it said.
Recticel sales for the first half of 2016 were EUR 534m up, 3% on the EUR 519m reported in H1 2015.
Regular series production at Volkswagen’s Emden site will begin again on Monday (29 August) following a stoppage due to seat trim supply issues.
Adidas will open a new footwear production site in the Atlanta area in 2017, the firm announced.