Polyols producer Manali saw its revenue fall by INR 80 m to INR 1.63 bn ($25 m) in in the first quarter of 2017
Sinomax saw ‘substantial’ revenue growth in its China and North American businesses, but profits fell the firm said in its half year results.
China’s polyurethane catalysts and surfactants maker Hengguangda Polyurethane Materials,saw its revenue rise by 80% in 2016 to CNY 190m ($29m).
INOV Polyurethane, a maker of polyurethane prepolymer, systems, polyols and additives, reported a 30% rise in revenue
Belgium-based foamer, Recticel saw sales rise 5.9% to EUR 566m in the first half of 2017 despite a tough material supply position.
Sales at Polish chemicals and polyurethane foam company Ciech in the first half of 2017 were PLN 1.8 bn ($ 504 m) up PLN 88 m or 4.8 % on the 2016 period.
Laundry and personal care products-to-reactive polyurethane systems company, Henkel saw sales reach EUR10 bn for the first time in H1 2017.
Sales in Oltchim’s polyol segment grew 13% in the first half of 2017 to RON 288 m ($ 75 m) compared with RON 254 m in the first six months of 2016.
Sporting goods company Adidas saw currency neutral revenue increase by 18% and gross margin fractionally under 50% in the first half of 2017.
Chinese TDI maker Cangzhou Dahua reported an 84% rise in revenue to CNY 2.07b ($310m) over the first six months of 2017