Sporting goods company Adidas saw currency neutral revenue increase by 18% and gross margin fractionally under 50% in the first half of 2017.
PIR insulation with flame-retarded aluminium composite cladding passes fire tests for use in high buildings, said the UK government’s Department for Communities and Local Government (DCLG).
Cumulative Polyurethane production growth in Japan in the first half of 2017 grew by 10% compared to the 2016
Adient, which makes automotive seating, has agreed to buy Futuris for around $360m by the end of September pending regulatory and antitrust approvals.
Chinese TDI maker Cangzhou Dahua reported an 84% rise in revenue to CNY 2.07b ($310m) over the first six months of 2017
Conzzeta, Foam Partner’s parent, has sold its 51% stake in its North American joint venture with Woodbridge FoamPartner to Woodbridge.
PTT Global Chemical has confirmed its joint venture in Rayong province, Thailand will build a propylene oxide project with nameplate capacity of 200 kT/year and be commercial in 2020
Amore Beds has added open-cell memory foam infused with graphite to its mattresses.
The high price of isocyanates is pushing Kingspan to increase the volume of phenolic sales as a proportion of its portfolio,
Systems house Hongbaoli has terminated its acquisition of Xionglin New Material Technology, China’s largest TPU film maker, it said in a statement.