Arsenal Capital Partners has signed a definitive agreement to sell US specialty polyurethanes company Accella Performance Materials to Carlisle for $670 m.
China’s appliance maker Meiling and Pakistan’s appliance distributor Ruba Group is to add $2.6m investment to their refrigerator joint venture in Lahore
The Russian government is planning to subsidise isocyanate production to reduce supply problems and has contacted leading producers said trade minister, Denis Manturov
Sadara confirmed its nameplate 200 kT/year TDI plant started commercial production on 17 September.
Cumulative polyurethane production growth in Japan in the year to July 2017 was 110.6 kT up 10% on the 2016 period
BASF said it will build a new 21 kT/year specialty amines plant at its Nanjing Chemical Industry Park to come on stream in 2019.
PTT Global Chemical, Sanyo and Toyota Tsusho Corp (TTC) have agreed to form GC Polyols, a Thai company to make and distribute polyols
FoamPartner has helped develop a new phosphorus-based flame retardant for flexible foam with help from EMPA
Nike saw sales in its footwear division of $ 5.5 bn in the first quarter of 2018 essentially unchanged from the equivalent 2017 quarter.
The board of Manali Petrochemicals, a polyol production company, has approved a plan to raise up to $50m.