Italian-owned PU sandwich panel maker Isopan Est expanded its sales in 2018 to EUR 52m, up 30% on the same period in 2018.
Romanian PU and PIR sandwich panel maker Topanel is planning to invest EUR 9m in a new production facility in Ramnicu Valcea.
Turkish sandwich PU foam panel maker Assan Panel has announced plans to raise its export sales by 50% in the coming three years.
Turkish PU adhesives and construction chemicals producer Kalekim, has invested TRY 45m (EUR 6.93m).
Polish polyol maker PCC Rokita has sold a 100% stake in its subsidiary PCC Oxyalkylates Malaysia to its parent company PCC.
Recticel is scaling down its activities in the automotive segment but first it will briefly increase its stake in Proseat.
Serbia-based PU and PIR sandwich panel maker TeraSteel has started a new production line in Leskovac, Southern Serbia.
Recticel has started trial production at its PU insulated board plant in Mantsala, Finland as promised in March this year.
In the first six months of this year, Polish polyol maker PCC Rokita invested PLN 11.5m (EUR 2.67m). The investments expanded and modernised capacity.
Recticel could have a short-list of preferred bidders for its automotive division and could sell it by the end of this year, according to financial analysts.