PU Europe has appointed Kingspan’s md for insulation Britain & Ireland Richard Burnley as the organisation’s new president.
Attendance at K2016 is running about 6.3% above the last staging in 2013.
ContiTech’s new line of PU transmission belts transmit up to five times more power than conventional timing belts with the same overall width, according to the company.
Materials manufacturer Covestro reported a core volume growth rise of 9% for polyurethanes in Q3 2016 compared to Q3 2015.
Graco reported Q3 2016 sales of $ 327m compared to $ 319m in the prior year quarter.
Riyadh, Dubai – Petrochemicals company Sabic reported a 6.8% drop in profit in Q3 2016 due to lower selling prices for its products and slower growth in major markets including China. Net income was SAR 5.22bn ($1.39 billion) compared to SAR 5.6bn a year earlier, the Riyadh-based company said in a statement to the Saudi […]
Japan’s polyurethane production was 17% higher in August 2016 at 13.3 kT compared with 11.4 kT in August 2015, according to figures from Japan’s Ministry of International Trade and Industry.
The Center for the Polyurethanes Industry (CPI) is calling for papers for its 2017 conference.
Covestro’s European facilities isocyanates MDI and TDI are operating at reduced capacity due to a production outage at a supplier of nitric acid.
Chemical additives and PU producer Songwon revealed its plans to increase its thermoplastic polyurethane (TPU) capacity at the K2016 fair in Dusseldorf.