Mergers and Acquisitions

SABIC's shopping spree shows no signs of slowing down, after it agreed a deal with White Tale holdings to buy Clariant's largest stake. more

25 Jan 2018 11:07 Industry News

ICS Cool Energy, based in Southampton, has become part of Ingersoll Rand. more

22 Jan 2018 13:57 Industry News

Evonik is expanding its product portfolio in speciality additives with the acquisition of 3M’s high-concentrates additives compounding business. more

29 Nov 2017 15:28 Industry News

Opposition from a major Clariant shareholder group has prevented its merger with US chemicals giant Huntsman. more

27 Oct 2017 10:36 Industry News

BASF is to acquire Solvay’s global Polyamides business for € 1.6 billion (approx.. £1.4 billion GBP) in a deal expected to close in the third quarter of 2018. more

19 Sep 2017 09:45 Industry News

Thermoplastic compounder Petlon has found a buyer from the UAE, Visionscape, to save it from administrators. more

13 Sep 2017 10:39 Industry News

Dow and DuPont have announced the successful completion of their merger, effective as of August 31. more

12 Sep 2017 09:13 Industry News

Regain Polymers, rescued from administration last year, has been sold to French firm Imerys. more

8 Sep 2017 15:18 Industry News

The Klöckner Pentaplast Group has completed the acquisition of the Linpac Group, following the announcement of its plans on April 7 2017. more

4 Jul 2017 11:16 Industry News

Milliken & Company, a supplier of polymer-bound colourants and additives, has acquired US-based Keystone Aniline Corporation, a producer of dyes, pigments, pigment dispersions and polymers. more

13 Apr 2017 10:00 Materials

Solvay has announced it is to sell its polyolefin cross-linkable compounds business in Italy to family-owned group, Finproject SpA, for an undisclosed sum. more

4 Apr 2017 14:15 Industry News

Nottinghamshire based Mercury, and Leicester firm CPS Flexible, agree to combine companies to improve economies of scale. more

3 Mar 2017 14:03 Industry News

Merseyside-based Coral Products plc, which designs, manufactures and supplies injection moulded plastic products, has merged the business and operations of two of its wholly owned subsidiaries, Tatra Plastics Limited and Rotalac Plastics Limited. more

6 Sep 2016 12:19 Industry News