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Gebo Cermex and KUKA supply agreement

Gebo Cermex, part of the Sidel Group and world leader in packaging line engineering and material handling solutions, has recently signed a supply agreement with KUKA AG.

DowDuPont Merger Successfully Completed

DowDuPont today announced the successful completion of the merger of equals between The Dow Chemical Company and E.I. du Pont de Nemours & Company, effective Aug. 31, 2017.

Toyo divesting industrial products unit to Nitta and Sekisui

Toyo Tire & Rubber Co. Ltd. agreed to divest major portions of its chemical industrial products business unit to fellow other Japanese companies Nitta Corp. and Sekisui Chemical Co. Ltd. for undisclosed sums.


Borealis and Nexeo Solutions take partnership to next level

Borealis and Nexeo Solutions announced their agreement to extend and further develop their existing partnership.

Trexel and Milacron with agreement for MuCell technology

The agreement allows further penetration of the Trexel MuCell injection molding technology into the global marketplace.

Songwon will supply additives to Sibur

Songwon Industrial have signed a long-term cooperation agreement to supply Sibur with additives used in PP, PE, rubbers, thermoplastic rubbers and PVC.

SABIC will increase R&D efficiency

SABIC signed agreement with hte, the high throughput experimentation company to fast-track catalysis R&D.

EUROMAP and SPI: free trade for plastics machinery

The umbrella associations EUROMAP and SPI have signed a declaration of intent on free trade within the plastics machinery industry.

License agreement between Sabo SpA and BASF

Sabo SpA announced that it has entered into an agreement with BASF for a license of the Chimassorb 2020 technology.

Songwon Additive Technologies AG and Polysys Industries announce the location of their Middle East plant

Songwon Additive Technologies AG and Polysys Industries announced that they will establish a new company Polysys Additive Technologies ME, which will build an OPS (One Pack Systems) manufacturing plant in Kizad (Khalifa Industrial City of Abu Dhabi), Abu Dhabi. This follows the announcement of the establishment of Songwon Additive Technologies AG, a Joint Venture between Songwon Industrial Group, Pan Gulf Holding Company of Saudi Arabia and Polysys Industries of Abu Dhabi, for the manufacture and sale of Songnox OPS.

BASF and Gazprom agree on asset swap

Dr. Kurt Bock, Chairman of the Board of Executive Directors of BASF SE, and Alexej Miller, Chairman of the Management Committee of OAO Gazprom, signed a legally binding basic agreement to swap assets of equivalent value.

TenCate and BASF sign agreement on strategic alliance for thermoplastic automotive composites

TenCate Advanced Composites and BASF have entered into a strategic alliance to cooperate on the development, production and commercialization of thermoplastic composite materials suitable for high-volume vehicle production.

BASF and SINOPEC Corp. sign Memorandum of Understanding to explore building a world-scale isononanol plant in China

BASF and China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (SINOPEC) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to further strengthen their cooperation by jointly exploring the possibility of building a world-scale isononanol (INA) plant in Maoming Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone, Maoming, China.

Braskem and Grace form partnership to develop green chemicals

The agreement provides for the development of catalyst processes to produce renewable products.

Sibur commences the design development for ZapSibNeftekhim

During the 16th St. Petersburg International Economic Forum, Sibur, the Russia’s leading petrochemical company, and Linde AG (Germany), a world-leading gases and engineering company, entered into an agreement on design development for an ethylene cracker unit of ZapSibNeftekhim in Tobolsk, Tyumen Region.