Holzchemie - Markt Nachrichten und Analysen

Februar 20, 2018

Solenis to increase prices for wet strength resins

Solenis will increase prices by up to 15% on all wet strength resins globally, effective immediately. The price increase is necessary due to the significant increase in key raw material costs combined with a tightening of available supply, as the company says in the press release received by Lesprom...
Februar 19, 2018

Kemira and the Nordic Investment Bank sign Euro 90 million loan agreement

Kemira Oyj and the Nordic Investment Bank (NIB) have signed a Euro 90 million loan agreement for Kemira’s completed expansion of chlorate production in Joutseno, Finland as well as investments in research and development during 2016-2019.The new chlorate production line in Joutseno, Finland, started...
Februar 14, 2018

BASF finalizes the divestiture of its Pischelsdorf production site in Austria to Synthomer Austria GmbH

BASF has completed the announced divestiture of the production site for styrene-butadiene-based paper dispersions in Pischelsdorf, Austria to Synthomer Austria GmbH, a subsidiary of the British specialty chemicals manufacturer Synthomer plc. Consent by the competent antitrust authorities has been ob...
Februar 6, 2018

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals to increase its product prices by 5-15%

Amazon Papyrus Chemicals (APC) announces a price increase of 5-15% depending on the products, with immediate effect or wherever contracts allow. This price increase is necessary due to a significant increase in raw material, manufacturing, packaging, transportation and regulatory costs. The AP...
Februar 6, 2018

Accsys Technologies appoints Trudy Schoolenberg as non-executive director,

UK acetylated wood producer Accsys Technologies appoints Dr Trudy Schoolenberg as a Non-Executive Director of the Company. Trudy will join Accsys’ Nomination and Remuneration Committee, Audit Committee and shall become the Board’s Senior Independent Director with all appointments effecti...