The extended agreement covers Spain, Portugal, UK, Ireland, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary, Romania, Bulgaria, Greece, Slovenia, Croatia, Bosnia, Serbia, and Turkey.
Nouryon stated that this is the latest in a series of investments the company has made to strengthen its Polymer Catalysts business, which includes organic peroxides and metal alkyls.
IMCD added that the expansion of its long-term partnership with Eastman Chemical B.V. reflects IMCD’s commitment and ambition to offer world-class innovation and technical expertise, complementary product lines, and strategic alignment, in particular with regards to sustainability and sustainable solutions
According to Fitz Chem, this integration will further strengthen its position in North America through demonstrated leadership in the provision of specialty materials and solutions, continued excellence in distribution, and a strengthened business development focus.
Located in Germany’s manufacturing heartland south of Frankfurt where the company has been operating since 1972, the new facility expands Grace’s manufacturing center in Worms adding approximately 25 new high-tech manufacturing jobs bringing employment at the site to approximately 950, according to W. R. Grace.
Inkjet is a strategic segment for Sun Chemical and DIC, and the investment in Sensient Imaging Technologies will demonstrate Sun Chemical and DIC’s commitment in the digital segment, the company stated.
Materion stated that Optics Balzers is a pioneer in thin-film optical coatings with a strong brand name and reputation for quality.
IMCD stated that its in-depth knowledge of the pharmaceutical and industrial synthesis markets will enable the company to serve well the existing customers of Evonik as well as allowing opportunities to grow the business for this key range of products.
The new assembly area measuring 1,600 square meters has now been erected at this site. As a result, the Optima Nonwovens business unit now has a reported total assembly area of 5,200 square meters.
Proceeds of the bond placement will be used to further strengthen Covestro’s liquidity in the current macroeconomic environment with the impact of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as providing funds for the 2021 bond maturity, the company said.