AkzoNobel Grows Revenue 26%

AkzoNobel Grows Revenue 26%

Akzo Nobel has published results for the second quarter of 2021. Highlights Q2 2021 Revenue 26% higher than Q2 2020 with 4.5% price increase Adjusted operating income at €335 million, 41% higher than Q2 2020 and up 10% from Q2 2019 Acquisition of Colombia-based Grupo...
PTT Global Buys Allnex for $4.75 Billion

PTT Global Buys Allnex for $4.75 Billion

Allnex, a supplier of specialty chemicals, industrial resins including powder coating resins, energy curable resins, waterborne resins, additives and crosslinkers, announced it is becoming part of PTT Global Chemical Public Company Limited (GC). Becoming a part of GC...
Adhesives and Sealants Market Grows as End-use Industries Boom

Adhesives and Sealants Market Grows as End-use Industries Boom

Frost & Sullivan’s recent analysis, Global Industrial Adhesives and Sealants Growth Opportunities, finds that the increasing consumption of adhesives and sealants by end-use industries – packaging, electrical and electronics, industrial machinery, and metal and...
Acquisition of BASF’s Global Pigments Business Finalized

Acquisition of BASF’s Global Pigments Business Finalized

DIC Corporation has closed on the acquisition of BASF’s global pigments business, known as BASF Colors & Effects (BCE). The acquisition brings together the portfolio of technologies, products, manufacturing assets, supply chain, and customer service of the two...
Zincotec Confirms Entry into North American Market

Zincotec Confirms Entry into North American Market

Zincotec Co., Ltd., a company specializing in water-soluble, high corrosion-resistant, anti-rust coatings, entered the German market in 2021 and now has eyes on North America. South Korea-based Zincotec wants to leap forward as a top coating company. While keeping the...