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AkzoNobel to invest €45M at Ningbo plant

25 November 2011

AkzoNobel has announced its intention to invest €45M in a Dicumyl Peroxide (DCP) plant at its Ningbo multi-site in China to meet a growing local, regional and global demand. Widely used as cross-linking agent for various polymers and co...


Oxea Sarl reports robust Q3 results

25 November 2011

Oxea Sarl has announced Q3 net sales of €382.8M, an increase of 4% y-on-y. After a very strong first half year of 2011 with record performance in both revenues and EBITDA, Oxea’s Q3 performance was affected by the general seasonality ...


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‘Global demand for emulsion polymers to exceed 13Mt in 2016’ report reveals

15 October 2012

Global demand for emulsion polymers is forecast to rise over 5%/yr to 13.3Mt (dry basis) in 2016. Advances will be fuelled by increased production of water-based paints, coatings and adhesives, which ...