Please wait.'

Page is loading'

Home  > Markets & companies

Monday, 17 February 2020
Markets & companies

Want to stay well-informed about the latest developments in the European paint and coatings industry?

Browse our comprehensive "Markets & Companies" News Channel to read the latest information on: Mergers & acquisitions, coatings company strategies, investments, joint ventures, market structures, players and market forecasts.

3181 item(s) for Markets & companies
5 Feb 20
Need for Innovation

At the CEPE Annual Assembly in September, Giovanni Marsili has been newly elected to the CEPE Board. We spoke about current challenges and the past year for the paints industry.

5 Feb 20
Altana Division Actega inaugurates new integrated site in Brazil

Actega do Brazil, a company of the specialty chemicals group Altana, has inaugurated a new integrated site in the city of Araçariguama in the Brazilian state of São Paulo.

4 Feb 20
Brenntag becomes main distributor for Arkema water-borne resins in Canada

Effective March 1st, 2020, Brenntag Canada Inc., part of the Brenntag Group, will become the primary distributor for Arkema Inc. waterborne resins in Canada.

3 Feb 20
Milliken & Company finalises the acquisition of Borchers

Milliken & Company has formally acquired Borchers Group Limited, a global specialty chemicals company.

31 Jan 20
BCF: British government must understand need for alignment on chemicals with the EU

Tom Bowtell, CEO of the British Coatings Federation, comments on statements the Chancellor of the Exchequer Sajid Javid recently made during an interview.

29 Jan 20
Interview: “The South American market for most applications like paints and coatings is not regulated“

Lanxess acquires Brazilian biocide manufacturer Itibanyl Produtos Especiais (IPEL). We spoke with Dr Oliver Kretschik, Vice President Biocides Business Line, about the South American market.

29 Jan 20
BASF invests in the expansion of polyurethane dispersion business in Europe

BASF announced a single-digit million-euro investment in the capacity expansion of water-based polyurethane dispersions at its Castellbisbal site in Spain.

28 Jan 20
Hosokawa Alpine AG takes over Solids Solutions Group

Hosokawa Alpine Aktiengesellschaft has taken over the internationally active Solids Solutions Group that specialises in the field of bulk materials handling with effect from January 2, 2020.

27 Jan 20
Krahn Chemie acquires Greek distributor InterActive

Krahn Chemie GmbH has acquired a majority share of InterActive S.A., headquartered in Athens, Greece.

3181 item(s) for Markets & companies
top of page

LinkedIn group

LinkedIn group "European Coatings Industry"

Join your colleagues and peers in our LinkedIn group "European Coatings Industry"

Sign up for our free newsletter!