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In his renowned editorial, our expert Mark Drukenbrod is featuring and analyzing biweekly a comprehensive digest of international coatings industry news. You can receive these editorials through our Newsletter.

Jun 8, 2017 | Editorial

PPG Drops Plan to Pursue AkzoNobel Acquisition, AkzoNobel to Intensify Talks with Shareholders, Evonik Aims to Form Best-in-class Specialty Chemicals Company

Rosneft and ChemChina signed an agreement for the construction of a polymer coating plant and BASF declared a force majeure in North America on MDI, due to floods of the Mississippi River. Henkel...

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Jun 1, 2017 | Editorial

AkzoNobel Opens Powder Coatings Facility in China, Valspar Increases Auto Refinish Production Capacity, Cabot to Build Fumed Silica Plant

AkzoNobel announced that it is building a new coatings facility in Thailand and is providing coatings to the Volvo Ocean Race. Lamborghini will build a new large paint facility and more...

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May 25, 2017 | Editorial

Cargill Purchases BioBased Technologies’ Polyol Product Line, Axalta Opens Customer Experience Center, AkzoNobel Starts Coatings Production Facility

Huntsman and Clariant have agreed to merge and Dow will construct a facility to produce a range of polymers for coatings in Saudi Arabia. Axalta has agreed to acquire UK based Spencer Coatings Group...

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May 18, 2017 | Editorial

SurfTec Receives Fund for Nanoparticle-based Coating, Kraton Starts-up HSBC Plant, Global Bioenergies Signs Agreement for Renewable Isobutene Production

The Saudi Minister of Commerce and Investment will launch a Paint and Coatings Industrial Committee and AkzoNobel will partner with Atul to build a MCA plant in India. Rain Carbon is planning a new...

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May 11, 2017 | Editorial

Merck KGaA Partners for 3D Effect Printing Technology, Wanhua Chemical Opens Technical Center for MDI Business, Axalta Opens India HQ Office

AkzoNobel has declined a third merger proposal submitted by PPG and Axalta held the grand opening event of its Americas Technology Center. Sun Chemical has entered an agreement with HP Indigo to...

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Jun 6, 2017 | Editorial

Sherwin-Williams Gets Approval for Valspar Acquisition, AkzoNobel Starts Performance Coatings Facility, Lamborghini Builds New Paint Facility

PPG announced that it has withdrawn its proposal to combine with AkzoNobel and AkzoNobel has announced that it seeks to intensify its dialog with shareholders. Evonik is aiming to form a...

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May 30, 2017 | Editorial

Huntsman & Clariant to Create Combined Company, Axalta to Purchase Industrial Coatings Manufacturer, Reichhold and Polynt Finalize Merger Deal

Valspar has expanded production capacity of its automotive refinish coatings products at U.S.-based manufacturing facilities and Cabot has announced that it has committed to build a new world-class...

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May 23, 2017 | Editorial

Saudi Minister to Unveil Paints and Coatings Industrial Committee, AkzoNobel & Atul Enter JV Partnership, Rain Carbon Designs New HHCR Plant

Axalta Coating Systems held the grand opening of its Customer Experience Center and Clariant will build two additives facilities for coatings & inks in China. Cargill purchased BioBased...

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May 16, 2017 | Editorial

AkzoNobel Declines Third Merger Deal from PPG, Researchers Create Non-fluorine-based Oleophobic Coating for Fabric, Axalta Opens Americas Technology Center

SurfTec reviewed US DOE funding to develop a bearing coating and the EU granted funding for renewable isobutene production. Kraton started-up a new HSBC plant in Taiwan and Green Biologics received...

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May 9, 2017 | Editorial

Huntsman Expands PU Business with Purchase of IFS Chemicals, BASF & UC Berkeley Extend Research Collaboration, Flint Group Starts-up Global Innovation Centre

Axalta opened its headquarters office for India and PPG will discuss automotive coatings technologies at the FOCUS Conference. Wanhua Chemical has opened its N.A. MDI Technical Center and more...

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