TITLE

BASF says no to outsourcing

AUTHOR(S)
Beacham, Will
PUB. DATE
May 2004
SOURCE
European Chemical News;5/24/2004, Vol. 80 Issue 2101, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Announces that German energy and chemicals group BASF has no plans to sell or outsource any of its low plastics operations as of May 2004. Forecast on growth of the plastics industry in 2004; Market share of the German plastics sector in Europe and around the world.
ACCESSION #
13408523

 

Related Articles

  • BASF plans big expansion at Shanghai site. Hilgers, Lauren // Plastics News;1/17/2011, Vol. 22 Issue 43, p7 

    The article reports on the plant expansion plans of BASF SE's engineering plastics division. The company has planned to more than double its compounding capacity in nylon and polybutylene terephthalate in the next four years. Hermann Althoff, senior vice president of BASF's Asia-Pacific...

  • BASF shutting down 80 sites. Eldridge, David; Esposito, Frank // Plastics News;11/24/2008, Vol. 20 Issue 38, p3 

    The article reports that BASF AG is shutting 80 plants worldwide and reducing production at 100 more. The company has taken this initiative in an effort to address declining demand for its polymer and chemical products. Plastics related cuts include temporary shutdown of low density polyethylene...

  • BASF Puts the Bulk of Its Fertilizers Business on the Block. WALSH, KERRI // Chemical Week;3/7/2011, Vol. 173 Issue 6, p24 

    The article reports on the plan of chemical manufacturer BASF to sell its fertilizer business in order to shift its concentration in a less cyclical business portfolio.

  • BASF selling two acrylics businesses.  // Plastics News;2/24/1997, Vol. 8 Issue 52, p3 

    States that German chemical manufacturer BASF AG plans to cease its acrylics business and intends to sell their subsidiaries in Spain and Germany. Identification of manufactures which will be sold; Projections on the sum of money which will be generated from sales.

  • BASF to Sell European Decorative Paints Unit.  // Chemical Week;10/3/2011, Vol. 173 Issue 24, p11 

    The article reports on the plan of BASF to sell its Relius Coatings decorative paints and business and related subsidiaries in France and the Netherlands.

  • BASF to Divest Styrenics as 'a Global Unit.'. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;9/1/2008, Vol. 170 Issue 27, p17 

    The article reports on the plans of BASF to expand the scope of its previously announced styrenics divestment. The company will add copolymers to the divestment package and that it plans to divest styrenics as a global unit. BASF is reorganizing all of the styrenics operations into wholly owned,...

  • Flexible Vinyls Get New Non-Phthalate Plasticizer.  // Plastics Technology;Sep2002, Vol. 48 Issue 9, p33 

    Introduces the Hexamoll DINCH, a diisonyl cyclohexanedicarboxylate from BASF AG in Germany. Usability; Availability; Features.

  • BASF to Focus on Higher Margin Products in Plastics Operations. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;04/16/2001, Vol. 259 Issue 16, p6 

    Unveils the plan of BASF to double the proportion of specialties in its plastics operation to improve the profitability of the business. Plastics sales and operating earnings of BASF in 2000; Investments of BASF; Transition of the company's engineering plastics from specialties to commodities.

  • BASF unveils expansion plans. Esposito, Frank // Plastics News;4/16/2001, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p3 

    Reports that Ludwigshafen, Germany-based BASF AG is planning to expand its plastics business. Amount allocated by the company for its planned expansion; Intended purpose for the company's move; Overview on the financial performance of the company attributed to its plastics business.

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics