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- BASF Puts Novolen up for Sale. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;2/16/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 7, p23
Deals with the decision of BASF company to put its Novolen polypropylene (PP) technology and catalysts business for sale. Purpose of the sale; Other plants that BASF-Shell should spin off.
- BASF Sheds Gurnee Site, NA Silicones Business. // Chemical Market Reporter;7/21/2003, Vol. 264 Issue 2, p2
Reports that BASF Corp. has sold its North American silicones business to Lubrizol Corp. and its Gurnee, Illinois manufacturing site to Petroform Inc. Terms of the strategic deal; Benefits of the deal for the company; Reasons cited by the company for the sale of some of its chemical plants.
- BASF to Quit Styrenics in Korea? Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;2/14/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 6, p16
This article reports that BASF is considering quitting the styrenics business in Korea. The company is a major producer of polystyrene, expandable polystyrene and acrylonitrile butadiene styrene in Korea, where it has combined capacity for 580,000 metric tons per year. One source says BASF has...
- PHARMACEUTICALS. Hume, Claudia // Chemical Week;12/13/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 46, p16
Reports the acquisition of generic pharmaceuticals business of BASF by Novartis company. Planned increase in pharmaceutical margins of BASF; Implication of the deal.
- BASF Not Bidding on Copene Petrochemical Assets. Sissell, Kara // Chemical Week;10/25/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 40, p15
Reports that Badische Anilin und Soda-Fabrik (BASF) will not bid on assets including Companhia Petroquimica de Participacao for sale at Brazil's Companhia Petroquimica de Nordeste. Explanation from BASF President/South America Rolf Dieter Acker; Companies with interest in the sale; Other major...
- Degussa and BASF enter exclusive talks. Sinclair, Neil // Chemical Market Reporter;2/20/2006, Vol. 269 Issue 7, p11
The article reports that Degussa Corp. has begun to discuss with BASF Corp. over the sale of its construction chemicals business in the U.S. Degussa's management board has decided to conduct intensive negotiations only with BASF at present. The joint aim is to conclude the purchase agreement for...
- BASF acquires nanowire technology from Seashell. // Sensors;3/13/2015, p6
The article reports on the acquisition of nanowire technology from Seashell Technology, a nanotechnology company based in San Diego, California, by chemicals company BASF Corp., presenting the view of David Schultz of Seashell on the deal.
- Huntsman exits TDI business via BASF sale. McNulty, Mike // Rubber & Plastics News;7/11/2005, Vol. 34 Issue 25, p3
The article reports that BASF Corp. has purchased Huntsman LLC's global toluene diisocyanate (TDI) business, which will take Huntsman out of the TDI industry. The transaction does include Huntsman's TDI customer list and sales contacts to BASF. BASF, the North American affiliate of Germany's...
- BASF Agrees to Buy Degussa's Construction Chemicalsï¿½. Scott, Alex // Chemical Week;3/8/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 8, p6
This article reports on the acquisition of Degussa's construction chemicals business by BASF for ï¿½2.7 billion as of March 2006. The transaction is expected to close by mid-2006, subject to antitrust approval. Degussa says the total value of the deal is ï¿½2.8 billion. The...