India's Nirma to buy US soda ash maker

Chang, Joseph
December 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;12/3/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 21, p25
Trade Publication
The article offers global news briefs related to the chemical industry. Indian soap and detergent manufacturer, Nirma Ltd., is planning to acquire Searles Valley Minerals, a U.S.-based natural soda ash manufacturer. Russian President Vladmir Putin has advised agriculture minister Alexey Gordeyev to come up with an incentive scheme to increase biofuel production. Azelis has acquired Interland Chemie to strengthen its market position in the Benelux region.


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