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Solvay insists Indupa sale is 'ongoing'


January 9, 2014 1:32 pm ET

Belgian resin company Solvay SA says a deal to sell its majority stake in South American PVC producer Solvay Indupa will go ahead and is unaffected by an objection from the Argentinian share regulator.

Solvay expanding in India


January 7, 2014 10:08 am ET

Belgium's Solvay SA is expanding in India as part of its global strategy for emerging economies.

Solvay divests PVC and compounding businesses


December 18, 2013 2:19 pm ET

Belgian materials group Solvay SA has announced the sale of its 70.59 percent stake in Brazil-based Solvay Indupa S.A.I.C., the second largest producer of PVC in South America, to Braskem. In a separate announcement, U.S. private finance firm OpenGate Capital LLC said it has signed an exclusivity agreement with Solvay to acquire its Benvic PVC...

Solvay to grow in Brazil, sale of Indupa PVC asset near, says exec


December 6, 2013 10:02 am ET

SÃO PAULO, BRAZIL — Belgium’s Solvay SA is revising its portfolio while pursuing organic growth and acquisitions following the integration of Rhodia SA this year. The plan that includes expanding in niche markets in Brazil where it’s strongest, while divesting from local operations like PVC where profits have disappointed.

Solvay and Shanghai 3F announce Chinese JV


November 14, 2013 11:35 am ET

Chemical behemoth Solvay SA and Shanghai 3F New Material Company (SH3F), a Chinese high-technology chemicals firm, have joined up to produce high performance fluorinated polymers out of a new facility in Changsu, China.

European Commission to probe Ineos/Solvay joint venture


November 6, 2013 3:50 pm ET

The European Commission (EC) has opened what it called an "in-depth investigation" into the proposed merger of Ineos' and Solvay's European chlorvinyls operations.

Solvay Acetow enters plastics


October 28, 2013 3:16 pm ET

DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY — Solvay Acetow, a subsidiary of Solvay, is entering the plastics market for the very first time with a new biomaterial based on cellulose.

Solvay Specialty Polymers invests in thermoplastic composite firm


October 21, 2013 6:00 am ET

DUSSELDORF, GERMANY — Solvay Specialty Polymers has purchased a stake in advanced composites maker Aonix Advanced Materials Corp. for an undisclosed price.

Solvay rolls out resins for mobile devices


October 18, 2013 2:13 pm ET

DÜSSELDORF, GERMANY – The boom in smart mobile devices is driving materials development at Solvay Specialty Polymers USA LLC.

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