Chinese industrial goods accounted for 30% of India’s 2023-24 imports: GTRI report

29 Apr 2024

China's share in India's industrial goods imports jumped to 30 per cent in 2023-24 from 21 per cent over the 15-year period between 2008-09 and 2023-24, as per a report published by Global Trade Research Initiative (GTRI).

Linde inks term contract for annual purchase of 320 GWh renewable power in China

04 Feb 2024

Linde, a leading global industrial gases and engineering company, has announced the signing of two new long-term power purchase agreements for the supply of renewable energy in China.

ACME signs term contract for supply of green ammonia to Japan’s IHI Group

24 Jan 2024

ACME Group, a leading renewable energy company in India, and Japanese heavy industry group IHI Corporation on Tuesday signed a long-term contract under which ACME will supply 4 lakh tonnes of green ammonia from its plant in Odisha to Japan annually.

CCI approves Nirma’s acquisition of 75% stake in Glenmark Life Sciences

21 Dec 2023

The Competition Commission of India (CCI) has approved acquisition of majority shareholding of Glenmark Life Sciences (GLS) Limited by the Nirma Limited.

The U.S. Appeals Court grants a favorable ruling to chemical manufacturers in the PFAS lawsuit

28 Nov 2023

The U.S. 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, based in Cincinnati, Ohio, delivered a favorable ruling on Monday, November 27, 2023, for 3M, E.I. du Pont de Nemours and Co.,

International brands' waste fuels brick kilns in Cambodia, prompting health concerns

20 Nov 2023

The Cambodian League for the Promotion and Defense of Human Rights (LICADHO) reveals that waste from at least 19 international brands, including major names like Adidas and Walmart, is being utilized as fuel in brick factories in Cambodia.

DuPont to acquire Laird Performance Materials for $2.3 billion

08 Mar 2021

Eluru mystery illness caused by pesticide particles, finds probe

24 Dec 2020

Cabinet ratifies Stockholm Convention banning on 7 hazardous chemicals

08 Oct 2020

Aramco ships world’s first cargo of blue ammonia fuel to Japan

29 Sep 2020

HOCL get BIS certification for all its products

21 Sep 2020

Cabinet approves closure of Hindustan Fluorocarbons Limited

23 Jan 2020

India phases out ozone-depleting hydrochlorofluorocarbon

22 Jan 2020

Govt to set mandatory standards for 40 more chemicals

19 Jul 2019

Rasayani unit of HOCL on the block, Kochi unit still operating: minister

21 Jun 2019

Saudi Aramco to buy 70% stake in SABIC for $69 billion

29 Mar 2019

The transaction, while helping to enhance Saudi Aramco’s downstream capacity and expanding the market for SABIC, will unlock significant capital for Saudi wealth fund PIF’s continued long-term investment strategy

BASF may sell construction chemicals unit to boost revenues: report

01 Nov 2018

Greenstar Fertilisers in pact with DAE unit for supply of utilities and chemicals

18 Sep 2018

Deepak Fertilisers reports 112% jump in Q4 net at Rs54.07 cr

31 May 2018

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals expands organic peroxide capacity in India

23 May 2018

Israel Chemicals to sell its fire safety and oil additives units to SK Capital for $1 bn

07 Dec 2017

Huntsman and Clariant call off proposed merger on investor opposition

27 Oct 2017

CCI penalises Grasim, ABCIL and Gujarat Alkalies for bid rigging Delhi Jal Board tender

05 Oct 2017

Lead found in 20% of baby food samples

17 Jun 2017

Du Pont-Dow Chemical merger deal gets US antitrust nod

16 Jun 2017

The justice department nod for the $130-billion all-stock merger is conditional on the companies offloading certain assets, while the merger is yet to get clearance from the Canadian authorities