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  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Wednesday, 15 Oct 2014 | 10:46 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell $1.02 or 2.3 percent, to $42.91. DuPont Co. fell$. 20 or. 3 percent, to $65.68.

  • Final Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 6:03 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 96 or 2.1 percent, to $43.93. DuPont Co. rose$. 17 or. 3 percent, to $65.88.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 1:42 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are up at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. rose$. 34 or. 8 percent, to $45.23. DuPont Co. rose$. 34 or. 5 percent, to $66.05.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Tuesday, 14 Oct 2014 | 10:27 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 89 or 2.0 percent, to $44.00. DuPont Co. fell$. 10 or. 2 percent, to $65.61.

  • Company plans $4B plastic factory in North Dakota Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    BISMARCK, N.D.— A $4 billion factory is planned in North Dakota that will convert natural gas liquids into plastic, company and state officials said. William Gilliam, the chief executive officer of Badlands NGL LLC, Gov. John Hoeven announced the project Monday at the state Capitol in Bismarck.

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell $1.24 or 2.6 percent, to $46.33. DuPont Co. rose$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $66.68.

  • MUMBAI, Oct 13- Reliance Industries Ltd, a conglomerate that operates the world's biggest refinery, reported a rise in profits that beat forecasts, helped by stronger refining margins, and said it would invest up to $9 billion in the next two quarters. The company, controlled by India's richest man, Mukesh Ambani, has been expanding beyond its core refining and...

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Monday, 13 Oct 2014 | 10:29 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 41 or. 9 percent, to $47.16. DuPont Co. fell$. 15 or. 2 percent, to $66.39.

  • JERUSALEM, Oct 13- Israel Corp will list a company comprising some of its less profitable assets in Tel Aviv and New York and inject about $100 million into the business, it said on Monday. Under its plan, Israel Corp will continue to hold two of its most lucrative and stable companies-- potash and speciality chemicals maker Israel Chemicals and Oil Refineries,...

  • JERUSALEM, Oct 13- Avisar Paz, the chief financial officer of Israel Corp, will take over as the conglomerate's chief executive once its reorganization is complete, the company said on Monday. Israel Corp, one of Israel's largest holding companies, said Natan Yelovsky, a board member of subsidiary IC Power, would become acting CFO. Under its plan, Israel Corp would...

  • Midday Glance: Chemicals companies Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 1:19 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are down at 1 p.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 42 or. 9 percent, to $47.81. DuPont Co. fell$. 21 or. 3 percent, to $67.10.

  • Early Glance: Chemicals companies Friday, 10 Oct 2014 | 10:28 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies are mixed at 10 a.m.:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 77 or 1.6 percent, to $47.46. DuPont Co. rose$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $67.44.

  • Oct 8- Monsanto Co, the world's largest seed company, reported a narrower fourth-quarter loss on Wednesday and said it sees continued growth in the new fiscal year on sales of corn and soybean seeds. Monsanto, known for its genetically engineered corn, soybeans and other crops as well as the popular Roundup herbicide, forecast earnings in a range of $5.75 to $6.00...

  • The claim by Eco Agro Resources came in a court filing in U.S. District Court in North Carolina in early September in response to an August patent infringement lawsuit against it by Koch Agronomic Services.

  • GMO 'superseeds' leading to 'superweeds' Tuesday, 30 Sep 2014 | 11:22 AM ET

    The newest batch of crop seeds is setting off another debate over GMOs. This time, they're being blamed for an infestation of "superweeds."

  • CAIRO, Sept 28- Egypt plans to invest $14.5 billion in developing its refining and petrochemicals sectors over the next five years, its oil minister said, as part of efforts to overcome an energy crisis that has led to near-daily power cuts and hit company profits.

  • EGYPT PLANS TO INVEST $14.5 BLN IN OIL REFINERY, PETROCHEMICALS OVER FIVE YEARS- OIL MINISTER.

  • Specialty chemicals maker PQ Holdings withdraws IPO Friday, 26 Sep 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Sept 26- Specialty chemicals maker PQ Holdings Inc, backed by Carlyle Group LP, said on Friday it has withdrawn its initial public offering of up to $450 million. Malvern, Pennsylvania- based PQ Holdings produces inorganic specialty chemicals used in industrial and consumer markets.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 25- Dow Chemical Co has kicked off a process to sell its epoxy and chlorine businesses, hoping to find a single buyer for them in what is set to be a multibillion-dollar deal, according to people familiar with the matter.

  • FRANKFURT, Sept 22- Drugs and chemicals maker Merck KGaA agreed on Monday to acquire U.S.-based Sigma-Aldrich Corp for $17 billion in cash to boost its lab supplies business, the biggest takeover in the German group's history.