PHILADELPHIA _ AgroFresh Solutions Inc. on Monday reported a loss of $16.5 million in its third quarter. On a per-share basis, the Philadelphia- based company said it had a loss of 33 cents. Keywords: AgroFresh Solutions, Earnings Report.» Read More
Sept 22- Specialty chemicals maker Ashland Inc said it will spin off its engine lubricants unit into a publicly traded company, Valvoline, to focus on its higher margin businesses. Ashland's businesses generated about $3.6 billion in sales for the year ended June 30, while Valvoline's sales amounted to $2 billion, the company said in a statement.
FRANKFURT, Sept 10- German speciality chemicals company Lanxess is in talks to put its main synthetic rubber business into a joint venture with petrochemicals group Ineos, four people familiar with the matter told Reuters. Lanxess has also held talks with Saudi Arabian Oil Company and Russia's NKNK and Sibur, but negotiations over the sale of a stake or pooling...
LONDON, June 4- Johnson Matthey, the world's largest autocatalysts maker, said on Thursday that it expects its performance to improve in the next financial year as it posted a small increase in annual profit, helped by higher sales of catalysts in Europe. "In 2015/ 16, Johnson Matthey's continuing businesses are expected to deliver good underlying growth... we...
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