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Kuraray Co Ltd (3405.T)

3405.T on Tokyo Stock Exchange

1,830JPY
18 May 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Kuraray completes acquisition of Calgon Carbon
Monday, 12 Mar 2018 

March 12(Reuters) - Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>:Says it completed acquisition of U.S.-based firm Calgon Carbon Corporation .Says acquisition plan was announced on Sept. 21, 2017 .  Full Article

Kuraray signs joint venture agreement of butadience derivatives with PTT Global Chemical Public and Sumitomo
Wednesday, 7 Mar 2018 

March 7 (Reuters) - Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>:Says it signed joint venture agreement of butadience derivatives with PTT Global Chemical Public Company Ltd and Sumitomo Corp <<<8053.T>>>.Other details remain to be decided later .  Full Article

Kuraray to buy Calgon Carbon for about $1.11 bln
Thursday, 21 Sep 2017 

Sept 21(Reuters) - Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>:Says it plans to acquire 100 percent voting power in Calgon Carbon Corp <<>> for about $1.11 billion .Transaction date in December .  Full Article

R&I affirms Kuraray's rating at "A+" and says outlook positive -R&I
Monday, 15 May 2017 

May 15 (Reuters) - Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>:Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's rating at "A+" -R&I.Says rating outlook positive -R&I.  Full Article

KURARAY receives cease-and-desist order from Fair Trade Commission
Friday, 10 Mar 2017 

KURARAY Co Ltd <3405.T> :Says it receives cease-and-desist order from Japan Fair Trade Commission on March 10, due to violation of antimonopoly law on placing orders for special vinylon products.  Full Article

Kuraray's chairman Fumio Ito passes away
Monday, 6 Mar 2017 

Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>:Says its chairman Fumio Ito passed away on March 1.  Full Article

Kuraray announces on-site inspection by Japan Fair Trade Commission
Tuesday, 21 Feb 2017 

Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>:Says Japan Fair Trade Commission has conducted on an on-site inspection of the co regarding its production and sales of activated charcoal.  Full Article

Kuraray to merge unit KURARAY CHEMICAL
Wednesday, 28 Sep 2016 

Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>: Says it to merge unit KURARAY CHEMICAL on Jan. 1, 2017 .Says the unit to be dissolved after merger.  Full Article

R&I affirms Kuraray's rating at "A+" and says positive outlook
Thursday, 30 Jun 2016 

Kuraray Co Ltd <3405.T>: Says Rating and Investment Information, Inc. (R&I) affirmed the company's issuer rating at "A+" .Says rating outlook changed to positive from stable.  Full Article

Kuraray seen boosting profit in first half - Nikkei
Wednesday, 29 Jun 2016 

: Kuraray seen boosting profit in first half - Nikkei . Kuraray is expected to turn in a group operating profit of just over 32 bln yen ($311 mln) for the January-June half - Nikkei .Kuraray's sales apparently shrank 5 pct to about 250 bln yen for January-June half - Nikkei.  Full Article

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