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Arkema SA (AKE.PA)

AKE.PA on Paris Stock Exchange

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18 Apr 2019
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Arkema Starts 30-Pct Photocure Resin Production Capacity Increase In China
Thursday, 11 Apr 2019 

April 11 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA ::ARKEMA STARTS A 30% PHOTOCURE RESIN PRODUCTION CAPACITY INCREASE AT ITS SARTOMER SITE IN CHINA.  Full Article

Arkema Opens New Powder Coating Resins Unit In India
Tuesday, 12 Feb 2019 

Feb 12 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA ::ARKEMA OPENS A NEW POWDER COATING RESINS UNIT IN INDIA.WILL INAUGURATE A NEW POLYESTER RESIN MANUFACTURING FACILITY IN NAVI MUMBAI, MAHARASHTRA ON FEBRUARY 13, 2019.THIS IS US$15 M INVESTMENT.  Full Article

French company Safran buys stake in OXIS Energy
Tuesday, 22 Jan 2019 

Jan 22 (Reuters) - Safran SA ::* Safran acquires stake in OXIS Energy, leader in lithium sulfur cell technology for high energy density battery systems .* Safran Corporate Ventures is participating in a £7 million round of fresh funding alongside Aerotec and new investors, including Arkema. The investments made by these companies take the total capital raised to just under £24m and include Samsung Ventures which contributed to the fund in December 2016..* Capital raised will be used to commercialize and automate the process of mass production of rechargeable Lithium Sulfur cells/modules .* OXIS intends to focus on the aviation, defense and the heavy electric vehicles markets, such as buses and trucks .  Full Article

Arkema Q3 EBITDA Rises To 374 Million Euros
Tuesday, 6 Nov 2018 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA ::Q3 EBITDA UP 5.4% ON Q3 2017 TO €374 MILLION.Q3 SALES UP 6.7% ON Q3 2017 (AT CONSTANT EXCHANGE RATES AND BUSINESS SCOPE) TO €2,167 MILLION.Q3 ADJUSTED NET INCOME €186 MILLION, UP 18 PERCENT YOY.OUTLOOK FOR FULL-YEAR 2018 CONFIRMED.  Full Article

Arkema Announces New Project To Produce Polyamide 12 In China Mid-2020‍​
Tuesday, 6 Feb 2018 

Feb 6 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA ::ANNOUNCES A NEW PROJECT TO PRODUCE POLYAMIDE 12 IN CHINA MID-2020‍​.A 25% EXPANSION IN ITS GLOBAL POLYAMIDE 12 POLYMERS PRODUCTION CAPACITIES.EXPANSION TO COMPLEMENT ITS MAJOR PROJECT IN THE BIO-BASED POLYAMIDE 11.EXPANSION TO SUPPORT ITS CUSTOMERS’ STRONG DEMAND IN ASIA.  Full Article

Arkema's Subsidiary Bostik Completes Acquisition Of XL Brands
Wednesday, 3 Jan 2018 

Jan 3 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA ::ARKEMA: BOSTIK COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF XL BRANDS.  Full Article

Arkema targets FY EBITDA in upper end of 1.31-1.35 billion euros range
Thursday, 9 Nov 2017 

Nov 9 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA ::Q3 SALES UP 10 PERCENT YOY TO EUR 2.02 BILLION.Q3 EBITDA UP 17 PERCENT AT EUR 355 MILLION.Q3 NET INCOME GROUP SHARE EUR ‍​142 MILLION VERSUS EUR 96 MILLION YEAR AGO.GENERATED +EUR 274 MILLION IN FREE CASH FLOW IN Q3 (VERSUS EUR 245 MILLION YEAR AGO).GLOBAL MACRO-ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT EXPECTED TO REMAIN VOLATILE IN Q4 2017.EXPECTS CONTRASTING TRENDS ACROSS GROUP'S END-MARKETS AND GEOGRAPHIC REGIONS IN Q4.IN Q4, EXPECTS HIGHER RAW MATERIALS PRICES THAN LAST YEAR AND STRONGER EURO AGAINST US DOLLAR.TARGETS FY EBITDA IN UPPER END OF EUR 1.31 BILLION TO EUR 1.35 BILLION RANGE ANNOUNCED IN AUGUST.  Full Article

Bostik acquires XL Brands in flooring adhesives in the United States
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - Arkema Sa :Bostik acquires XL Brands in flooring adhesives in the United States.Bostik says ‍offer for XL Brands​ based on a US$205 million enterprise value.  Full Article

Arkema's subsidiary Bostik acquires XL Brands in the United States
Monday, 6 Nov 2017 

Nov 6 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA ::ARKEMA: BOSTIK ACQUIRES XL BRANDS IN FLOORING ADHESIVES IN THE UNITED STATES.ARKEMA SA - ‍XL BRANDS OFFER BASED ON A US$205 MILLION ENTERPRISE VALUE​.‍WITH TRANSACTION, CO PURSUES DEVELOPMENT STRATEGY IN ADHESIVES THAT SHOULD EXCEED 1/3 OF GROUP SALES BY 2023​.‍PROPOSED ACQUISITION EXPECTED TO CLOSE END 2017 ​.  Full Article

Evacuation zone around Arkema Crosby facility lifted
Monday, 4 Sep 2017 

Sept 4 (Reuters) - ARKEMA SA : :1.5 MILE EVACUATION ZONE LIFTED FOR AREA SURROUNDING ARKEMA CROSBY FACILITY.PERIMETER OF ARKEMA CROSBY SITE SECURED.CROSBY FIRE DEPARTMENT AND UNIFIED COMMAND HAS DETERMINED IT IS SAFE FOR RESIDENTS TO RETURN TO THEIR HOMES‍​.  Full Article

Texas jury adds assault charges against chemical company, executive

HOUSTON, April 10 A Texas grand jury on Wednesday indicted chemicals manufacturer Arkema North America and one of its executives on assault charges, alleging they underplayed the dangers of a fire that injured two emergency workers called to the site during a fire.