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LyondellBasell Industries NV (LYB.N)

LYB.N on New York Stock Exchange

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20 Jul 2018
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Latest Key Developments (Source: Significant Developments)

Lyondellbasell Receives EU Antitrust Clearance For Acquisition Of A. Schulman
Wednesday, 27 Jun 2018 

LyondellBasell Industries NV ::LYONDELLBASELL RECEIVES EU ANTITRUST CLEARANCE FOR ACQUISITION OF A. SCHULMAN.LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES NV - TRANSACTION IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE IN SECOND HALF OF 2018.  Full Article

Lyondellbasell JV To Expand South Korea Polypropylene Capacity By 400,000 Tons/Year
Monday, 25 Jun 2018 

June 25 (Reuters) - LyondellBasell Industries NV ::POLYMIRAE, A LYONDELLBASELL JOINT VENTURE, TO EXPAND ITS POLYPROPYLENE CAPACITY BY 400,000 TONS/YEAR IN SOUTH KOREA.LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES NV - CONSTRUCTION ON JV'S PROJECT WILL BEGIN IN JANUARY 2019 AND OPERATIONS AT PLANT WILL BEGIN IN FIRST HALF OF 2021.  Full Article

LyondellBasell Sets Quarterly Dividend Of $1 Per Share
Friday, 1 Jun 2018 

June 1 (Reuters) - LyondellBasell Industries NV ::LYONDELLBASELL ANNOUNCES QUARTERLY DIVIDEND AND SHAREHOLDER APPROVAL OF NEW SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM.LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES NV <<>> SETS QUARTERLY DIVIDEND OF $1.00/SHR.LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES - SHAREHOLDERS APPROVED SHARE REPURCHASE PROGRAM AUTHORIZING CO TO REPURCHASE UPTO 10 PERCENT OF SHARES OVER NEXT 18 MONTHS.LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES - SHAREHOLDERS APPROVED AMENDMENTS TO ARTICLES OF ASSOCIATION TO IMPLEMENT TRANSITION FROM DUAL BOARD STRUCTURE TO UNITARY BOARD.  Full Article

Lyondellbasell Receives Chinese Antitrust Clearance For Acquisition Of A. Schulman
Tuesday, 22 May 2018 

May 22 (Reuters) - LyondellBasell Industries NV ::LYONDELLBASELL RECEIVES CHINESE ANTITRUST CLEARANCE FOR ACQUISITION OF A. SCHULMAN.LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES - DEAL WITH A. SCHULMAN IS EXPECTED TO CLOSE IN SECOND HALF OF 2018.  Full Article

A. Schulman Sets June 14 Special Meeting For Vote On Merger Agreement With LyondellBasell
Wednesday, 18 Apr 2018 

April 18 (Reuters) - A Schulman Inc ::A. SCHULMAN SETS JUNE 14, 2018 SPECIAL MEETING FOR VOTE ON MERGER AGREEMENT WITH LYONDELLBASELL.A SCHULMAN INC - A. SCHULMAN CONTINUES TO EXPECT TRANSACTION TO CLOSE IN SECOND HALF OF CALENDAR YEAR 2018.  Full Article

Lyondellbasell and Suez Purchase European Plastics Recycling Company ‍enters into agreement to purchase 50 pct stake in Quality Circular Polymers
Monday, 27 Nov 2017 

Nov 27 (Reuters) - Lyondellbasell Industries Nv ::LYONDELLBASELL AND SUEZ PURCHASE EUROPEAN PLASTICS RECYCLING COMPANY.LYONDELLBASELL - ‍ENTERED INTO DEFINITIVE AGREEMENT TO PURCHASE 50 PERCENT STAKE IN QUALITY CIRCULAR POLYMERS, A PLASTICS RECYCLING COMPANY IN NETHERLANDS​.LYONDELLBASELL INDUSTRIES - ‍UNDER TERMS OF AGREEMENT, LYONDELLBASELL WILL BE A 50 / 50 PARTNER IN QCP WITH SUEZ​.  Full Article

LyondellBasell board authorizes quarterly dividend
Wednesday, 15 Nov 2017 

Nov 15 (Reuters) - LyondellBasell Industries NV :LyondellBasell board authorizes quarterly dividend.LyondellBasell Industries NV - ‍supervisory board has authorized company's management board to declare a dividend of $0.90 per share​.  Full Article

LyondellBasell makes takeover approach to Braskem - WSJ
Monday, 30 Oct 2017 

Oct 30 (Reuters) - Braskem Sa :LyondellBasell makes takeover approach to Braskem - WSJ, citing sources.LyondellBasell deal could value the brazilian petrochemical company at well over $10 billion- WSJ‍​.  Full Article

Lyondellbasell Q3 earnings per share $2.67 from continuing operations
Friday, 27 Oct 2017 

Oct 27 (Reuters) - Lyondellbasell Industries Nv :Lyondellbasell Industries NV - qtrly ‍sales and other operating revenues $8.52 billion versus $7.37 billion .Lyondellbasell reports third quarter 2017 earnings.Q3 earnings per share $2.67 from continuing operations.Q3 earnings per share view $2.48 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S.Lyondellbasell - ‍estimate that lost sales volumes valued at q3 margins, additional related costs due to hurricane harvey storm impacted q3 results by about $200 million​.Lyondellbasell Industries NV - ‍ expect global markets will remain tight to balanced for remainder of 2017.Lyondellbasell Industries NV - ‍ expect the industry will be better positioned to absorb capacity additions during 2018​.Lyondellbasell - ‍hurricane harvey reduced inventories across petrochemical industry.Lyondellbasell - ‍hurricane harvey contributed to further delays in startup of new u.s. Ethylene & derivative capacity​.  Full Article

Fluor awarded contract by LyondellBasell
Monday, 9 Oct 2017 

Oct 9 (Reuters) - Fluor Corp :Fluor awarded contract for world’s largest propylene oxide and tertiary butyl alcohol plant.Fluor Corp - ‍Fluor booked undisclosed contract value into backlog in Q3 of 2017​.Fluor Corp- ‍ was selected by Lyondellbasell to perform engineering and procurement for its propylene oxide and tertiary butyl alcohol project​.  Full Article

Brazil M&A seen slowing in run-up to presidential election

SAO PAULO, July 18 Bankers and lawyers expect the pipeline of big deals in Brazil to shrink in coming months as financial and strategic acquirers avoid taking risks due to market volatility during a presidential campaign and doubts about the economy's recovery.