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SONGWON Industrial Group delivers another solid result for FY 2019

SONGWONSONGWON Industrial Group (www.songwon.com) today reported its financial results for FY 2019. SONGWON’s overall consolidated sales revenues for FY 2019 amounting to 814,340 Mil. KRW which marks a 3.2% increase compared to the consolidated sales for FY 2018 (788,738). After continuing to concentrate on its core business throughout the year, the result achieved in FY 2019 was SONGWON’s highest sales result since the company was founded.

Milliken & Company Finalizes Acquisition of Borchers

Milliken ChemicalMilliken & Company (“Milliken”), a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise, has formally acquired Borchers Group Limited (“Borchers”), a global specialty chemicals company known for its innovative high-performance coating additives and specialty catalyst solutions from The Jordan Company, L.P. (“TJC”). The transaction officially closed on Tuesday, January 28, 2020.

Milliken & Company Announces Intent to Acquire Borchers from The Jordan Company

Milliken ChemicalMilliken & Company (“Milliken”), a global diversified manufacturer with more than a century and a half of materials science expertise, announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Borchers Group Limited (“Borchers”), a global specialty chemicals company known for its innovative high-performance coating additives and specialty catalyst solutions from The Jordan Company, L.P. (“TJC”). The acquisition is expected to close in January 2020, subject to customary closing conditions.

Oerlikon partners with United Launch Alliance to manufacture launch vehicle flight components

Oerlikon partners with United Launch Alliance to manufacture launch vehicle flight components.Oerlikon AM, the additive manufacturing unit of global technology powerhouse Oerlikon, announces it will provide metal additively manufactured qualification and flight components for United Launch Alliance’s (ULA) next-generation Vulcan Centaur rocket. ULA is the world's most experienced and reliable launch service provider, with more than 130 launches and 100 percent mission success.

Clariant launches antimony-trioxide-free laser-marking system for livestock ear tags

Clariant launches antimony-trioxide-free laser-marking system for livestock ear tags.
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant is introducing a new antimony-trioxide-free system for molding and laser-marking thermoplastic urethane (TPU) ear tags used for identifying cattle and other livestock.

SONGWON partners with Uniwel to enhance PVC stabilizer business

JiangSu Uniwel Chemistry Co., Ltd. headquarters.
(Photo: Songwon Industrial Co., Ltd.)
Songwon Industrial Co., Ltd., the second largest manufacturer of polymer stabilizers in the world and a key global player in the polyvinyl chloride (PVC) stabilizer industry since 1965, has entered into a strategic co-operation agreement with JiangSu Uniwel Chemistry Co., Ltd., effective as of July 2019, to meet the ever-increasing need for PVC stabilizers. Both SONGWON and Uniwel will develop and manufacture the products, which will be sold under the companies’ respective brand names.

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