Agriculture


Clariant completes its divestment program by reaching agreement to divest its Pigments business

ClariantClariant, a focused, sustainable and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced that it has reached definitive agreements for the divestment of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”) at an Enterprise Value (EV) of CHF 805 million to CHF 855 million on a cash and debt free basis, depending on an earn-out payment of CHF 50 million contingent on the 2021 financial performance of Clariant’s Pigments business. This represents a multiple of 10.7 to 11.4 times the stand-alone adjusted 12-month EBITDA per April 2021 (LTM).

Clariant lanza pigmentos en polvo y preparaciones pigmentarias para coloración de semillas en América Latina

La línea Agrocer está disponible en todo el mundo e incluye seis pigmentos en polvo y preparaciones pigmentarias que pueden mezclarse para formar una variedad de colores personalizados. 
(Fotografía: Clariant)Clariant, una de las empresas líderes mundiales en especialidades químicas, está lanzando en América Latina su línea completa de colorantes de semillas Agrocer. Fabricados como pigmentos en polvo y preparaciones pigmentarias, los colorantes Agrocer están disponibles en los seis colores más relevantes y fue comprobado su uso seguro en la coloración de semillas. Todos los productos Agrocer siguen las normas de ingredientes inertes de la Agencia de Protección Ambiental de EE. UU. (EPA, sigla en inglés) y están disponibles en todo el mundo.

Clariant collaborates with Indonesia's Pertamina in advanced biofuels assessment

Pertamina's project team visiting Clariant's pre-commercial sunliquid® plant in Straubing, Germany at the end of 2019. 
(Photo: Clariant)Clariant, a focused, sustainable, and innovative specialty chemical company, is working with Indonesia's state-owned oil and gas corporation, Pertamina, since 2018 to evaluate and test the feasibility of Clariant's sunliquid technology to process available regional feedstocks in Indonesia into the advanced biofuel, cellulosic ethanol.

Clariant will increase prices for Pigments & Pigment Preparations

ClariantClariant, a focused and innovative specialty chemical company, today announced global price increases across its product portfolio.

Milliken’s ColorDirection 2022 brings Emerging Confidence to fragile optimism

Milliken’s ColorDirection 2022 brings Emerging Confidence to fragile optimism.
(Photo © 2021 Milliken & Company, all rights reserved, MKPR237)In 2022 care and respect are high on the agenda as we step out with a brighter attitude and deeper optimism for global change. As the world recovers from a fragile time of vulnerability people have an Emerging Confidence that positive choices can make a difference in our daily lives, with care and respect high on the agenda.

OQ to Host Webinar on Modern Feeding Practice for High-performing Farm Animals

OQ to Host Webinar on Modern Feeding Practice for High-performing Farm Animals. 
(Photo: OQ, PR007)OQ is launching its series of webinars, themed ‘Connect.Learn.Do’, commencing on 10th of February, with a webinar entitled ‘Modern feeding practice for high-performing farm animals’, exploring the benefits to farmers, farm animals and the global food supply chain of feed additives, specifically n-Butyric acid derivatives.

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