Solvay today published quarterly unaudited restated financial information for the first nine months of 2013 and the full year 2012 taking into account European Chlorovinyls’ discontinued operations.
Solvay announces doubling its Natural Vanillin production capacity in Melle, France.
Jean-Pierre Clamadieu, CEO of Solvay, today welcomed French President François Hollande, and the Minister of Labour, Employment, Vocational Training and Social Dialogue Michel Sapin, at the Group’s research laboratory in Aubervilliers, close to Paris.
Solvay at its Capital Markets Day in London presents its ongoing transformation to strengthen its business profile and confirms its strategy and vision, targeting higher growth, better returns and lower capital intensity. Over the past 18 months, the Group has reshaped its portfolio of activities enabled by a new organisation fostering an agile and entrepreneurial culture.
Solvay announces it has agreed to acquire the specialty chemical assets of ERCA Química, Ltda. in Brazil. This will allow the Group to more than double its production capacity in surfactants in Brazil and to serve customers in the agrochemicals, home & personal care, coatings, mining and oil & gas markets.