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EVERCHEM UPDATE: VOL. 07 – Green Lights and Bailouts

EVERCHEM UPDATE: VOL. 07 – Green Lights and Bailouts

GREEN LIGHT: It’s that unwonted time of year again, the slow drag of December selloffs has finalized, and the purchasing department dogs are let loose. BAILOUTS: Once an economic downturn presents itself in grandiose enough manner to be leveraged, victimhood goes in vogue.

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Lockdown Lifted

Shanghai Is Finally Lifting Its COVID Lockdown

by Tyler DurdenTuesday, May 31, 2022 – 06:00 PM

After another two months of misery and lockdowns,

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Applied Adhesives Makes Another Acquisition

Arsenal’s APPLIED Adhesives

Acquires Alliance Adhesives

MINNETONKA, Minn., May 25, 2022 – APPLIED Adhesives, a premier custom adhesive solutions provider in North America,

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More on Inventories

Bloated inventories hit Walmart, Target and other retailers’ profits, trucking demand

Too much stock means lower truckload volumes, more intermodal business

Mark SolomonFriday,

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Petronas to Buy Perstorp

Malaysia’s Petronas in $2.4bn deal to buy Swedish chemical maker

Both companies see acquisition as opening new growth paths

Malaysia’s Petronas Chemicals is buying Swedish chemical maker Perstorp Holding.

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Bad Quarter for Sadara

Saudi-US chemical JV Sadara’s profit slips 97% on higher feedstock costs

Specialized in producing a wide range of specialty chemicals, the company said its profits were hit by an increase in feedstock costs.

Specialized in producing a wide range of specialty chemicals,

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BASF Increasing NPG Prices

BASF Increasing NPG Prices

BASF to increase prices for select polyalcohols in North and South America

FLORHAM PARK, NJ, May 16, 2022 – Effective June 1,

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