France issues €951m price-fixing fines

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Record penalty for L’Oréal and consumer goods groups

Johnson Matthey sells refineries

FTSE 100 company accelerates plans to refocus on core operations

Burkards move to oust Sika directors

Founding family seeks to safeguard stake sale to Saint-Gobain

Saint-Gobain targets Sika takeover bid

French industrials conglomerate launches SFr2.75bn offer

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Cheap energy is the new cheap labour

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Samsung sells chemicals and defence stakes

Sales worth Won1.9tn part of heir apparent’s moves to cement control

Loeb wins battle to appoint Dow directors

Deal with activist heads off potential showdown at annual meeting

Dow agrees new directors after Loeb push

America’s largest chemical company will appoint four new independents to board

Manufacturing catalysts for controlling emissions from heavy duty diesel vehicles

Regulation boosts Johnson Matthey sales

Chemicals company forecasts more growth for catalytic converters

Loeb turns up the heat on Dow Chemical

Third Point forms ‘shadow’ advisory board ahead of annual meeting

New drugs drive rising sales at Bayer

German group shifts toward life sciences

Lufthansa and Linde temper expectations

Airline cutting operating profit forecast as revenue growth slows

DuPont resists calls for break-up

Chief of chemicals group defends conglomerate structuring

Poland’s Grupa Azoty targets 10 deals

Chemicals group ‘in a rush’ as it aims to expand globally

BASF cuts forecast amid China slowdown

Chemical group revises sales projection in face of uncertainty

Dow chief responds to Loeb pressure

Andrew Liveris promises to be a ‘great listener’

Norway consumed by Yara soap opera

Rare corporate drama plays out over collapsed merger talks

Honeywell and DuPont hit by EU antitrust

Collaboration over coolant to meet emissions rules falls foul

Platform Specialty grabs Arysta for $3.5bn

Ackman-backed chemical group will double its size with Irish deal

Yara and CF call off $27bn merger plan

Questions raised over conduct of Yara’s board in failed tie-up


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