BASF SE (BASFn.DE)
20 Jul 2018
FRANKFURT/BERLIN, July 19 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Thursday:
BEIJING Long accused of protectionist tactics that make it a difficult place for foreign firms to operate, China is trying to reverse that narrative amid an escalating trade war with the United States, green-lighting huge investments and portraying itself as a champion of openness.
BEIJING Germany's BASF managed to wrap up a preliminary deal to build China's first wholly foreign-owned chemicals complex quite quickly, aided in part by trade tensions between Beijing and Washington, sources with knowledge of the matter said.
* BASF chemicals complex coup came together quickly - sources
* CAPACITY DOUBLES WITH NEW PRODUCTION LINE IN SINGAPORE; STARTUP PLANNED IN 2021
FRANKFURT BASF is considering building a chemical production site in the South Chinese province of Guangdong, which the German chemicals group said would be its first wholly-owned plant in China.
BERLIN/FRANKFURT, June 28 The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Thursday:
FRANKFURT German chemicals group BASF has shut down production of ibuprofen at its plant in Bishop, Texas because of a technical problem, a spokesman for BASF said on Wednesday.
FRANKFURT, June 27 German chemicals group BASF has shut down production of ibuprofen at its plant in Bishop, Texas because of a technical problem, a spokesman for BASF said on Wednesday.
BRUSSELS The European Commission on Tuesday opened an in-depth investigation into the proposed purchase by Germany's BASF of Solvay's nylon business, saying such a deal could reduce competition in the supply of the nylon production chain.