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H.B. Fuller to Build New Facility in Egypt

Wednesday, August 4, 2021 - 8:30am

Fuller (NYSE: FUL), a leading global adhesive manufacturer, announced today a strategic investment to build a new facility in Cairo to support customers increased demand in the fast-growing markets of Egypt, Turkey, Middle East and Africa.

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  • Fuller (NYSE: FUL), a leading global adhesive manufacturer, announced today a strategic investment to build a new facility in Cairo to support customers increased demand in the fast-growing markets of Egypt, Turkey, Middle East and Africa.
  • Fuller to build a new adhesives manufacturing plant in Egypt.
  • Fuller has been a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives.
  • Fullers commitment to innovation brings together people, products and processes that answer and solve some of the worlds biggest challenges.

Kraton Corporation Announces Price Increase For HSBC Products

Monday, August 2, 2021 - 11:30am

HOUSTON, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Kraton Corporation(NYSE: KRA), a leading global sustainable producer ofspecialty polymers and high-value bio-based products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, announces a general price increase of 440 USD/MT ($0.20 cents per pound) for all HSBC products.

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  • HOUSTON, Aug. 2, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --Kraton Corporation(NYSE: KRA), a leading global sustainable producer ofspecialty polymers and high-value bio-based products derived from pine wood pulping co-products, announces a general price increase of 440 USD/MT ($0.20 cents per pound) for all HSBC products.
  • This action is driven by the recent raw material cost increases and increases in energy prices and logistics costs.
  • This increase will be effective September 1st, 2021, and/or subject to the terms of any applicable contracts and obligations.
  • Kraton Corporation(NYSE "KRA") is a leading global producer of specialty polymers and high-value performance products derived from renewable resources.Kraton'spolymers are used in a wide range of applications, including adhesives, coatings, consumer and personal care products, sealants and lubricants, and medical, packaging, automotive, paving and roofing products.

Worldwide High Temperature Sealant Industry to 2026 - Increasing Demand from Electrical & Electronics Market - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 4:48pm

High temperature sealant is a high-performance sealant designed especially for extremely high temperature applications.

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  • High temperature sealant is a high-performance sealant designed especially for extremely high temperature applications.
  • Hence, owing to the growing applications in the electrical and electronics industry especially in Asia-Pacific and North American countries, the demand for high temperature sealants is expected to increase over the forecast period.
  • Due to the high demand application in countries like China, India, and Japan, the market for high temperature sealants has been increasing.
  • The aforementioned factors, coupled with government support, are contributing to the increasing demand for high temperature sealant market during the forecast period.

South Africa Manufacture of Adhesives and Sealants Industry Report 2021: Increasing Demand for Packaging and Labelling Adhesives as eCommerce Grows - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Friday, July 23, 2021 - 9:54am

The "The Manufacture of Adhesives and Sealants in South Africa 2021" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "The Manufacture of Adhesives and Sealants in South Africa 2021" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • Demand for adhesives and sealants has been mixed since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.
  • Growth Areas: The increase in ecommerce resulted in increased demand for packaging and labelling adhesives.
  • This report focuses on the manufacture of adhesives and sealants in South Africa.

Insights on the Insulating Glass Window Global Market to 2025 - Featuring AGC, Central Glass and Dymax Among Others - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 4:55pm

Based on Sealant Type, the Insulating Glass Window Market is examined across Epoxy, Hot-melt Butyl, Polyisobutylene, Polysulfide, Polyurethane, and Silicone.

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  • Based on Sealant Type, the Insulating Glass Window Market is examined across Epoxy, Hot-melt Butyl, Polyisobutylene, Polysulfide, Polyurethane, and Silicone.
  • Based on Geography, the Insulating Glass Window Market is examined across Americas, Asia-Pacific, and Europe, Middle East & Africa.
  • What are the inhibiting factors and impact of COVID-19 shaping the Global Insulating Glass Window Market during the forecast period?
  • What are the modes and strategic moves considered suitable for entering the Global Insulating Glass Window Market?

H.B. Fuller and Covestro Join Forces to Make Adhesives More Sustainable

Thursday, July 22, 2021 - 9:00am

Fuller and Covestro join forces to make adhesives more sustainable (Photo: Business Wire)

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  • Fuller and Covestro join forces to make adhesives more sustainable (Photo: Business Wire)
    "We are driven by the very present need to reduce CO2 emissions and look after the world around us, and so too are our customers, says Iaki Sigler, H.B.
  • Together with our partner, Covestro, we see this new, strategic product development as an investment in all our futures and a commitment to a more sustainable world."
  • Fuller as our first customer for adhesive applications with a mass-balanced product, says Dr. Thorsten Dreier, Head of Coatings and Adhesives at Covestro.
  • Fuller has been a leading global adhesives provider focusing on perfecting adhesives, sealants and other specialty chemical products to improve products and lives.

MS Polymers Market by Type, Application, End-use Industry and Region - Global Forecast to 2026 - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Tuesday, July 20, 2021 - 12:41pm

The "Global MS Polymers Market by Type (SMP, SPUR), Application (Adhesives & Sealant, Coatings), End-use Industry (Building & Construction, Automotive & Transportation, Industrial Assembly, Electronics), and Region - Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

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  • The "Global MS Polymers Market by Type (SMP, SPUR), Application (Adhesives & Sealant, Coatings), End-use Industry (Building & Construction, Automotive & Transportation, Industrial Assembly, Electronics), and Region - Forecast to 2026" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
  • The Global MS Polymers market is projected to grow from USD 1.4 Billion in 2021 to USD 1.9 Billion by 2026, at a CAGR of 6.1% between 2021 and 2026.
  • The key factor driving the growth of the market includes environmental regulations in North American and European countries for the use of solvent- and isocyanate-based adhesives.
  • APAC is forecasted to be the fastest-growing MS Polymers market during the forecast period.

Worldwide Styrene Ethylene Butylene Styrene Industry to 2026 - Adhesive & Sealant Segment Witnessing Increase in Demand - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Wednesday, July 7, 2021 - 12:36pm

Due to this, SEBS-borne PSAs (pressure sensitive adhesives) are replacing natural PSAs in a variety of applications, which has increased the consumption of SEBS in the adhesive and sealant industry.

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  • Due to this, SEBS-borne PSAs (pressure sensitive adhesives) are replacing natural PSAs in a variety of applications, which has increased the consumption of SEBS in the adhesive and sealant industry.
  • Advanced production techniques, like co-extrusion with a polyolefin backing related to adhesives and sealants, have further broadened the scope for SEBS.
  • Hence, with increasing in demand for adhesives & sealants from such industries, the production is also increasing in the region to cater the market demand.
  • Therefore, with growing automotive production in such countries, the demand for SEBS is further expected to increase in the region.

Orion Engineered Carbons Announces Second Quarter 2021 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 9:30pm

Additionally, a live and archived webcast of the conference call will be available in the investor relations section of the company's website at: orioncarbons.com .

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  • Additionally, a live and archived webcast of the conference call will be available in the investor relations section of the company's website at: orioncarbons.com .
  • About Orion Engineered Carbons S.A.
    Orion Engineered Carbons (NYSE:OEC) is a global supplier of carbon black products including high-performance specialty gas blacks, acetylene blacks, furnace blacks, lamp blacks, thermal blacks, and other carbon blacks that tint, colorize and enhance the performance of polymers, plastics, paints and coatings, inks and toners, textile fibers, adhesives and sealants, batteries, tires, and mechanical rubber goods, such as automotive belts and hoses.
  • The company has over 125 years of history providing customized solutions from a network of 14 global production sites and is dedicated to responsible business practices that emphasize reliability, innovation and sustainability.
  • For more information, please visit orioncarbons.com .

Bostik announces the launch of its new Polyurethane sealants line for the Sealing & Bonding construction markets

Tuesday, July 6, 2021 - 2:04pm

COLOMBES, France, July 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bostik, the Adhesive Solutions division of Arkema, has implemented an ambitious development programme strengthening its polyurethane (PU) sealants with a particular focus on Sealing & Bonding applications for the construction market.

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  • COLOMBES, France, July 6, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Bostik, the Adhesive Solutions division of Arkema, has implemented an ambitious development programme strengthening its polyurethane (PU) sealants with a particular focus on Sealing & Bonding applications for the construction market.
  • This new range of products enables Bostik to be well positioned in this business driven by new construction in emerging countries and steady demand for higher quality solutions.
  • This programme aims to increase Bostik's position on its targeted markets of construction in emerging countries.
  • According to Marc-Antoine Mallet, Sealing & Bonding Director at Bostik, "This ambitious programme has helped us address the market's growing expectations in terms of quality and sustainability for PU products.