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2014-03-10 08:22:56

-- New FMC will be comprised of FMC Agricultural Solutions and FMC Health and Nutrition segments PHILADELPHIA, March 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation (NYSE: FMC) today announced plans to separate into two independent public companies, "New FMC," which will be comprised of FMC's Agricultural Solutions and Health and Nutrition segments and "FMC Minerals," which will be comprised of FMC's current Minerals segment. The company expects the separation, which remains subject to...

2013-01-23 16:21:42

HOUSTON, Jan. 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Natural Resource Partners L.P. (NYSE:NRP) today reported that it has acquired (1) a 48.51% general partner interest in OCI Wyoming L.P. and (2) 20% of the common shares and all of the preferred shares of OCI Wyoming Co. from subsidiaries of Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (NYSE:APC). NRP paid a net $292.5 million for the interests, after normal closing adjustments to the purchase price of $310 million. The agreement also contains an earn-out provision,...

2011-09-22 06:30:00

PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- FMC Corporation, Church & Dwight Co., Inc., and TATA Chemicals (Soda Ash) Partners have signed a definitive agreement to form a partnership to manufacture and market sodium-based, dry sorbents for air pollution control in electric utility and industrial boiler operations. The sorbents, primarily sodium bicarbonate and trona, are used by coal-fired utilities to remove harmful pollutants, such as acid gases, in flue-gas treatment processes....

2010-09-13 06:49:00

LONDON, September 13, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- - Soda Ash: Market Outlook to 2015 (10th edition, 2010) Global consumption of soda ash fell by 7.6% in 2009 to 44Mt, following growth of 4.2%py between 2000 and 2008. Consumers in the glass industry, which accounts for 53% of total demand, scaled back purchases during the global economic downturn. The fall was compounded by lower detergent and chemical output, the other major end-uses for soda ash. Emerging economies have been the...

2007-05-07 21:00:21

Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/reports/c56071) has announced the addition of "Indian Soda Ash Industry" to their offering. Soda Ash is a high volume, low value product and finds application in production of detergents (42% light soda ash), glass (23% dense soda ash), chemicals (17% mainly light soda ash), et al. The industry is characterised by logistic & energy intensiveness, capital intensive and cyclicality. India's soda ash manufacturing capacity...