Notícias

janeiro 03, 2022
Clariant completes sale of its Pigments business
janeiro 03, 2022

Clariant today completed the sale of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”). As announced upon signing of the transaction, the base enterprise value of the sale amounts to CHF 805 million subject to closing accounts adjustments and before a potential earn-out payment of CHF 50 million which is subject to the business’ 2021 financial performance.

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dezembro 28, 2021
Clariant to purchase BASF’s U.S. Attapulgite business assets
dezembro 28, 2021

Clariant today announces that it has signed definitive agreements to acquire BASF’s U.S. Attapulgite business assets for USD 60 million in cash, including the signing of a long-term supply agreement for attapulgite-based products to BASF. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close in summer 2022.

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novembro 23, 2021
Clariant sets new 2025 financial targets and announces step-up in growth and profitability
novembro 23, 2021

Clariant today will announce new 2025 financial targets at its Capital Markets Day associated with its new purpose-led strategy. Clariant expects to grow sales by 4-6 % annually, reach an EBITDA margin range of 19-21 % and generate a free cash flow conversion rate of around 40 % by 2025. 

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outubro 28, 2021
Clariant significantly increased profitability in the third quarter of 2021 on the back of double-digit sales growth
outubro 28, 2021

Clariant today announced that the third quarter 2021 sales from continuing operations increased by a lofty 23 % in local currency and in Swiss francs to CHF 1.096 billion. Third quarter 2021 EBITDA margin increased to 16.4 % versus 14.2 % in the third quarter of 2020.

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julho 29, 2021
Clariant significantly increased profitability in the second quarter of 2021 on the back of double-digit sales growth
julho 29, 2021

Clariant today announced that the second quarter 2021 sales from continuing operations increased by 12 % in local currency to CHF 1.032 billion. This corresponds to an 11 % improvement in Swiss francs. Strong growth in Care Chemicals and Catalysis accompanied the particularly positive sales expansion reported in Natural Resources. This expansion was achieved via higher volumes and positive pricing in all Business Areas.

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junho 14, 2021
Clariant completes its divestment program by reaching agreement to divest its Pigments business
junho 14, 2021

The company has reached definitive agreements for the divestment of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”) at an Enterprise Value (EV) of CHF 805 million to CHF 855 million on a cash and debt free basis, depending on an earn-out payment of CHF 50 million contingent on the 2021 financial performance of Clariant’s Pigments business. 

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abril 29, 2021
Clariant returns to profitable growth, increasing both sales and profitability in the first quarter of 2021
abril 29, 2021

Clariant today announced first quarter 2021 continuing operations sales of CHF 1.002 billion, compared to CHF 1.019 billion in the first quarter of 2020. This corresponds to a 2 % increase in local currency, whereas depreciating currencies led to a 2 % decrease in Swiss francs. The local currency expansion was driven by positive pricing.

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abril 12, 2021
Clariant expands in China by opening a joint venture production facility in Cangzhou for high-end stabilizer additives
abril 12, 2021

The facility is jointly owned by Clariant and Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary Co., Ltd. (Tiangang), a privately owned producer and leading supplier of light stabilizers in China. 

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abril 07, 2021
Clariant’s shareholders approve all agenda items
abril 07, 2021

At today’s Annual General Meeting, the shareholders of Clariant approved all agenda items and resolutions proposed by the Board of Directors.

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março 18, 2021
Clariant strengthens position in China with inauguration of One Clariant Campus
março 18, 2021

Clariant today announced the official opening of its One Clariant Campus in Shanghai, China. Across a total floor space of approximately 24,000 m2, the Campus will be home to Clariant’s Greater China Operational Headquarters as well as the Innovation Center China. 

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março 17, 2021
Clariant presents its Integrated Report 2020
março 17, 2021

Clariant published its Integrated Report 2020, which provides transparency on the company's multidimensional approach to create value for all of its stakeholders by reviewing both tangible and intangible as well as financial and nonfinancial aspects of its business.

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março 11, 2021
Clariant and India Glycols tap into green renewables megatrend by forming joint venture
março 11, 2021

Clariant and India Glycols Limited (IGL) announced a strategic partnership to establish a 51-49% joint venture in renewable ethylene oxide (EO) derivatives.

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fevereiro 11, 2021
Clariant delivers robust performance in 2020, successfully mitigating COVID-19 pandemic impacts
fevereiro 11, 2021

Clariant today announced full year 2020 continuing operations sales of CHF 3.860 billion, compared to CHF 4.399 billion in 2019. This corresponds to a decrease of 5 % in local currency and 12 % in Swiss francs due to depreciating currencies versus the Swiss franc.

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fevereiro 01, 2021
Board of Directors decides on agenda items for the 26th Annual General Meeting
fevereiro 01, 2021

Clariant announces that its Board of Directors has decided on agenda items for the 26th AGM, which is scheduled for 7 April 2021.

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dezembro 28, 2020
SABIC submits agenda items for Clariant’s 26[th] Annual General Meeting
dezembro 28, 2020

Major shareholder SABIC has submitted two items for the agenda of the 26th Annual General Meeting of shareholders which is scheduled to take place on April 7, 2021.

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dezembro 09, 2020
Clariant appoints Conrad Keijzer as Chief Executive Officer
dezembro 09, 2020

Clariant today announced that Conrad Keijzer will become Clariant’s new Chief Executive Officer. The Board of Directors has appointed him in its meeting yesterday evening. Conrad Keijzer will officially join the company as of January 1, 2021.

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novembro 25, 2020
Clariant strengthens its core by transforming the portfolio, focusing and rightsizing its organization
novembro 25, 2020

Clariant today announced its plans to adapt and refocus its organization post divestments. Clariant is transforming itself towards a higher-value specialty portfolio focusing on its core Business Areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis and Natural Resources. The Group plans to rightsize regional organizations and service units in order to avoid remnant cost, thereby reducing complexity and increasing agility post the expiration of transitory service agreements following the closing of the divestitures.

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outubro 29, 2020
Clariant preserves profitability in first nine months of 2020 despite difficult economic environment
outubro 29, 2020

Clariant today announced continuing operations sales of CHF 2.838 billion in the first nine months of 2020, compared to CHF 3.272 billion in the first nine months of 2019. This corresponds to a decrease of 6 % in local currency due to lower demand and 13 % in Swiss francs attributable to unfavorable currency developments.

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julho 30, 2020
Clariant improves profitability in the first half of 2020 despite a difficult economic environment
julho 30, 2020

Clariant announced first half year 2020 continuing operations sales of CHF 1.945 billion, compared to CHF 2.229 billion in the first half year 2019. This corresponds to a decrease of 5 % in local currency due to lower demand and 13 % in Swiss francs, attributable to unfavorable currency developments.

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julho 14, 2020
Clariant receives fine following a European competition law investigation
julho 14, 2020

Clariant today announced that a fine of EUR 155.8 million was imposed as the European Commission has completed its investigation into the ethylene purchasing market.

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janeiro 03, 2022
Clariant completes sale of its Pigments business
janeiro 03, 2022

Clariant today completed the sale of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”). As announced upon signing of the transaction, the base enterprise value of the sale amounts to CHF 805 million subject to closing accounts adjustments and before a potential earn-out payment of CHF 50 million which is subject to the business’ 2021 financial performance.

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dezembro 28, 2021
Clariant to purchase BASF’s U.S. Attapulgite business assets
dezembro 28, 2021

Clariant today announces that it has signed definitive agreements to acquire BASF’s U.S. Attapulgite business assets for USD 60 million in cash, including the signing of a long-term supply agreement for attapulgite-based products to BASF. The acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions and is expected to close in summer 2022.

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novembro 23, 2021
Clariant sets new 2025 financial targets and announces step-up in growth and profitability
novembro 23, 2021

Clariant today will announce new 2025 financial targets at its Capital Markets Day associated with its new purpose-led strategy. Clariant expects to grow sales by 4-6 % annually, reach an EBITDA margin range of 19-21 % and generate a free cash flow conversion rate of around 40 % by 2025. 

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outubro 28, 2021
Clariant significantly increased profitability in the third quarter of 2021 on the back of double-digit sales growth
outubro 28, 2021

Clariant today announced that the third quarter 2021 sales from continuing operations increased by a lofty 23 % in local currency and in Swiss francs to CHF 1.096 billion. Third quarter 2021 EBITDA margin increased to 16.4 % versus 14.2 % in the third quarter of 2020.

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outubro 15, 2021
Clariant completes construction of first commercial sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol plant in Podari, Romania
outubro 15, 2021

Clariant today announced the official completion of its sunliquid® cellulosic ethanol plant in Podari, Romania. The completed construction is an important next step for the commercial deployment of sunliquid® technology and thus supports Clariant’s sunliquid® licensing business strategy. The facility will be operational in the fourth quarter, producing cellulosic ethanol from agricultural residues. 

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agosto 23, 2021
Clariant adquire os 70% restantes da Beraca, empresa brasileira de especialidades em cuidados pessoais, para assumir controle total da companhia
agosto 23, 2021

A Clariant assinou contrato para adquirir os 70% restantes da Beraca, empresa brasileira de especialidades para cuidados pessoais, fundada pela família Sabará. A aquisição está sujeita a aprovações regulatórias, e a expectativa é que seja concluída no último trimestre de 2021.

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julho 29, 2021
Clariant significantly increased profitability in the second quarter of 2021 on the back of double-digit sales growth
julho 29, 2021

Clariant today announced that the second quarter 2021 sales from continuing operations increased by 12 % in local currency to CHF 1.032 billion. This corresponds to an 11 % improvement in Swiss francs. Strong growth in Care Chemicals and Catalysis accompanied the particularly positive sales expansion reported in Natural Resources. This expansion was achieved via higher volumes and positive pricing in all Business Areas.

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julho 01, 2021
Clariant and India Glycols successfully established joint venture for renewable ethylene oxide derivatives
julho 01, 2021

Clariant and India Glycols Limited (IGL) today announced the successful creation of their 51-49% joint venture for renewable ethylene oxide (EO) derivatives after receiving all necessary regulatory approvals. The joint venture will operate under the name Clariant IGL Specialty Chemicals Private Limited.

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junho 14, 2021
Clariant completes its divestment program by reaching agreement to divest its Pigments business
junho 14, 2021

The company has reached definitive agreements for the divestment of its Pigments business to a consortium of Heubach Group (“Heubach”) and SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”) at an Enterprise Value (EV) of CHF 805 million to CHF 855 million on a cash and debt free basis, depending on an earn-out payment of CHF 50 million contingent on the 2021 financial performance of Clariant’s Pigments business. 

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abril 29, 2021
Clariant returns to profitable growth, increasing both sales and profitability in the first quarter of 2021
abril 29, 2021

Clariant today announced first quarter 2021 continuing operations sales of CHF 1.002 billion, compared to CHF 1.019 billion in the first quarter of 2020. This corresponds to a 2 % increase in local currency, whereas depreciating currencies led to a 2 % decrease in Swiss francs. The local currency expansion was driven by positive pricing.

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abril 12, 2021
Clariant expands in China by opening a joint venture production facility in Cangzhou for high-end stabilizer additives
abril 12, 2021

The facility is jointly owned by Clariant and Beijing Tiangang Auxiliary Co., Ltd. (Tiangang), a privately owned producer and leading supplier of light stabilizers in China. 

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abril 07, 2021
Clariant’s shareholders approve all agenda items
abril 07, 2021

At today’s Annual General Meeting, the shareholders of Clariant approved all agenda items and resolutions proposed by the Board of Directors.

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março 18, 2021
Clariant strengthens position in China with inauguration of One Clariant Campus
março 18, 2021

Clariant today announced the official opening of its One Clariant Campus in Shanghai, China. Across a total floor space of approximately 24,000 m2, the Campus will be home to Clariant’s Greater China Operational Headquarters as well as the Innovation Center China. 

more
março 17, 2021
Clariant presents its Integrated Report 2020
março 17, 2021

Clariant published its Integrated Report 2020, which provides transparency on the company's multidimensional approach to create value for all of its stakeholders by reviewing both tangible and intangible as well as financial and nonfinancial aspects of its business.

more
março 11, 2021
Clariant and India Glycols tap into green renewables megatrend by forming joint venture
março 11, 2021

Clariant and India Glycols Limited (IGL) announced a strategic partnership to establish a 51-49% joint venture in renewable ethylene oxide (EO) derivatives.

more
fevereiro 11, 2021
Clariant delivers robust performance in 2020, successfully mitigating COVID-19 pandemic impacts
fevereiro 11, 2021

Clariant today announced full year 2020 continuing operations sales of CHF 3.860 billion, compared to CHF 4.399 billion in 2019. This corresponds to a decrease of 5 % in local currency and 12 % in Swiss francs due to depreciating currencies versus the Swiss franc.

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fevereiro 01, 2021
Board of Directors decides on agenda items for the 26th Annual General Meeting
fevereiro 01, 2021

Clariant announces that its Board of Directors has decided on agenda items for the 26th AGM, which is scheduled for 7 April 2021.

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dezembro 28, 2020
SABIC submits agenda items for Clariant’s 26[th] Annual General Meeting
dezembro 28, 2020

Major shareholder SABIC has submitted two items for the agenda of the 26th Annual General Meeting of shareholders which is scheduled to take place on April 7, 2021.

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dezembro 09, 2020
Clariant appoints Conrad Keijzer as Chief Executive Officer
dezembro 09, 2020

Clariant today announced that Conrad Keijzer will become Clariant’s new Chief Executive Officer. The Board of Directors has appointed him in its meeting yesterday evening. Conrad Keijzer will officially join the company as of January 1, 2021.

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novembro 25, 2020
Clariant strengthens its core by transforming the portfolio, focusing and rightsizing its organization
novembro 25, 2020

Clariant today announced its plans to adapt and refocus its organization post divestments. Clariant is transforming itself towards a higher-value specialty portfolio focusing on its core Business Areas: Care Chemicals, Catalysis and Natural Resources. The Group plans to rightsize regional organizations and service units in order to avoid remnant cost, thereby reducing complexity and increasing agility post the expiration of transitory service agreements following the closing of the divestitures.

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