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Solvay to acquire chemical assets

Solvay and INEOS, a privately-owned multinational chemicals company and Solvay have reached an agreement with International Chemical Investors Group (ICIG) to acquire assets being divested by INEOS.

Sigmatex awarded government funding to improve vehicle lightweighting

Sigmatex, a leading independent converter of carbon fiber, has been awarded UK government funding through the Advanced Manufacturing Supply Chain Initiative (AMSCI) to produce higher volumes of composites in the UK to accelerate vehicle lightweighting.