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SOCMA Statement on USTR Court Brief and 301 Exclusions

The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) Vice President, Legal and Government Relations, Robert F. Helminiak released a statement today explaining that the Office of the United States Trade Representative (USTR) does not have an adequate exemption or exclusion process for Section 301 China Tariffs.

August 12, 2022

Synalloy Corporation Announces Rebrand to Ascent Industries Co.

Synalloy Corporation (Nasdaq: SYNL) (“Synalloy” or the “Company”), an industrials company focused on the production and distribution of industrial tubular products and specialty chemicals, is announcing a corporate rebrand from Synalloy Corporation to Ascent Industries Co. (“Ascent”) effective August 10, 2022.

August 11, 2022

Archroma to acquire the Textile Effects Business of Huntsman Corporation

Archroma, a global leader in sustainable specialty chemicals and solutions and a portfolio company of U.S.-based private investment firm SK Capital Partners (“SK Capital”), today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the Textile Effects business (“Textile Effects”) from Huntsman Corporation.

August 9, 2022

American Chemical Solutions Welcomes Todd Monette as Vice President of Operations

American Chemical Solutions (ACS), a leading global custom chemical toll manufacturer, today announced that Todd Monette will join the organization as Vice President of Operations. In his new role, Mr. Monette will support the organization’s mission to be a leader in the toll manufacturing business, supporting customers with diverse needs.

July 28, 2022

SOCMA Members Exhibit at Chemspec Europe in Frankfurt, Germany

SOCMA, as part of our commercial services, provides avenues for companies to identify B2B opportunities both in-person and on-demand. If you missed them at the show, connect with these companies and explore their capabilities online!

July 27, 2022

POWER Breaks Ground on Future Location

Along with Boise-based BVA Development and ESI Construction, representatives from POWER Engineers, Inc. broke ground on the company’s new Meridian, Idaho office on Friday.

July 18, 2022