Home    Resource Store    Past Issues    Buyers' Guide    Career Center    Subscriptions    Advertising    E-Newsletter    Contact

Textile World Photo Galleries
May/June 2015 May/June 2015

View Issue  |

Subscribe Now  |

Events

2015 Intertextile Shanghai Home Textiles - Autumn Edition
08/26/2015 - 08/28/2015

Hightex 2015 - 6th International Technical Textiles and Nonwovens Trade Fair
09/11/2015 - 09/13/2015

Nonwoven Nanofiber And Microfiber Fundamentals And Applications
09/14/2015 - 09/17/2015

- more events -

- submit your event -

Printer Friendly
Full Site
Textile News

BASF Bayer And Hoechst Combine Textile Activities

BASF, Bayer and Hoechst, all headquartered in Germany, have announced the consolidation of the companies textile activities into one newly created operation. According to the agreement, BASF will combine its textile chemical business with DyStar, the joint venture of Bayer and Hoechst. Each company will hold an equal share in this yet unnamed company. The newly formed company will have annual sales of 2 billion marks ($1 billion) and have a work force of approximately 4,700 employees worldwide.This venture will create the world's largest maker of textile dyes. The company is scheduled to begin operation April 1, 2000.


December 1999




Advertisement