Shem Oirere, Africa Correspndent November 8, 2013 A plot developed by global Osaka-based paint maker Kansai Paint in 2010, to diversify geographically and also in terms of its products so as to mitigate the risk of too much dependence on the Asia market and the automobile sector, is slowly tur…
October 24, 2013 After the Carlyle Group acquired DuPont Performance Coatings for $4.9 billion last year, the company was renamed Axalta Coating Systems. Coatings World recently had the opportunity to talk about the rebranding process with Michael Crickenberger, vice president of marketing, corporate affairs and planning at Axalta Coatings Systems.
Dan Watson, Contributing Write October 24, 2013 China is currently the world’s second-largest economy, largest merchandise exporter, second-largest merchandise importer, second-largest destination of foreign direct investment (FDI), largest manufacturer, and largest holder of foreign exchange reserves.
Kerry Pianoforte, Editor October 24, 2013 From November 20-22 the Shanghai New International Expo Center will host CHINACOAT2013, the main attraction for raw material and equipment suppliers looking to benefit from China’s growing paint and coatings industry.
Shem Oirere, Africa Correspondent September 11, 2013 Counterfeit paints in the Africa market have continued to pose a threat to the expansion and earnings of paint manufacturers despite the companies reporting mixed experiences with this global problem