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PPG introduces new waterborne primers
Published October 10, 2012
PPG has launched two new waterborne primer surfacers, Envirobase High Performance EPW115 Waterborne Speed Prime and Aquabase Plus P950-5505 Waterborne Primer Surfacer, for the automotive refinish industry. The low-VOC products are intended for use w… Read More »
PPG introduces new waterborne primers
Published October 10, 2012
PPG has launched two new waterborne primer surfacers, Envirobase High Performance EPW115 Waterborne Speed Prime and Aquabase Plus P950-5505 Waterborne Primer Surfacer, for the automotive refinish industry. The low-VOC products are intended for use w… Read More »
Published October 10, 2012
Repair and OEM coatings markets are fundamentally very different, as one shadows automotive production and the other follows more closely with customer preferences. Luke Johnson, senior analyst at GCiS China Strategic Research, discusses some of the findings from their recent market study on automotive coatings. Read More »
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published October 10, 2012
As the paint, coatings, adhesives and sealants industries continue to grow in China so too does the amount of investments being made there by manufacturers. Pictured above, Henkel recently started construction for its 150,000 square-meter adhesives factory in Shanghai Chemical Industry Park. The new facility will be the main adhesives manufacturing base in China and the Asia-Pacific region. Read More »
The Road Ahead 
A Look at China’s Automotive Coatings Market
Published October 10, 2012
Repair and OEM coatings markets are fundamentally very different, as one shadows automotive production and the other follows more closely with customer preferences. Luke Johnson, senior analyst at GCiS China Strategic Research, discusses some of the findings from their recent market study on automotive coatings. Read More »
Investments In China Continue To Expand
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published October 10, 2012
As the paint, coatings, adhesives and sealants industries continue to grow in China so too does the amount of investments being made there by manufacturers. Pictured above, Henkel recently started construction for its 150,000 square-meter adhesives factory in Shanghai Chemical Industry Park. The new facility will be the main adhesives manufacturing base in China and the Asia-Pacific region. Read More »
The Auto Refinish Market
By Kerry Pianoforte, Associate Editor
Published October 10, 2012
The auto refinish market remains flat in North America, but improving standards of living in developing countries are leading to an increase in cars in Asia and South America. Read More »
Published October 10, 2012
By Hernan Cavarra Frost & Sullivan Industrial and construction growth in Argentina during the past five years fueled the paints and coatings market and is expected to continue its fast pace. In the paints and coatings industry, like most Latin… Read More »
Published October 10, 2012
Designers from BASF Automotive Coatings have announced the results of its latest automotive color trend report. In the report, BASF color experts from North America, South America, Europe and Asia provide a forecast of the automotive colors of the fu… Read More »
Published October 10, 2012
The October issue of Coatings World is the CHINACOAT2012 Show Issue where we offer a Preview of the upcoming exhibition, which will take place Nov. 28-30 in Guangzhou. Each year CHINACOAT continues to grow and become more sophisticated, mirroring the… Read More »
Published October 8, 2012
Clariant recently launched a new high performance UV absorber Hostavin 3330 disp XP. Unveiled at EuroCoat 2012, Clariant presents an innovative formulation allowing waterborne coatings to reach the performance of conventional solventborne systems, ac… Read More »
Published October 8, 2012
Clariant recently launched a new high performance UV absorber Hostavin 3330 disp XP. Unveiled at EuroCoat 2012, Clariant presents an innovative formulation allowing waterborne coatings to reach the performance of conventional solventborne systems, ac… Read More »
Published October 8, 2012
Clariant recently launched a new high performance UV absorber Hostavin 3330 disp XP. Unveiled at EuroCoat 2012, Clariant presents an innovative formulation allowing waterborne coatings to reach the performance of conventional solventborne systems, ac… Read More »
Bayer MaterialScience honored by AkzoNobel
Published October 5, 2012
Bayer MaterialScience has been honored by AkzoNobel’s Automotive & Aerospace Coatings business (A&AC) with “The Alliance Award for Superior Partnership”. Bayer MaterialScience has long supplied the Amsterdam-based company an… Read More »
Bayer MaterialScience honored by AkzoNobel
Published October 5, 2012
Bayer MaterialScience has been honored by AkzoNobel’s Automotive & Aerospace Coatings business (A&AC) with “The Alliance Award for Superior Partnership”. Bayer MaterialScience has long supplied the Amsterdam-based company an… Read More »
Bayer MaterialScience honored by AkzoNobel
Published October 5, 2012
 Bayer MaterialScience has been honored by AkzoNobel’s Automotive & Aerospace Coatings business (A&AC) with “The Alliance Award for Superior Partnership”. Bayer MaterialScience has long supplied the Amsterdam-based comp… Read More »
Published October 1, 2012
AkzoNobel has signed an agreement to supply advanced paint technology to McLaren Automotive, building on the success of the existing corporate partnership with the Vodafone McLaren Mercedes (VMM) Formula 1 team. Through its Sikkens automotive brand,… Read More »
Published September 25, 2012
PPG Automotive Refinish has opened an automated, technologically advanced, color matching laboratory in Cleveland, Ohio. The announcement was made by Mary Kimbro, PPG global color director. A formal ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by PPG management… Read More »
Published September 25, 2012
PPG Automotive Refinish has opened an automated, technologically advanced, color matching laboratory in Cleveland, Ohio. The announcement was made by Mary Kimbro, PPG global color director. A formal ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by PPG management… Read More »
Published September 25, 2012
PPG Automotive Refinish has opened an automated, technologically advanced, color matching laboratory in Cleveland, Ohio. The announcement was made by Mary Kimbro, PPG global color director. A formal ribbon-cutting ceremony attended by PPG management… Read More »
Published September 17, 2012
PPG Industries reported net sales for the second quarter 2012 of $4 billion. Net income for the quarter was $362 million. Second quarter 2011 net sales were $4 billion, and net income was $340 million. “In the second quarter, PPG delivered the… Read More »
By Sean Milmo, Europe Correspondent
Published September 17, 2012
After the recession of 2008 coatings producers are in a better position to weather the impending economic storm. Read More »
Published September 17, 2012
PPG Industries reported net sales for the second quarter 2012 of $4 billion. Net income for the quarter was $362 million. Second quarter 2011 net sales were $4 billion, and net income was $340 million. “In the second quarter, PPG delivered the… Read More »
Published August 30, 2012
Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group and DuPont today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement whereby Carlyle will purchase DuPont Performance Coatings (DPC) for $4.9 billion in cash. The transaction is expected to close… Read More »
Published August 30, 2012
Global alternative asset manager The Carlyle Group and DuPont today announced that they have signed a definitive agreement whereby Carlyle will purchase DuPont Performance Coatings (DPC) for $4.9 billion in cash. The transaction is expected to close… Read More »
PPG promotes DPLV 2.1 VOC epoxy primers
Published August 28, 2012
PPG Automotive Refinish has announced the availability of its new DPLV 2.1 VOC-compliant series of epoxy primers. The multipurpose primers build on the success of the DPLF primers and take them to a more technologically advanced and environmentally p… Read More »
Published August 28, 2012
WorldSkills International, China's automotive refinish competition, was held recently at PPG Industries' new Shanghai Training Center. PPG helped organize the competition and provided tools, facilities and premium car-painting products for co… Read More »
PPG promotes DPLV 2.1 VOC epoxy primers
Published August 28, 2012
PPG Automotive Refinish has announced the availability of its new DPLV 2.1 VOC-compliant series of epoxy primers. The multipurpose primers build on the success of the DPLF primers and take them to a more technologically advanced and environmentally p… Read More »
PPG promotes DPLV 2.1 VOC epoxy primers
Published August 28, 2012
PPG Automotive Refinish has announced the availability of its new DPLV 2.1 VOC-compliant series of epoxy primers. The multipurpose primers build on the success of the DPLF primers and take them to a more technologically advanced and environmentally p… Read More »
Published August 28, 2012
WorldSkills International, China's automotive refinish competition, was held recently at PPG Industries' new Shanghai Training Center. PPG helped organize the competition and provided tools, facilities and premium car-painting products for co… Read More »
Published August 28, 2012
WorldSkills International, China's automotive refinish competition, was held recently at PPG Industries' new Shanghai Training Center. PPG helped organize the competition and provided tools, facilities and premium car-painting products for co… Read More »
BASF designers receive “red dot award” for presentation of automotive color trends
Published August 27, 2012
BASF Coatings and the design agency Are We Designer are joint winners of the “red dot award: communication design” for the design of their global automotive color trend book. The red dot award is a worldwide design awards. More than 6,00… Read More »
BASF designers receive “red dot award” for presentation of automotive color trends
Published August 27, 2012
BASF Coatings and the design agency Are We Designer are joint winners of the “red dot award: communication design” for the design of their global automotive color trend book. The red dot award is a worldwide design awards. More than 6,00… Read More »
BASF designers receive “red dot award” for presentation of automotive color trends
Published August 27, 2012
BASF Coatings and the design agency Are We Designer are joint winners of the “red dot award: communication design” for the design of their global automotive color trend book. The red dot award is a worldwide design awards. More than 6,00… Read More »
Published August 23, 2012
BASF is expanding its global automotive refinish training network. In Hanoi, Vietnam, a new Refinish Competence Center (RCC) has just opened, with new training centers in the pipeline for the United States and Italy. The openings are influenced by an… Read More »
Published August 23, 2012
BASF is expanding its global automotive refinish training network. In Hanoi, Vietnam, a new Refinish Competence Center (RCC) has just opened, with new training centers in the pipeline for the United States and Italy. The openings are influenced by an… Read More »
Published August 23, 2012
BASF is expanding its global automotive refinish training network. In Hanoi, Vietnam, a new Refinish Competence Center (RCC) has just opened, with new training centers in the pipeline for the United States and Italy. The openings are influenced by an… Read More »
Published August 17, 2012
BASF and Prosol Lacke + Farben GmbH signed a contract for the sale of the decorative paints business of Relius Coatings GmbH & Co. KG in Germany and Relius France SAS in France. The business encompasses construction paints and plaster as well as… Read More »
Published August 17, 2012
BASF and Prosol Lacke + Farben GmbH signed a contract for the sale of the decorative paints business of Relius Coatings GmbH & Co. KG in Germany and Relius France SAS in France. The business encompasses construction paints and plaster as well as… Read More »
Published August 17, 2012
BASF and Prosol Lacke + Farben GmbH signed a contract for the sale of the decorative paints business of Relius Coatings GmbH & Co. KG in Germany and Relius France SAS in France. The business encompasses construction paints and plaster as well as… Read More »
Published August 16, 2012
Revenue within the US automotive coatings manufacturing market has been forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.7percent over the next five years, to reach a total market value of $1.5 billion in 2017, according to new research… Read More »
Published August 16, 2012
Revenue within the US automotive coatings manufacturing market has been forecast to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.7percent over the next five years, to reach a total market value of $1.5 billion in 2017, according to new research… Read More »
Published August 15, 2012
BASF Shanghai Coatings Company Limited is investing in a new basecoat plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Shanghai, China. The new plant will increase the company's local production capacity for basecoat by 13,500 tons per year. Basec… Read More »
Published August 15, 2012
A judgement was handed down by a European court in June that Clariant Produkte (Deutschland GmbH), a German pigment manufacturer had been wrongfully claiming that Sudafast 132 (PY191) infringed its patent. It was also held that Clariant had issued un… Read More »
Published August 15, 2012
BASF Shanghai Coatings Company Limited is investing in a new basecoat plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Shanghai, China. The new plant will increase the company's local production capacity for basecoat by 13,500 tons per year. Basec… Read More »
Published August 15, 2012
BASF Shanghai Coatings Company Limited is investing in a new basecoat plant at the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Shanghai, China. The new plant will increase the company's local production capacity for basecoat by 13,500 tons per year. Basec… Read More »
Published July 26, 2012
Designers from BASF Automotive Coatings have announced the results of its latest automotive color trend report. In the report, BASF color experts from North America, South America, Europe and Asia provide a forecast of the automotive colors of the f… Read More »
By Charles W. Thurston, Latin America Correspondent
Published July 24, 2012
Growth has OEM’s ramping up investments in a major way. Read More »
By Tim Wright, Editor
Published July 24, 2012
Coming off an improved 2010 when most coatings companies began to experience recovery, 2011 continued the trend toward regaining financial ground from the economic downturn across most markets and regions. While most of the paint companies profiled i… Read More »
Published July 19, 2012
PPG Industries has received the necessary approvals from Indian authorities to expand its coatings joint venture and also to create a second joint venture with Asian Paints Ltd., India's largest coatings company. Financial terms were not disclose… Read More »



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