Chemicals and Plastics September 2018
In the chemicals and plastics sectors, the first half of 2018 was characterized by an escalating trade war between the U.S. and various trading partners, most notably China. President Trump began announcing tariffs on various imports in early 2018, with a focus on steel, aluminum, and other metals, though the administration also taxed lumber, solar panels, washing machines, a variety of Chinese-produced goods, and various other products.
Great American Group and Tiger Capital Group to Immediately Liquidate All 212 Bon-Ton Stores
Great American Group, LLC (GA), a leading provider of asset disposition and auction solutions, advisory and valuation services, and a subsidiary of B. Riley Financial, Inc. (NASDAQ:RILY), and Tiger Capital Group, LLC, a provider of asset valuation, advisory and disposition services, announced today that they have engaged with Bon-Ton Stores, Inc. to facilitate the orderly exit of the remaining 212 operating Bon-Ton locations across the United States.