British petrochemical company Ineos has been unveiled as the new main partner of French Ligue 1 football club OGC Nice

French multinational chemicals group Arkema has signed as the first naming rights partner of Division 1 Féminine, France’s top-flight women’s football league. Th

Serie A club Cagliari has signed its first sleeve partnership with Italian chemical firm Fluorsid Group

Japanese chemical company Asahi Kasei has entered into a multi-year partnership with the World Rally Championship motorsport series

US Formula One motor-racing team Haas F1 has signed a sponsorship deal with automotive products manufacturer Old World Industries.

RadiciGroup, a multinational corporation that operates across the chemicals, plastics and synthetics sectors, has become the main sponsor of Italian Serie A football club Atalanta.

Chemical and consumer goods company Henkel has upgraded its partnership with Fortuna Düsseldorf by becoming the main sponsor of the newly-promoted German Bundesliga football club.

Global lubricant company WD-40 has entered into a partnership with the International Motorcycling Federation’s (FIM) Speedway Grand Prix series.

Chemicals and advanced materials manufacturer Arkema has agreed a deal to become the first national supporter of next year’s Fifa Women’s World Cup in France.

The Ladies Professional Golf Association has entered into a new partnership with global science and technology specialist the Dow Company.

Japanese household insecticide company Earth Chemical has agreed a deal to sponsor the Tokyo 2020 summer Olympic and Paralympic Games.

The Dow Chemical Company has agreed a deal to become a top-tier partner of the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

Petrochemicals company Sasol has extended its partnership with the South African Football Association.

Italian Serie A football club Atalanta has signed up chemicals, plastics and synthetic fibres company RadiciGroup as its main sponsor for the Uefa Europa League and Coppa Italia competitions for the 2017-18 season.

German specialty chemicals company Lanxess has retained naming rights for the Lanxess Arena, a multi-purpose venue in its home city of Cologne.

The French Handball Federation (FFHB) has agreed a shirt sponsorship deal with specialty chemical company, the Sika Group.

Russian fertiliser producer PhosAgro has signed on as a sponsor of the 2016 World Chess Championship Match, which will take place in the US city of New York from November 11-30.

The World Superbike Championship (WSBK) has confirmed Motul, the French motor oils and industrial lubricants producer, as its new title sponsor.