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May 4, 2016Sinopec Yangzi Petrochemical (YPC) is the first company to commercialize the UOP MaxEne process, developed by UOP. The technology is being applied at YPC’s integrated refinery...
May 2, 2016AkzoNobel announced on 29 April that it has started production at its fourth and largest plant for decorative paints in China....
April 29, 2016Zhejiang Petrochemical, a subsidiary of Rongsheng Holding Group (Hangzhou, China) has awarded a designing contract to three firms, including China Huanqiu Contracting and Engineering...
April 29, 2016The Chinese Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom) has announced that it is launching a one-year-long expiry review to decide whether the anti-dumping and anti-subsidy tariffs on European...
April 29, 2016Invista says that Xinjiang Blue Ridge Tunhe Chemical Industry (Changji, China) has started up its 46,000-m.t./year polytetramethylene ether glycol (PTMEG) production line at Changji...
April 29, 2016Brenntag says that it has agreed to acquire specialty chemicals distributor Whanee Corp. (Gwacheon, South Korea). Whanee serves mainly the South Korean market with a range of food and...
April 29, 2016AkzoNobel and Atul (Valsad, Gujarat, India), a private sector company, announced on Thursday that they have signed a letter of intent (LOI) to explore the feasibility of setting up a...
April 28, 2016A. Schulman says that it has opened a new color masterbatch facility in the Changshu High Tech Industrial Park CEDZ in Jiangsu Province, China. The new facility will produce Schulman's...
April 28, 2016PetroChina’s refining and chemicals business reports an operating profit of Rmb14.65 billion ($2.26 billion) in the first quarter of 2016 compared with an operating loss of...
April 28, 2016Sinopec on Thursday reported first-quarter net profit increases of more than 200% and said that amid low oil prices, its mid- and downstream segments became the main profit growth...