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April 27, 2015
Praxair says it has signed a long-term contract with China National Offshore Oil Company (CNOOC) to supply industrial gases for CNOOC’s refinery and chemical production...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Praxair-to-expand-capacity-in-China-to-supply-CNOOC_69858.html
April 27, 2015
Showa Denko says that it will establish a company next month that will take over its phenolic resins business. Showa Denko will transfer 85% of the shares in the new company to Aica...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Showa-Denko-to-sell-phenolic-resins-business-to-Aica-Kogyo_69831.html
April 27, 2015
S-Oil Corp. (Seoul), South Korea's third-largest oil refiner by sales, majority owned by Saudi Aramco, today announced a major increase in first-quarter profits. Net income was 211.25...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/S-Oils-first-quarter-profits-soar-on-better-margins_69840.html
April 27, 2015
Solvay says that it today broke ground on a facility that will produce highly dispersible silica (HDS) at Gunsan, South Korea. The 80,000-m.t./year HDS plant is expected to become...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Solvay-builds-silica-plant-in-South-Korea_69827.html
April 27, 2015
Zeon (Tokyo) says that it will expand production capacity at its Mizushima, Japan, site for thermoplastic elastomers sold under the brand Quintac, which is used mainly as a raw...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Zeon-to-expand-production-capacity-for-thermoplastic-elastomers_69825.html
April 27, 2015
China’s imports of aromatics were mostly higher in March versus February amid market concerns of tight supplies, falling inventories, and plant turnarounds, the latest statistics...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/China-imports-more-aromatics-in-March-amid-tight-supply-lower-inventories-plant-turnarounds_69824.html
April 24, 2015
South Korea’s benzene exports to China will exceed 95,000 m.t. for a fourth consecutive month amid firm domestic demand, data obtained by IHS Chemical show. About 95,000 m.t. of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/South-Koreas-benzene-exports-to-China-will-exceed-95000-m-t-in-April-for-fourth-straight-month_69798.html
April 24, 2015
Toray Industries says that its wholly owned subsidiary Toray Advanced Materials Korea (TAK; Seoul) has acquired additional shares in Toray Chemical Korea (Seoul), formerly Woongjin...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Toray-completes-tender-offer-for-former-Woongjin-Chemical_69794.html
April 24, 2015
Toyo Engineering (Narashino, Japan) today confirmed that it has been awarded a contract by Shin-Etsu Chemical’s Shintech subsidiary in the United States to construct the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/CB-and-I-Toyo-Engineering-confirm-contracts-for-Shin-Etsus-ethane-cracker-project-in-US_69793.html
April 24, 2015
Chang Chun Chemical (Changshu, China) has started operations at its second bisphenol A (BPA) plant at Changshu, technology provider Badger says.The 135,000-m.t./year plant...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Chang-Chun-Chemical-starts-up-second-Badger-process-BPA-plant-in-China_69791.html
April 23, 2015
Showa Denko says that it has expanded production capacity at Kawasaki, Japan for high-purity hydrogen bromide (HBr), which is used in the manufacture of semiconductors, by 1.5 times to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Showa-Denko-expands-high-purity-hydrogen-bromide-capacity-in-Japan_69707.html
April 23, 2015
Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) says that it has signed agreements to supply its customers in China with an aggregate 1.1 million m.t. of potash during 2015.The agreements...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/ICL-signs-major-potash-supply-deals-with-China_69711.html
April 23, 2015
India has extended antidumping duties on acetone imports from Japan and Thailand by one year, the Ministry of Finance (New Delhi) says. The tariffs will remain in force until 8 April...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/India-extends-dumping-duties-on-acetone-from-Japan-Thailand-by-one-year_69705.html
April 23, 2015
Sumitomo Chemical has revised its earnings and sales forecasts for the full fiscal year ended 31 March 2015. Sumitomo expects to record a net profit of ¥51.0 billion ($425 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Sumitomo-Chemical-upgrades-earnings-sales-projections_69708.html
April 22, 2015
Jacobs Engineering says that it has acquired a controlling interest in Suzhou Han’s Chemical Engineering Co. (SHCE; Suzhou, China). In 2013, Jacobs signed an option agreement...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Jacobs-acquires-controlling-stake-in-Suzhou-Hans-Chemical-Engineering_69669.html
April 22, 2015
The US FDA issued a warning letter on 6 April to the active pharmaceutical ingredient (API) manufacturing facility of Yunnan Hande Bio-Tech—located at Kunming, China—for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/FDA-issues-warning-letter-to-API-plant-in-China_69660.html
April 21, 2015
Tate & Lyle (London) today announced it would restructure its Splenda sucralose operations and exit most of its European bulk food ingredients business to further focus on and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/singapore/Tate-and-Lyle-to-close-Singapore-sucralose-plant-exit-European-bulk-ingredients-JV-with-ADM_69632.html
April 21, 2015
The Chinese government has issued rare earth oxides (REO) production quotas for the first half of 2015, according to a notice published by the Ministry of Industry and Information...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/China-issues-rare-earth-oxide-production-quota-for-first-half-of-2015_69642.html
April 21, 2015
Mitsui & Co. says that it has entered into cooperation and equipment lease agreements with the Innovative Composite Materials Research and Development Center (ICC; Hakusan, Japan)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Mitsui-and-Co-agrees-with-Japan-research-center-to-develop-new-production-methods-for-carbon-fiber-composite-materials_69626.html
April 21, 2015
Showa Denko says that it has decided to build a plant at Shanghai to produce high-purity hydrogen fluoride, a specialty gas used to produce semiconductors. The new plant will be built...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Showa-Denko-builds-high-purity-hydrogen-fluoride-plant-in-China_69622.html
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