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February 27, 2014
Air Products and Nippon Steel & Sumikin Pipeline & Engineering (NSPE; Tokyo) jointly announced today the signing of an agreement signifying their intent to work together on...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Air-Products-signs-collaboration-agreement-for-hydrogen-fueling-in-Japan_59156.html
February 27, 2014
Aemetis (Cupertino, CA), a maker of advanced fuels and renewable chemicals, announced that its 50-million gal/year capacity biodiesel and refined glycerin production facility at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Aemetis-commissions-Indian-biodiesel-plant_58539.html
February 27, 2014
The Dalian Commodities Exchange (DCE; Dalian, China) polypropylene (PP) futures contract will commence trading on 28 February, the same day as the Dubai Gold & Commodities Exchange...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/DCE-to-launch-PP-futures-contract-on-28-February_59117.html
February 27, 2014
Lee Sang Ju, senior v.p. and head of global R&D at Hankook Tire and Joachim Grub, senior v.p. and head of performance butadiene rubbers business unit at Lanxess signed the MOU...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Lanxess-and-Hankook-Tire-enter-into-technical-partnership_59146.html
February 27, 2014
Bayer plans to acquire Dihon Pharmaceutical Group (Kunming, China), a privately held pharmaceutical company specializing primarily in over-the-counter (OTC) and herbal traditional...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Bayer-to-acquire-Chinese-pharmaceutical-company_59143.html
February 27, 2014
Huntsman Corp. today officially opened a new thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU) production facility in the Jinshan Second Industry Zone at Shanghai, China. The plant, which cost $20...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Huntsman-opens-thermoplastic-polyurethanes-facility-in-Shanghai_59141.html
February 26, 2014
Ranbaxy Laboratories (Gurgaon, India) says that it has temporarily suspended shipping active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) produced at its plants at Toansa and Dewas, India. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Ranbaxy-stops-API-shipments-from-Indian-plants_59112.html
February 26, 2014
Belarusian Potash Co. (BPC) has signed a contract to export potash fertilizers to China in the first half of 2014, the Belarusian Telegraph Agency said on Tuesday. BPC’s contract...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Belarusian-Potash-Co-signs-contract-to-export-potash-to-China_59109.html
February 26, 2014
Cytec Industries says it has extended the existing distribution agreement between Cytec Process Materials and Argosy International (New York). The agreement, which already included the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Cytec-Process-Materials-extends-distribution-agreement-in-Asia-with-Argosy_59107.html
February 26, 2014
Showa Denko says it has decided to increase its capacity for supplying high-purity nitrous oxide (N2O), a specialty gas for semiconductor production, by cooperating with Dooam...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Showa-Denko-builds-high-purity-nitrous-oxide-capacity-in-South-Korea_59105.html
February 26, 2014
BASF says sales to customers in Asia/Pacific were €12.5 billion ($17.17 billion) in 2013, which is unchanged compared with 2012. BASF companies located in the region had total...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/BASF-reports-flat-sales-in-Asia_59103.html
February 25, 2014
Dow Building Solutions, a subsidiary of Dow Chemical, has completed converting its three styrofoam extruded polystyrene (XPS) plants in Japan to new polymeric flame-retardant (FR)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Dow-completes-conversion-of-styrofoam-XPS-plants-in-Japan-to-new-polymeric-flame-retardant-technology_59068.html
February 25, 2014
Asahi Kasei says it will close permanently several petrochemical production plants in Japan and, with Mitsubishi Chemical, is also moving ahead with the previously announced plan to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Asahi-Kasei-to-close-several-petrochemical-plants-in-Japan-moves-ahead-with-cracker-JV-with-Mitsubishi-Chemical_59069.html
February 25, 2014
Toray Industries says that it has developed an ultralow pressure, highly durable reverse osmosis (RO) membrane by leveraging the company’s proprietary microstructure control...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Toray-develops-ultralow-pressure-highly-durable-reverse-osmosis-membrane_59067.html
February 25, 2014
Styron says it plans to expand its latex capacity with a new reactor at its Zhangjiagang, China, production facility. This expansion will mainly support the demand for latex in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Styron-to-expand-latex-capacity-in-China_59061.html
February 21, 2014
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) reports a net loss of $16 million for the fourth quarter of 2013 compared with a net loss of $7 million in the year-ago quarter. Fourth-quarter sales...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/thailand/Indorama-reports-fourth-quarter-loss_59017.html
February 21, 2014
PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok) says that the company's olefins plant 14-1 at Map Ta Phut, which has production capacities of 515,000 m.t./year of ethylene and 310,000 m.t./year...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/thailand/PTT-Global-Chemical-temporarily-shuts-olefins-plant_59016.html
February 20, 2014
Ineos Phenol and Sinopec Yangzi Petrochemical Co. (Sinopec YPC) have today signed a joint venture agreement and the Articles of Association to form a 50-50 jv company at Nanjing, China...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Ineos-and-Sinopec-sign-JV-agreement-for-phenol-acetone-project-in-China_58942.html
February 20, 2014
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings, the parent of Mitsubishi Chemical, says that on 1 April 2014, it will establish the Life Science Institute, with its headquarters at Tokyo. Four...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Mitsubishi-Chemical-to-consolidate-several-health-care-businesses-under-new-company-Life-Science-Institute_58934.html
February 20, 2014
Uhdenora, a joint venture between ThyssenKrupp Electrolysis and Industrie De Nora (Milan), has signed a contract with the Befar Group to build an 80,000-m.t./year caustic soda plant at...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Uhdenora-awarded-first-energy-efficient-ODC-technology-chlor-alkali-contract_58933.html
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