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June 3, 2015
JX Nippon Oil & Energy (Tokyo) is operating one of its two para-xylene (p-xylene) production units at Kashima, following a fire which occurred on 29 May at a refinery on the site...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/JX-Nippon-runs-one-of-two-p-xylene-plants-at-Kashima-after-fire_70994.html
June 3, 2015
Revolymer (Deeside, UK) has signed a further license with Solvay; under the terms of the deal, Solvay has exclusive rights to apply Revolymer’s encapsulation technology to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Revolymer-signs-further-licensing-agreement-with-Solvay_70969.html
June 3, 2015
Delegates to this year’s IHS Chemical polyethylene-polypropylene global technology and business forum, currently taking place in Zurich, were told that the polyethylene (PE) and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/PEPP-2015-Tightness-in-Europe-will-ease-North-American-PE-supplies-will-increase_70975.html
June 3, 2015
JX Nippon Oil & Energy (Tokyo) has settled the June Asia contract price for benzene at $740/m.t. cfr, down $125/m.t. from a finalized May price of $865/m.t., the company says...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/JX-Nippon-settles-June-Asia-contract-price-for-benzene-down-from-May_70894.html
June 3, 2015
Asahi Kasei says that its Asahi Kasei Chemicals (AKC) subsidiary, on 2 June, opened the previously announced new production line for the company’s Duranate hexamethylene...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Asahi-Kasei-completes-expansion-of-HDI-based-polyisocyanate-plant-in-China_70967.html
June 3, 2015
BASF-YPC, a 50-50 petrochemical joint venture between BASF and Sinopec at Nanjing, China, has restarted its steam cracker after the maintenance turnaround in April and May, BASF...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/BASF-Sinopec-JV-cracker-restarts-after-maintenance-turnaround_70965.html
June 2, 2015
The European Parliament’s committee on industry, research, and energy, in a draft opinion, has called on the parliament’s environment, public health, and food safety...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/European-Parliament-committee-calls-for-action-on-climate-change_70936.html
June 2, 2015
South Korea’s overall benzene exports in May stood at about 224,000 m.t., down more than 20% from about 282,118 m.t. in April, preliminary data obtained by IHS Chemical show. But...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/South-Koreas-May-benzene-exports-drop-20-percent-from-April_70918.html
June 2, 2015
Air Liquide says that its subsidiary Schülke (Norderstedt, Germany), which specializes in hygiene and hospital disinfection products, has acquired the skin disinfection and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/singapore/Air-Liquide-acquires-hygiene-business-in-Asia-from-J-and-J_70914.html
June 2, 2015
Jacobs Engineering today announced that it has been awarded an engineering, procurement and construction management contract from Celanese for the previously announced vinyl acetate...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/singapore/Jacobs-awarded-contract-for-Celaneses-VAE-emulsions-plant-in-Singapore_70937.html
June 2, 2015
India has levied antidumping duties on acrylic fiber imports from Thailand and South Korea for five years, effective 1 June, the Ministry of Finance (New Delhi) says. Depending on...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/thailand/India-slaps-dumping-duties-on-acrylic-fibers-from-Thailand-and-South-Korea-for-5-years_70922.html
June 2, 2015
India has extended antidumping duties on polyvinyl chloride (PVC) paste resin imports from the European Union for one year until 24 June 2016, the Ministry of Finance (New Delhi) says...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/India-extends-dumping-duties-on-PVC-paste-resin-from-EU-by-one-year_70921.html
June 2, 2015
India has extended antidumping duties on polyvinyl chloride (PVC) paste resin imports from China, Malaysia, South Korea, Russia, Taiwan, and Thailand for one year until 25 July 2016...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/thailand/India-extends-dumping-duties-on-PVC-paste-resin-from-China-Malaysia-South-Korea-Russia-Taiwan-Thailand-by-one-year_70920.html
June 2, 2015
SK Global Chemical (SKGC; Seoul) is to sell Nexlene, its premium polyethylene PE business to its joint venture with Sabic. Sabic SK Nexlene Co. (Singapore), an equally owned jv between...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/SK-Global-Chemical-sells-Nexlene-PE-business-to-JV-with-Sabic_70928.html
June 2, 2015
Bayer CropScience, a subgroup of Bayer, and the Grains Research & Development Corp. (GRDC; Canberra) have signed a five-year agreement to join forces to establish the Herbicide...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Bayer-CropScience-and-Australia-based-grains-research-center-team-up-to-discover-weed-control-solutions_70919.html
June 1, 2015
Bayer CropScience on Monday announced the signing of an agreement to acquire SeedWorks India (Hyderabad). The company specializes in breeding, production, and marketing of hybrid seeds...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Bayer-CropScience-acquires-vegetable-seeds-company-SeedWorks-India_70861.html
May 29, 2015
The petrochemical business of Gail India (New Delhi), a natural gas company, reports a 1.7% rise in sales in the fourth quarter of the company’s fiscal year, ended 31 March...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Gails-petrochemical-business-reports-rise-in-sales_70824.html
May 29, 2015
Styrene-benzene price spreads have shrunk in Asia for a second straight week over styrene market concerns about the health of the futures market and softer domestic prices in China...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Asia-styrene-benzene-price-spread-shrinks-for-second-week-running_70823.html
May 29, 2015
Agricultural chemical firm Nufarm (Melbourne) says that it has secured distribution rights for Sumitomo Chemical’s crop protection products in the United Kingdom and Ireland. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Nufarm-to-distribute-Sumitomo-Chemical-crop-protection-products-in-UK_70818.html
May 28, 2015
Asahi Kasei and Mitsubishi Chemical today announced that they have signed an agreement to establish an equally owned joint venture for their previously announced plan to combine their...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Asahi-Kasei-and-Mitsubishi-Chemical-move-ahead-with-plans-to-combine-crackers-at-Mizushima_70747.html
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