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November 16, 2015Clariant says that it has broken ground to develop the first phase of the previously announced, multipurpose production facility in the Java Integrated Industrial & Port Estate...
November 16, 2015Japan's largest refiner JX Holdings (Tokyo) is discussing merging with refining and petrochemicals company TonenGeneral Sekiyu (Tokyo), local press reports say. The combined company...
November 13, 2015Siam Cement Group (SCG; Bangkok) on Friday informed the Stock Exchange of Thailand that Qatar Petroleum (QP; Doha) may exit their previously announced, $4.5-billion Long Son...
November 13, 2015Lanxess’s Rhein Chemie additives unit has opened a production line for Rhenoshape tire-curing bladders at its Qingdao, China, site. The low-single-digit million-euro investment...
November 13, 2015Songwon Industrial (Ulsan, South Korea) reports net profits more than quadrupled in the third quarter of 2015 compared with the third quarter of 2014, to 12.2 billion South Korean won...
November 13, 2015DIC (Tokyo) reports a 40% rise in net profits for the first nine months of 2015 compared with the first nine months of 2014, to ¥23.0 billion ($187.3 million). Nine-month sales...
November 12, 2015Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) reports 17% lower profits for the third quarter of 2015 compared with the third quarter of 2014, to 514 million baht ($14.3 million). Third-quarter sales...
November 11, 2015Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) announced on Thursday that it has signed an agreement to purchase the polyethylene terephthalate (PET), purified terephthalic acid (PTA), and purified...
November 11, 2015Kuraray reports a 30% rise in net profits for the first nine months of 2015 compared with the first nine months of 2014, to ¥31.9 billion ($259.6 million). Nine-month sales...
November 11, 2015Nippon Shokubai on Wednesday announced that its Nippon Shokubai Europe (Zwijndrecht, Belgium) subsidiary held a groundbreaking ceremony on 10 November for the expansion of the...