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September 8, 2014
BASF has started up its second production line for hexamethylene diisocyanate (HDI)–based polyisocyanates at its Caojing site near Shanghai, the company said on Friday. BASF has...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/BASF-starts-up-new-polyisocyanates-production-facility-in-China_63654.html
September 4, 2014
At a meeting held on 3 September, the board of directors of Advanced Petrochemical Co. (Al Jubail) approved the company’s equity investment in a previously announced propane...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Advanced-Petrochemical-approves-PDH-investment-in-South-Korea_63636.html
September 4, 2014
Evonik Industries says it will expand specialty silica production capacity at Ako, Japan, through its DSL Japan joint venture with Shionogi & Co. (Osaka). Evonik holds a 51% stake...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Evonik-JV-to-expand-specialty-silica-capacity-in-Japan_63620.html
September 4, 2014
Specialty chemicals distributor IMCD Group (Rotterdam) and Birla Carbon (Mumbai) have extended their exclusive distribution agreement for the sale of Birla Carbon’s specialty...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/IMCD-and-Birla-Carbon-extend-distribution-deal-in-Europe_63619.html
September 4, 2014
Technip says Air Products has awarded it a contract to provide project management as well as engineering, procurement, and construction management services for a previously announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Air-Products-awards-Technip-contract-for-industrial-gas-complex-at-Kochi_63617.html
September 3, 2014
Invista Technologies (St. Gallen, Switzerland) says it has licensed Invista’s R²R technology to Ariha Chemicals (Mumbai). Ariha plans to build the first standalone facility based on R²R, a technology for recovering byproducts from the waste stream of purified terephthalic acid (PTA) production....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Invista-licenses-R2R-technology-to-Ariha-for-new-standalone-facility_63596.html
September 3, 2014
BASF says it has opened its previously announced, regional R&D center for electronic materials in the Sungkyunkwan University at Suwon, South Korea. The new facility...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/BASF-opens-electronic-materials-R-and-D-center-in-South-Korea_63589.html
September 2, 2014
Asahi Glass said on Wednesday that it will invest approximately ¥16 billion ($152.1 million) to build a float glass furnace in Indonesia. The facility will be set up by the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/southeast_asia/indonesia/Asahi-Glass-invests-in-new-glass-facility-in-Indonesia_63588.html
September 2, 2014
A. Schulman says that it has acquired Compco, located near Melbourne, for $6.7 million in cash. Compco manufactures of a variety of plastic compounds and products, including...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/A-Schulman-acquires-Australian-plastic-compounds-manufacturer_63562.html
September 2, 2014
Brenntag says it has signed an agreement to acquire the specialties chemicals distribution business of Pioma Chemicals (Mumbai), a leading distributor of specialty excipients and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Brenntag-acquires-specialty-chemicals-distribution-business-in-India_63555.html
September 2, 2014
Catalent (Somerset, NJ), a provider of advanced delivery technologies, and development solutions for drugs, biologics and consumer health products, is collaborating with privately held...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Catalent-and-Australian-firm-collaborate-to-develop-ADC-for-cancer-therapy_63552.html
September 1, 2014
Samsung Engineering (Seoul), the largest engineering company in South Korea, says that it will merge with Samsung Heavy Industries (Seoul), the world’s market leader in drillship...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Samsung-Engineering-to-merge-with-Samsung-Heavy-Industries_63544.html
August 29, 2014
Global methanol demand is expected to increase from 60.7 million m.t. in 2013 to more than 109 million m.t. in 2023, with an average annual growth rate of 6%, according to research...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/IHS-Global-methanol-demand-to-rise-80-percent-by-2023-China-to-drive-demand_63525.html
August 28, 2014
Keyuan Petrochemicals (Ningbo, China) reports a net loss of about $1 million for the quarter ended 30 June compared with a net loss of $500,000 in the year-ago quarter due to a foreign...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Keyuan-Petrochemicals-widens-loss-in-second-quarter_63452.html
August 28, 2014
Sibur (Moscow) announced today that, earlier this month, it signed a long-term contract with an undisclosed Chinese customer for regular supplies of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Sibur-starts-shipping-liquefied-petroleum-gas-to-China_63449.html
August 28, 2014
PetroChina’s refining and chemicals business reports an operating loss of 3.43 billion renminbi ($559 million) in the first half of 2014 compared with an operating loss of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/PetroChinas-chemicals-business-narrows-loss_63448.html
August 28, 2014
Reliance Industries is expected to save in the region of $450 million/year by importing 1.5 million m.t./year of ethane from the United States to feed its ethylene plants in India...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Reliance-to-save-$450-millionyear-by-importing-ethane-from-the-US_63446.html
August 28, 2014
Amerigen Pharmaceuticals (Lyndhurst, NJ) and Ningbo Menovo Pharmaceutical (Ningbo, China) have entered into a collaboration agreement for the development of generic pharmaceuticals...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Amerigen-Pharmaceuticals-Ningbo-Menovo-sign-generics-deal-Menovo-to-manufacture-APIs_63445.html
August 27, 2014
Reliance Industries (Mumbai) said today that its Hazira, India, ethylene plant will be shut down for a planned turnaround. The plant, currently Reliance’s largest ethylene...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/india_pakistan/Reliance-Industries-plans-turnaround-at-its-largest-cracker_63413.html
August 27, 2014
Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says that its biopharmaceutical division, Merck Serono (Darmstadt), today held a groundbreaking ceremony for its previously...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/china/Merck-KGaA-breaks-ground-on-pharmaceutical-facility-in-China_63412.html
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