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April 13, 2015
Mitsubishi Gas Chemical (MGC), Mitsubishi Corp. (MC), and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) announced today that they have signed an agreement with state-owned National Gas Company of...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Mitsubishi-Gas-Chemical-and-partners-finalize-$1-billion-methanol-and-DME-investment-in-Trinidad_69354.html
April 13, 2015
KBR said on Friday that it has been awarded a reimbursable contract by Flint Hills Resources for the modification and expansion of its Corpus Christi West, TX, refinery. The revenue...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/KBR-awarded-contract-to-expand-Corpus-Christi-West-refinery_69352.html
April 13, 2015
Repsol's sales of polyolefins in Europe grew by more than 20% during the first quarter compared with the same period of 2014, the company says. Sales' volume rose as a result of recent...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Repsol-grows-polyolefin-sales-in-Europe-completes-downsizing-Puertollano-cracker_69368.html
April 13, 2015
Novo Nordisk has announced the opening of a manufacturing facility in Russia for formulating and filling insulin for treating diabetes. The production will cover both Penfill...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Novo-Nordisk-opens-insulin-facility-in-Russia_69371.html
April 13, 2015
Yanbu National Petrochemical Co. (Yansab; Yanbu, Saudi Arabia), a Sabic affiliate, today announced a major drop in profits for the first three months of the year. Net profit plummeted...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Yansab-reports-large-drop-in-first-quarter-profits_69370.html
April 13, 2015
Merck KGaA today announced the appointment of Udit Batra as head of the combined life sciences business of Merck Millipore and Sigma-Aldrich. Batra has been president and CEO of Merck...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Merck-KGaA-appoints-head-of-life-sciences-business_69369.html
April 13, 2015
Petronas Chemicals said today that its previously announced Sabah Ammonia Urea (Samur) project at Sipitang, Sabah State, Malaysia, is about 90% complete and on track for completion in...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Petronas-confirms-ammonia-urea-complex-onstream-in-2016_69367.html
April 13, 2015
Russian fertilizer major Acron (Velikiy Novgorod) today reported a 10% increase in 2014 revenue, to 74.6 billion Russian rubles ($1.94 billion), compared with 2013. Ebitda was up...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Acron-reports-lower-full-year-profit-on-higher-revenue-gives-update-on-potash-phosphate-projects_69363.html
April 13, 2015
Lubrizol says that its performance coatings business is building a global center at its Ritterhude, Germany, facility, centralizing the research, testing, and production of surface...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Lubrizol-establishes-center-in-Germany-for-surface-modifiers-for-coatings-and-inks_69362.html
April 13, 2015
Nama Chemicals (Al Jubail), a producer of chlor-alkalis and epoxy resins, says it has accepted the resignation of CEO Fahad Al Otaibi, effective the end of April, and has approved...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Nama-Chemicals-CEO-steps-down_69360.html
April 13, 2015
The Directorate General of Anti-Dumping & Allied Duties (DGAD; New Dehli) has recommended levying antidumping duties on purified terephthalic acid (PTA) imports by India from South...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/India-recommends-antidumping-tariffs-on-PTA-from-South-Korea-and-Thailand_69359.html
April 13, 2015
Chemicals distributor Univar says that it has acquired Key Chemical (Waxhaw, NC), one of the largest suppliers of hydrofluosilicic acid in the United States. Key also supplies other...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Univar-acquires-Key-Chemical_69356.html
April 13, 2015
The United Steelworkers (USW; Pittsburgh) says that five of its local unions in the United States remain on strike but that they are still working to ratify labor contracts. Royal...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/USW-union-still-on-strike-without-a-contract-at-five-sites-in-US_69350.html
April 13, 2015
The American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers (AFPM) and the American Petroleum Institute (API) say that the US EPA has agreed to issue final rules implementing the federal Renewable Fuel Standard (RFS) for 2014 and 2015 by 30 November. The two organizations last month filed a lawsuit aimed at forcing EPA to finalize rules. AFPM and API filed a draft consent decree to resolve the case on 10 April....
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/EPA-agrees-to-issue-2014-2015-RFS-rules-by-30-November_69351.html
April 13, 2015
The board of Rabigh Refining and Petrochemicals (Petro Rabigh), a joint venture between Saudi Aramco and Sumitomo Chemical, today said that it will recommend to the company’s...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Petro-Rabigh-in-large-rights-issue-Saudi-regulator-lifts-suspension-on-trading-in-company-shares-Update_69353.html
April 11, 2015
EMS Group (Herrliberg, Switzerland) has posted net sales of 479 million Swiss francs in the first quarter—3.5% down on the corresponding period of last year. The decline reflects...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Stronger-Swiss-currency-dents-EMS-Groups-sales_69341.html
April 10, 2015
Total Petrochemicals & Refining USA (Houston) has filed environmental permit applications with the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality and the U.S. Army Corp. of Engineers to...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Total-Petrochemicals-files-for-permits-to-build-ethane-cracker-on-US-Gulf-Coast_69233.html
April 10, 2015
New DuPont director and former LyondellBasell Industries CEO Jim Gallogly was approached by Trian Fund Management (New York) to join the activist hedge fund’s dissident slate for...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/DuPont-Trian-approached-new-DuPont-director-to-join-dissident-board-slate_69307.html
April 10, 2015
Aurobindo Pharma (Hyderabad) has announced the sale of its entire stake in subsidiary Aurobindo Pharma (Australia) to Eris Pharma Australia (Melbourne). The divestment is part of...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Aurobindo-Pharma-sells-Australian-subsidiary_69338.html
April 10, 2015
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s largest potash producers, announced today that its wholly owned subsidiary Uralkali Trading has agreed on potash deliveries to...
http://www.chemweek.com/home/top_of_the_news/Uralkali-agrees-on-potash-shipments-to-China-in-2015_69337.html
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