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January 6, 2016
US aromatics continued to see downward pressure from falling energy prices as near-month crude futures on Wednesday fell to an 11-year low. The decline was mostly due to continued...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/US-aromatics-face-downward-pressure-from-energy-as-crude-hits-11-year-low_76216.html
January 25, 2016
South Korea is “encouraging” its petrochemical industry to reduce production capacity voluntarily as part of a broader initiative to restructure industrial production in...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/South-Korean-government-encouraging-restructuring-of-petrochemical-industry_76128.html
January 4, 2016
Saudi Arabia—following four decades of cheap ethane feedstock prices, which gave local petrochemical producers a massive cost advantage—is more than doubling the price of...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Saudi-Arabia-more-than-doubles-petchem-feedstock-prices_76112.html
January 4, 2016
DuPont notified employees today that approximately 1,700 positions will be cut from its Delaware-based workforce in early 2016, ahead of its previously announced megamerger with Dow...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/DuPont-to-cut-1700-jobs-in-Delaware_76098.html
December 29, 2015
Dow Chemical announced on Wednesday that it has finalized the transaction to sell its ownership interest in MEGlobal (Dubai) to Equate Petrochemical Co. and has received $1.5 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Dow-finalizes-sale-of-MEGlobal-to-Equate_76061.html
December 29, 2015
Agrium has announced the completion of its proving run for a 1-million m.t./year expansion at its Vanscoy, SK potash facility. The Canpotex (Saskatoon, SK) proving run has established...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Agrium-completes-potash-expansion-raises-Canpotexs-tonnage_76013.html
December 24, 2015
The combination of Dow Chemical and DuPont, announced 11 December, brings together two American corporate icons that have driven and helped define much of the global chemical industry’s development for more than 100 years....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/DuPontDow-1+1+3_76064.html
December 23, 2015
The obituary of the integrated and diversified chemical model was a bit premature—at least when viewed from Dow Chemical’s headquarters in Midland, MI....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/DowDuPont_75965.html
December 18, 2015

The combination of Dow Chemical and DuPont, announced 11 December, brings together two American corporate icons that have driven and helped define much of the global chemical industry’s development for more than 100 years.

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http://www.chemweek.com/lab/DowDuPont-1+13_75966.html
December 18, 2015
Dow Chemical will become the 100% owner of Dow Corning, which has operated as a 50-50 joint venture with Corning since 1943....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Dow-gains-full-ownership-of-Dow-Corning_75969.html
December 18, 2015
Activist hedge funds Trian Partners and Third Point played a key role in driving Dow Chemical and DuPont toward industry’s largest-ever deal....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Activist-investors-play-key-role-in-Dow-DuPont-deal_75968.html
December 18, 2015
The megamerger between Dow Chemical and DuPont, which among other things will create an $19-billion agchems giant, is expected to hasten additional consolidation among remaining...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/DowDuPont-likely-round-one-of-coming-ag-consolidation_75967.html
December 22, 2015
Axiall and Lotte Chemical have made a final investment decision to build a 1 million m.t./year ethane cracker in Lake Charles, LA. Work to clear and prepare the site began in the fourth quarter, the companies say, and construction is scheduled to begin in the second quarter of 2016....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Axiall-Lotte-to-proceed-with-Lake-Charles-LA-ethane-cracker_75940.html
December 22, 2015
Some 400 people, including 80 high-ranking officials from Taiwan and China, attended the ground-breaking ceremony on 14 December for Fujian Gu Lei Petrochemical Corp., a previously...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Fujian-Gu-Lei-proceeds-with-$15-billion-petchems-project-scope-changes-LCY-withdraws_75902.html
December 17, 2015
The Frank R. Lautenberg Chemical Safety for the 21st Century Act (Lautenberg bill) was passed in the Senate late on 17 December. ACC called the bipartisan passage of the senate...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/TSCA-reform-bill-passes-Senate_75964.html
December 16, 2015
Daniel Loeb, founder and CEO of activist hedge fund Third Point (New York), sent a private letter over the weekend to Dow Chemical’s board calling for the removal of Dow CEO Andrew Liveris. Loeb’s letter argues that Liveris should not have a role in the combined company, of which he would be executive chairman, after Dow merges with DuPont, according to multiple reports....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Third-Points-CEO-wants-removal-of-Dow-CEO-following-Dow-DuPont-deal-update_75819.html
December 13, 2015
The 12th Iran Petrochemical Forum opened on Sunday in Tehran with around 2,000 delegates attending.  Petrochemical producers, traders, technology licensors, bankers, engineering...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/IFP-2015-Iran-ready-for-business-in-post-sanctions-era_75812.html
December 14, 2015
The combined company will be named DowDuPont and be dual headquartered in Midland, MI; and Wilmington, DE....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Dow-and-DuPont-to-combine-in-$130-billion-merger-of-equals-update_75802.html
December 11, 2015
Dow Chemical has announced that it will become the 100% owner of Dow Corning, which is currently a 50-50 joint venture with Corning. As part of the deal, Corning will receive $4.8...
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Dow-Chemical-to-assume-full-ownership-of-Dow-Corning_75798.html
December 9, 2015
The deal would be followed by a three-way breakup of the combined company, the report said. Dow chairman and CEO Andrew Liveris would be executive chairman of combined company; DuPont CEO Edward Breen will keep his title. The companies could announce a merger in the coming days, sources told the Journal....
http://www.chemweek.com/lab/Dow-Chemical-and-DuPont-are-in-advanced-merger-talks-WSJ-says-UPDATED_75705.html
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