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July 9, 2014
Oman Oil Refineries and Petroleum Industries Co., (Orpic; Muscat) on Tuesday held a workshop for engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contractors to brief them on the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Oman-to-invite-bids-for-$3-6-billion-petrochemical-project_62361.html
July 9, 2014
Maverick Synfuels (Research Triangle Park, NC), a leader in alternative chemicals and fuels production technology; and Petrostar Petroleum (Nanton, AL), an oil and gas exploration...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/methanol/Maverick-Synfuels-and-Petrostar-form-JV-for-small-methane-to-methanol-plants-in-Canada_62359.html
July 8, 2014
Two workers were injured on 7 July by a fire at Chevron Phillips Chemical’s (CPChem; The Woodlands, TX) Port Arthur, TX, facility. CPChem says the cause of the fire has not yet been determined....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/cyclohexane/Two-injured-in-fire-at-CPChems-Port-Arthur-TX-facility_62356.html
July 8, 2014
Wacker Chemie opened today a logistics facility at the company's production site at Amtala, near Kolkata, India, the company says. The high-bay warehouse has capacity for 5,000 pallet...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/silicones/Wacker-opens-logistics-facility-in-India_62346.html
July 8, 2014
Sirius Minerals (London), which is developing a project in the United Kingdom to mine polyhalite, says it plans to submit a new planning application for its potash mine to the North...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Sirius-Minerals-to-submit-new-planning-application-for-UK-potash-mine_62341.html
July 8, 2014
Gulf Petrochemical Industries Co. (GPIC; Manama, Bahrain) has reported its six months’ production and export results, saying that production of its three major...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/methanol/GPIC-reports-higher-production-in-the-first-half-of-the-year_62340.html
July 8, 2014
Russia exported more chemicals and fertilizers in the first five months of this year, according to statistics just released. Exports of potash in January–May rose 56.4% to 4.13...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/methanol/Russias-chemical-fertilizer-exports-grow-in-first-five-months_62337.html
July 7, 2014
Honeywell has announced a price increase of 10 cts/lb on caprolactam and nylon-6 resins for customers in North America, effective 11 July or as contracts allow. The company cites higher raw material costs....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/caprolactam/Honeywell-increases-North-America-nylon-capro-prices_62272.html
July 7, 2014

PetroLogistics (Houston) says the deadline for terminating its merger agreement with Flint Hills Resources to pursue alternative proposals from third parties passed on 7 July. Flint Hills, a subsidiary of Koch Industries, agreed in late May to acquire the propylene maker for $2.1 billion.

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http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/propylene/PetroLogistics-Flint-Hills-merger-firms-up_62270.html
July 7, 2014
LG International (LGI; Seoul) says that a coal-based urea plant in China in which LGI is a partner has started production. The plant, in the industrial zone of Nalinriver, Wushen...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/China-starts-up-coal-based-urea-plant-LGI-will-market-output_62264.html
July 7, 2014
The fertilizer industry in the Arabian Gulf, led by the increased investments from petrochemical producers, is growing twice as fast as the global industry average, the Gulf...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/GCC-fertilizer-industry-grows-more-than-double-global-average_62263.html
July 7, 2014
LG International (LGI; Seoul) and its partner Hyundai Engineering & Construction have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with state-owned energy group Turkmengas (Ashgabat)...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/LGI-extends-involvement-in-Turkmenistan-projects-will-offtake-products_62262.html
July 7, 2014
Kazakhstan Potash Corp. (KPC; Melbourne), formerly known as Fortis Mining, a minerals exploration company listed on the Australian Stock Exchange, today informed the exchange that it...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Kazakhstan-Potash-acquires-new-deposit-aims-to-become-major-potash-player_62267.html
July 3, 2014
Agrium says it has completed the previously announced divestiture of its turf and ornamental business to Koch Agronomic Services—an affiliate of Koch Fertilizer—for...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Agrium-completes-turf-and-ornamental-divestiture_62218.html
July 3, 2014
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s largest potash producers, today announced its production results for the second quarter and first half of 2014. Uralkali...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Uralkali-increases-output-of-potash-in-second-quarter-and-first-half-of-the-year_62237.html
July 2, 2014
The committees for risk assessment (RAC) and socioeconomic (SEAC) of the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA; Helsinki) have adopted opinions on applications for authorization of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/maleic_anhydride/ECHA-approves-specific-uses-of-DEHP-DBP-under-Reach_62214.html
July 2, 2014
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s largest potash producers, today gave an update on the development of the Ust-Yayvinsky block of the Verkhnekamsk potash deposit...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Uralkali-makes-progress-with-new-potash-mine-at-Berezniki_62215.html
July 2, 2014
CB&I has announced that it has been awarded a contract by LSB Industries subsidiary El Dorado Ammonia to engineer, procure, fabricate, and construct a 30,000-ton, full-containment...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/CB-and-I-awarded-ammonia-storage-tank-contract-by-LSB-Industries_62211.html
July 2, 2014
Sirius Minerals (London), a company developing the world’s largest and highest-grade polyhalite potash deposit in the United Kingdom, announced today that it has entered into a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Sirius-Minerals-signs-potash-research-MOU-with-Tanzanian-Ministry-of-Agriculture_62207.html
July 2, 2014
Aramco Overseas Co. (AOC), a subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, confirmed today that it has agreed in principle to acquire Hanjin Group’s entire stake in S-Oil Seoul), comprising...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/paraxylene/Saudi-Aramco-to-buy-Hanjin-Group-out-of-S-Oil-for-$1-95-billion_62206.html
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