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December 4, 2015
Carbios (Clermont-Ferrand, France) has developed an enzymatic process that allows the depolymerization of 100% amorphous polyethylene terephthalate (PET)–based commercial...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene_glycol/Carbios-develops-process-to-depolymerize-PET-products-into-original-monomers_75574.html
December 3, 2015
​Unipetrol (Prague) on Thursday announced the award of a contract to Linde Engineering for the engineering, procurement and construction management of the reconstruction work for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Unipetrol-awards-ethylene-revamp-contracts-to-Linde-Technip-full-operation-expected-in-October-2016_75571.html
December 2, 2015
Shell Chemicals has confirmed that it has declared force majeure "on its base chemical products customers" with effect from 1 December because of a technical issue with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Shell-declares-force-majeure-on-base-chemicals-at-Singapore-site_75542.html
December 2, 2015
A Europe December toluene contract has settled at $577.50/m.t., slightly higher than the November settlement of $575/m.t. However, despite this initial settlement, contract discussions...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/toluene/Initial-Europe-December-toluene-contract-settles-at-$577-5m-t-negotiations-ongoing_75544.html
December 2, 2015
Invista and Lanzatech (Chicago) say they have developed processes to produce biobased butadiene both directly and from precursors 1,3 butanediol and 2,3 butanediol, via...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/butadiene/Invista-Lanzatech-advance-biobased-butadiene_75536.html
December 1, 2015
Production activities at Braskem's steam cracker at Santo Andre, Brazil, part of the Grande ABC chemical cluster in São Paulo State, have resumed, the company says. As a result...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Braskems-cracker-at-Grande-ABC-cluster-restarts_75512.html
December 1, 2015
Luxi Chemical Group (Liaocheng, China) has selected Honeywell UOP’s Advanced Methanol-to-Olefins (MTO) process for a 293,000-m.t./year olefins plant that will be built at Luxi’s Liaocheng facility....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Luxi-selects-UOPs-Advanced-MTO-for-293000-m-t-year-olefins-plant-in-China_75523.html
December 1, 2015
The European styrene barge contract for December has settled at €995/m.t. fob Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp, an increase of €35/m.t. from the November settlement. The December...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Europes-December-styrene-barge-contract-up-&euro35m-t-_75524.html
December 1, 2015
Europe's December benzene contract price has been agreed on at $639/m.t. (€604) cif Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Amsterdam (ARA), up $3 from the November settlement. The fixture was in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Marginal-increase-for-the-December-Europe-benzene-contract_75522.html
December 1, 2015
Reliance Industries (Mumbai) is pressing ahead with preparations to import US shale gas for three of its steam crackers in India. The company is building a 480-kilometer ethane...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Reliance-readies-infrastructure-to-import-US-shale-gas-for-Indian-crackers_75506.html
December 2, 2015
Low river levels and a delay in the applications process for saline wastewater injection will require K+S (Kassel, Germany) to cut back production at several of its potash mines in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/K+S-to-temporarily-cut-production-at-German-sites_75490.html
December 1, 2015
October statistics for Chinese imports show that styrene volumes have plummeted following an all-time high reached in September. Total styrene imports for October were 290,515 m.t...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/China-styrene-imports-plummet-benzene-rebounds-p-xylene-imports-at-lowest-level-for-2015_75492.html
November 30, 2015
Neste Jacobs (Porvoo, Finland) and Borealis have signed an agreement for Neste Jacobs to deliver the engineering, procurement, and construction management services to upgrade and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Borealis-awards-Neste-Jacobs-contract-to-revamp-Stenungsund-ethylene_75487.html
November 30, 2015
Yara (Oslo) said on Monday that a subsidiary of Liberty Mutual Insurance (Boston) has acquired 25% of the shares in Yara Dallol for $51.25 million. Yara's share of the proceeds is...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Yara-brings-in-new-partner-into-potash-project-in-Ethiopia_75484.html
December 2, 2015
Elemental Minerals (Perth, Australia) announced on Thursday that it has received a non-binding equity investment proposal from Summit Private Equity of at least US$40 million, at...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Elemental-Minerals-receives-investment-proposal-for-potash-project_75468.html
November 27, 2015
Indonesia’s state energy group Pertamina (Jakarta) and Saudi Aramco, the state-owned oil company of Saudi Arabia, on Thursday signed a heads of agreement for joint ownership...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/paraxylene/Pertamina-and-Saudi-Aramco-ink-deal-for-refinery-petchems-in-Indonesia_75474.html
November 23, 2015
Israel’s parliament, the Knesset, on 18 October approved a new law, “The Taxation of Profits from Natural Resources,” in a form that implements the conclusions of the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/ICL-says-impact-of-new-minerals-tax-likely-to-be-lower-than-expected_75416.html
November 23, 2015
CB&I announced on Monday that a joint venture between CB&I and CTCI Corp. (Taipei) has received a notice of intention of award valued at approximately $2.8 billion from Oman...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/CB-and-I-and-CTCI-win-$2-8-billion-ethylene-plant-order-in-Oman_75419.html
November 23, 2015
Uralkali (Berezniki, Russia), one of the world’s largest potash producers, has announced that on 23 November 2015, its board of directors approved the application to the United...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Uralkali-board-approves-delisting-of-GDRs-and-announces-open-market-buyback-program_75422.html
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