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June 16, 2015
Potash West (Belmont, Australia), an exploration company, has commissioned Ercosplan (Erfurt, Germany) to oversee its technical operations involving the Thuringia potash project in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Potash-West-appoints-Ercosplan-as-consultant-on-German-potash-project_71341.html
June 16, 2015
Iran plans to expand capacity of its Kharg Island-based methanol plant under phase II of the development plan, local reports say. The complex is currently designed to produce 650,000...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/methanol/Iran-to-expand-Kharg-Island-methanol-capacity_71364.html
June 16, 2015
Phosphate fertilizer producer MBAC Fertilizer (Toronto) on Monday said it had received revised proposals from third parties active in the fertilizer and agriculture sector. MBAC...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/MBAC-receives-proposals-as-part-of-a-review-to-address-liquidity-problems_71363.html
June 15, 2015
Shell Chemicals has completed the purchase of a site in Monaca, PA, for its planned Appalachian petrochemical complex, according to Horsehead Holding, the seller....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Shell-closes-purchase-of-site-for-Appalachian-petrochemical-project_71334.html
June 15, 2015
The closure of Haverhill Chemicals' (Houston) production site at Haverhill, OH with the potential loss of 141 jobs—announced late last week—remains uncertain after the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/acetone/Impact-of-Haverhill-shutdown-on-phenol-market-in-US-could-be-limited_71319.html
June 15, 2015
Europe's styrene-over-benzene spread has averaged $484/m.t. so far in 2015, almost double the average spread for the full year of 2014, which was $250/m.t., with suppliers reaping the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Europes-styrene-benzene-spread-in-2015-outstrips-spreads-last-year_71318.html
June 15, 2015
Yeochun NCC (YNCC; Seoul) has begun the process to restart its No. 1 naphtha cracker at Yeocheon, South Korea, after the plant was shut on 14 May for regular maintenance, a source...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/butadiene/Yeochun-NCC-restarting-No-1-cracker-butadiene-unit-online_71291.html
June 15, 2015
South Korea’s May exports of para-xylene (p-xylene), benzene, and mixed xylenes were down from April, but styrene and toluene exports increased, customs data show. South Korea...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/South-Korea-exports-less-p-xylene-benzene-mixed-xylenes-in-May_71287.html
June 15, 2015
By October, Egyptian Petrochemicals Holding Co. (Echem; Cairo) will finalize the technical and financial studies for a propane dehydrogenation and polypropylene (PP) joint venture...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/propylene/Egypt-to-finalize-studies-for-PDH-PP-joint-venture-with-Kuwaits-Boubyan_71285.html
June 15, 2015
Haverhill Chemicals (Houston) has announced that it has begun suspending operations at its Haverhill, OH, production site. The company says that since acquiring the plant three years...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/acetone/Haverhill-says-it-is-suspending-production_71276.html
June 12, 2015
Argex Titanium (Montreal) says that it will consider plans to seek joint-venture partners for a project to build a titanium dioxide (TiO2) plant at Valleyfield, PQ. The project would...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/titanium_dioxide/Argex-may-invite-partners-for-TiO2-project-seeks-financing-for-FEED-phase_71266.html
June 12, 2015
Reliance Industries (RIL, Mumbai) expects to start up its new 1.15 million m.t./year purified terephthalic acid  (PTA) plant at Dahej by October, says Mukesh Ambani, chairman and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Reliance-plans-to-start-up-Dahej-PTA-plant-by-October_71226.html
June 12, 2015
Williams Partners' has achieved on-spec ethylene this week at its Geismar, LA, olefins plant, according to market participants. A source close to the company said last week that the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Williams-Geismar-unit-achieves-on-spec-ethylene_71202.html
June 11, 2015
Omnova Solutions says it is shutting down styrene butadiene (SB) latex production at its facilities in Calhoun, GA and Mogadore, OH, as part of a cost-cutting program expected to save...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/butadiene/Omnova-to-shutter-SB-latex-production-in-Georgia-and-Ohio_71186.html
June 11, 2015
African Potash Ltd. (London) said on Thursday that it has entered into discussions with Actesa (Lusaka) of the Common Market for Eastern and Southern Africa (Comesa), a free trade...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/African-Potash-in-discussions-with-Actesa-on-mining-production-and-distribution-of-fertilizers_71160.html
June 11, 2015
EuroChem (Zug, Switzerland) has signed an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) plant contract for a 2,700-m.t./day ammonia plant to be built at Kingisepp, Russia. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/EuroChem-signs-ammonia-plant-contract-with-Maire-Tecnimont_71158.html
June 11, 2015
Madras Fertilizers Ltd. (MFL, Manali, India), Mangalore Chemical and Fertilizers Ltd. (MCFL, Mangalore, India), and Southern Petrochemicals Industries Corp. (SPIC, Tuticorin, India)...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/India-allows-three-local-producers-to-continue-making-urea-from-naphtha_71154.html
June 11, 2015
Ineos has declared force majeure on ethylene oxide (EO) across all of the company's European production sites, the company has confirmed to CW today. Ineos has three EO production...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene_oxide/Ineos-declares-force-majeure-on-ethylene-oxide-across-all-European-sites_71176.html
June 10, 2015

Air Liquide's engineering and construction subsidiary says that it will begin marketing a new natural gas-to-gasoline technology package, G2G, that combines Air Liquide’s Lurgi MegaMethanol technology with ExxonMobil’s proprietary methanol-to-gasoline technology.

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http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/methanol/Air-Liquide-ExxonMobil-partner-on-gas-to-gasoline-technology-package_71152.html
June 10, 2015
A fire broke out in the afternoon of Wednesday 10 June at Rotem Amfert's site at Dimona, in the Negev Desert in Israel, various local news sources have reported. Rotem Amfert is part...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Fire-at-ICL-fertilizer-plant-in-Israel_71150.html
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