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June 5, 2015
Poland’s leading chemicals producer Grupa Azoty (Tarnów) has outlined an investment plan through 2021 for its Puławy-based subsidiary, which makes fertilizers and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Grupa-Azoty-outlines-investment-plans-for-Puawy-_71028.html
June 4, 2015
Williams Partners' now plans to restart ethylene production at its Geismar, LA olefins plant this weekend, according to a source close to the company. The restart was expected on...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Williams-to-restart-Geismar-ethylene-production-this-weekend-sources-say_71021.html
June 4, 2015
BASF has applied for permits authorizing the construction of its 475,000-m.t./year methane-to-propylene project at Freeport, TX. In a notice issued on 2 June, the Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) said it had received the applications on 14 May. BASF announced selection of the Freeport site in March, and the company expects to make a final investment decision in 2016....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/propylene/BASF-submits-Freeport-TX-propylene-project-to-TCEQ_71008.html
June 4, 2015
Europe's June styrene customer reference price has been agreed on at €1,398/m.t. cif Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp, a rollover against the May agreement. It follows the settlement...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Europes-June-styrene-customer-reference-price-rolls-over-at-&euro1398_71006.html
June 3, 2015
JX Nippon Oil & Energy (Tokyo) is operating one of its two para-xylene (p-xylene) production units at Kashima, following a fire which occurred on 29 May at a refinery on the site...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/paraxylene/JX-Nippon-runs-one-of-two-p-xylene-plants-at-Kashima-after-fire_70994.html
June 3, 2015
Propylene stocks were mixed in the United States during the final week of May, according to data released by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) today. Propane/propylene stocks...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/propylene/Propylene-stock-movements-mixed-in-US-during-final-week-of-May_70980.html
June 3, 2015
Westlake Chemical Partners (WLKP) says regulations proposed last month by the IRS would unfairly affect its shareholders and those of Westlake Chemical (WLK) by reversing a private-letter ruling (PLR) that the master limited partnership (MLP) would be eligible for key federal tax benefits....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Westlake-says-proposed-MLP-regulations-unfair-to-shareholders_70978.html
June 3, 2015
Delegates to this year’s IHS Chemical polyethylene-polypropylene global technology and business forum, currently taking place in Zurich, were told that the polyethylene (PE) and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/PEPP-2015-Tightness-in-Europe-will-ease-North-American-PE-supplies-will-increase_70975.html
June 3, 2015
JX Nippon Oil & Energy (Tokyo) has settled the June Asia contract price for benzene at $740/m.t. cfr, down $125/m.t. from a finalized May price of $865/m.t., the company says...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/JX-Nippon-settles-June-Asia-contract-price-for-benzene-down-from-May_70894.html
June 3, 2015
There has been an initial settlement of Europe's June para-xylene (p-xylene) contract price at €880/m.t., a rollover from the May contract price. With the current euro-dollar...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/paraxylene/Initial-Europe-June-p-xylene-contract-rolls-over-at-&euro880m-t-_70974.html
June 2, 2015
An initial European contract price for toluene in June has been fixed at $775/m.t. marking an increase of $34–$35/m.t. over the May fixtures, which were at $740–$741/m.t...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/toluene/Initial-European-June-toluene-contract-price-settles-at-$775m-t-_70945.html
June 2, 2015
Pacific Coast Terminals Co. (PCT; Port Moody, BC) and K+S Potash Canada (Saskatoon, SK), part of K+S Group (Kassel, Germany), will officially break ground and begin modifications on...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/K+S-and-partner-break-ground-on-handlingstorage-facility-for-Legacy-Project-in-Canada_70941.html
June 2, 2015
South Korea’s overall benzene exports in May stood at about 224,000 m.t., down more than 20% from about 282,118 m.t. in April, preliminary data obtained by IHS Chemical show. But...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/South-Koreas-May-benzene-exports-drop-20-percent-from-April_70918.html
June 1, 2015
US ethylene contracts have been finalized on Monday at a two-month settlement for April and May. The April ethylene contract settled at 34.25 cents/pound, which was flat from the March...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Two-month-US-ethylene-contract-settlement-reached_70892.html
June 1, 2015

G2X Energy (Houston) says its Pampa, TX, methanol plant is fully operational and made its first shipment on 29 May. G2X says the plant will continue to ship railcars of methanol on a daily basis to customers in the Texas panhandle region.

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http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/methanol/G2X-makes-first-methanol-shipments-from-Pampa-plant_70888.html
June 1, 2015
Europe's styrene barge-contract price for June has settled at €1,410/m.t., an increase of €20/m.t. from the May price of €1,390/m.t. The styrene settlement follows the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Europe-June-styrene-barge-contract-settles-higher_70886.html
May 31, 2015
Yanbu National Petrochemical Co. (Yansab; Yanbu, Saudi Arabia), a Sabic affiliate, says that it has now restarted its ethylene glycol (EG) facility at Yanbu, Saudi Arabia, following...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene_glycol/YanSab-restarts-ethylene-glycol-plant-at-Yanbu_70859.html
May 29, 2015
IHS Chemical can confirm that, based on discussions with participants in the US merchant market for benzene, negotiations regarding the June benchmark US Gulf Coast contract...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/US-June-benzene-contract-settles-down-the-first-decline-in-three-months_70855.html
May 29, 2015
Styrene-benzene price spreads have shrunk in Asia for a second straight week over styrene market concerns about the health of the futures market and softer domestic prices in China...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Asia-styrene-benzene-price-spread-shrinks-for-second-week-running_70823.html
May 29, 2015
An initial settlement for Europe's June benzene contract price has fallen by $130/m.t. with a first fixture heard at $770/m.t.,  or €707/m.t. The contract price for benzene...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Initial-June-benzene-contract-settles-in-Europe-down-$130m-t-_70842.html
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