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October 18, 2013
Equate (Safat, Kuwait), a joint venture among Petrochemical Industries Co. (PIC), Dow Chemical, Boubyan Petrochemical, and Qurain Petrochemical Industries, has completed a feasibility...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Equate-presents-expansion-plans-to-board-Olefins-III-project-makes-progress_56026.html
October 18, 2013
CF Industries today announced a dividend increase of 150%. The quarterly cash dividend has been increased from 40 cts/share to $1.00/share payable on 29 November to shareholders on...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/CF-Industries-increases-dividend_56012.html
October 17, 2013
DuPont says it has completed the acquisition of sulfuric acid process technology and construction company MECS (St. Louis, MO) from private equity firm American Securities (New York)...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/DuPont-Completes-Acquisition-of-Sulfuric-Acid-Technology-Firm-MECS_31860.html
October 17, 2013
DuPont says the market outlook for titanium dioxide (TiO2) in the second half of 2012 is expected to be strong, despite statements by other TiO2 producers. "Recent comments...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/titanium_dioxide/DuPont-TiO2-Outlook-Strong-Despite-Reports_44797.html
October 17, 2013
Dow Chemical today outlined a strategy for its performance plastics business and gave an update on the company’s major projects in Saudi Arabia and on the US Gulf Coast. Speaking...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/K-2013-Dow-outlines-plastics-strategy-gives-update-on-investments_56001.html
October 17, 2013
Huntsman will begin installing a third ethylene oxide (EO) unit at its Port Neches, TX, site on 22 October. The 120,000-m.t./year unit will increase the site’s EO capacity by 25%, the company says. Huntsman expects the new unit to begin operating in the second quarter of 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene_oxide/Huntsman-to-break-ground-on-Port-Neches-EO-expansion_56000.html
October 17, 2013
Cronus Chemical (Chicago) says it is still considering locations in the United States for a $1.2-billion fertilizer plant as the company evaluates costs and other issues. The urea...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Cronus-Chemical-to-build-$1-2-billion-fertilizer-plant_55985.html
October 16, 2013
TVK (Tiszaújváros, Hungary) has begun construction of a 130,000-m.t./year plant for the recovery of butadiene, parent MOL Group (Budapest) said on 15 October. MOL expects to commission the plant in the second quarter of 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/butadiene/TVK-begins-construction-of-butadiene-plant-in-Hungary_55976.html
October 16, 2013
Sasol awarded Technip a contract to supply front-end engineering design (FEED) for an ethane cracker on the US Gulf Coast, Technip announced today. The cracker, to be located at...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Sasol-awards-FEED-contract-to-Technip-for-ethane-cracker-project-in-Louisiana_55975.html
October 14, 2013
TransCanada (Calgary, AB) broke ground, on 10 October, on the 530-kilometer Topolobampo–El Encino stretch of Mexico's 1,780-kilometer north-northwest natural gas pipeline...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/TransCanada-breaks-ground-on-gas-pipeline-in-Mexico_55916.html
October 11, 2013
Argex Titanium (Montreal), a titanium dioxide (TiO2) producer, has announced the results of an industrial feasibility study for its TiO2 project at Salaberry-de-Valleyfield...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/titanium_dioxide/Argex-Titanium-completes-feasibility-study-for-TiO2-plant_55850.html
October 11, 2013
PotashCorp cut its third-quarter earnings outlook as the market turmoil over the break-up of a major potash cartel caused buyers to defer major purchases. The company expects...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/PotashCorp-cuts-third-quarter-guidance_55895.html
October 11, 2013
PhosAgro (Moscow), today launched PhosAgro Asia (Singapore), a trading arm, which will sell fertilizers in Asia and Africa, as well as Australia and New Zealand. The company is...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/PhosAgro-launches-fertilizer-trading-subsidiary-in-Singapore_55887.html
October 10, 2013
Solvay will install a new process at its industrial plant at Chalampé, France, to reduce the plant’s energy consumption by eight megawatts and carbon dioxide (CO2)...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/adipic_acid/Solvay-to-optimize-adipic-acid-production-in-France_55674.html
October 10, 2013
The Mexican state of Veracruz is expected to receive $5 billion in direct investment by chemical companies, foreign and domestic, in Mexico, over the next five years, according to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/acetic_acid/Mexicos-state-of-Veracruz-expects-$11-billion-in-direct-investments-into-its-petrochemical-industry_55711.html
October 10, 2013
Skyonic (Austin, TX) has broken ground at its Capitol SkyMine plant in San Antonio, TX, the company announced. The plant is expected to capture 300,000 m.t./year of CO2 though the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/chloralkali/Skyonic-Corp-breaks-ground-at-its-Capitol-SkyMine-plant-in-Texas_55812.html
October 10, 2013
The prospects for most chlor-alkali and vinyls producers are not good: over the next 10 years, the global market for polyvinyl chloride (PVC) will be oversupplied by an annual average of 18 million m.t., according to analysts at IHS Chemical. However, producers in the United States will be able to maintain profitability, owing to low energy costs resulting from the boom in shale gas development, they say....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/vinyl_acetate/IHS-Shale-to-shield-US-chlor-alkali-vinyls-from-huge-global-overcapacity_55798.html
October 10, 2013
Allana Potash Corp., (Toronto) says it was granted a mining license by the Ethiopian Ministry of Mines for a previously announced Danakhil potash project in Ethiopia. The move follows...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/inorganic_chemicals/fertilizers/Allana-Potash-receives-mining-license-for-Ethiopian-project_55802.html
October 9, 2013
Chevron Phillips Chemical’s (CPChem) $6-billion project to build an ethane cracker and two polyethylene (PE) facilities on the US Gulf Coast (USGC) will create 10,000 jobs in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/CPChem-plans-major-hiring-program-for-Texas-cracker-project-advances-organosulfurs-hike-in-Belgium_55799.html
October 9, 2013
Shell Chemicals is looking to move to the front-end engineering design (FEED) stage early next year on its previously announced ethane cracker project at Monaca, PA, Graham van’t...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Shell-moves-US-cracker-project-to-FEED-selects-contractors_55743.html
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