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April 29, 2008
Olin reported first-quarter income from continuing operations of $37.3 million (50 cts/share), compared to $16.6 million (22 cts/share) in the year-ago period. Sales rose 56%, to $399.1 million....
April 28, 2008
Energy issues were among the key topics raised by executives at the European chlor-alkali industry group Euro Chlor’s Seventh International Chlorine Technology Conference and...
April 18, 2008
Akzo Nobel has unveiled plans to operate small-scale, chlor-alkali production units via remote control at customers’ sites in Europe. Uhde has agreed to construct the plants and...
April 18, 2008
Energy issues were among the key topics raised in presentations as well as informal discussions at European chlor-alkali industry group Euro Chlor’s Seventh International...
April 4, 2008
Akzo Nobel unveiled plans yesterday to operate small-scale chlorine production units at customers’ plants in Europe, via remote control. Engineering and construction firm Uhde...
April 2, 2008
Ineos ChlorVinyls, an Ineos subsidiary, says it has agreed to sell its packed chlorine business to Linde’s BOC subsidiary, for an undisclosed sum. The deal includes packed...
April 1, 2008
Siam Cement Group (SCG; Bangkok) says it has signed a joint venture agreement with two Vietnamese companies to build Vietnam’s first world-scale petrochemical complex. SCG...
April 1, 2008
International Finance Corp. (IFC; Washington), the World Bank’s private investment arm, will invest about $31.5 million in Meghmani Organics Ltd.’s (Ahmedabad, India)...
April 1, 2008
Olin says it has lifted a system-wide force majeure for caustic soda but that it will operate under an order-control program. The company said on February 21 it would supply customers...
March 21, 2008
Olin says it has lifted a system-wide force majeure for caustic soda, which the company declared on February 21. At that time Olin said it would be supplying its customers with...
March 18, 2008
Shin-Estu subsidiary Shintech says the first phase of an integrated chlor-alkali and vinyls project near Plaquemine, LA will start up in May. The company will bring online 300,000...
March 12, 2008
Olin says it will shutter its Dalhousie, NB chlor-alkali plant in an effort to streamline manufacturing operations in Canada. The move will affect 50 workers at the site. Chlorine...
March 3, 2008
Mexican polyvinyl chloride (PVC) maker Mexichem (Pajaritos, Mexico) says it has purchased Colombian caustic soda producer Prodesal (Cali), for an undisclosed amount. Prodesal generated...
March 3, 2008
Olin declared force majeure on caustic soda on February 21, citing unexpected operating problems as well as weak chlorine demand. The company says it will supply its customers with...
February 25, 2008
General Chemical Soda Ash Partners (GCSAP) and S&A Abahsain (Al-Khobar, Saudi Arabia) say they will form a joint venture to build a 1-million m.t./year soda ash facility in Saudi...
February 22, 2008
Olin has declared force majeure on caustic soda system-wide, citing unexpected operation issues as well as weak chlorine demand. The company says it will supply its customers with...
February 19, 2008
Canexus (Calgary) says its board of directors has approved a C$208-million ($206 million) technology conversion project for its North Vancouver, BC chlor-alkali facility. The project...
February 19, 2008
Tata Chemicals’ $1.005-billion purchase of General Chemical Soda Ash Partners (GCSAP) from General Chemical Industrial Products (East Hanover, NJ) late last month was the latest...
February 19, 2008
FMC says it will bring 800,000 tons/year of soda ash capacity online over the next few years at its Granger, WY plant, which has been operating at reduced capacity since 2005. The...
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