IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Markets :: Basic Chemicals :: Petrochemicals :: Acetone

Displaying 21 - 40 of 43 stories.
December 19, 2011
A joint venture between Eastman Chemical and China National Tobacco Corporation today broke ground on a 30,000 m.t./year acetate two plant at Heifei, China. The plant will be in...
October 19, 2011
Cepsa (Madrid) has held a groundbreaking ceremony for a previously announced phenol-acetone project at Shanghai. The plant will be built in the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park at...
October 4, 2011
Industry executives attending the European Petrochemical Association (EPCA) annual meeting, currently taking place in Berlin, confirm a weakening in demand in petrochemical markets in...
August 30, 2011
Mitsui Chemicals has announced plans to replace isopropyl alcohol (IPA) production based on propylene feedstock at its Osaka works with a new plant based on acetone, a product the...
August 16, 2011
Sunoco says it will sell its phenol manufacturing facility in Haverhill, OH to Goradia Capital (Houston) for $106.5 million. The deal marks Sunoco’s exit from the chemicals business. The deal is expected to be completed by the end of 2011....
July 6, 2011
The European Commission has cleared the proposed acquisition of a controlling stake in Compañía Española de Petróleos (Cepsa; Madrid) by International...
May 31, 2011
Sunoco says it will sell its phenol and acetone plant at Frankford, PA to Honeywell for $85 million. The plant has the capacity to produce about 685 million lbs/year of acetone and...
May 18, 2011
Sunoco says it will sell its 1-billion lbs/year phenol and acetone facility at Philadelphia to Honeywell for $85 million. The deal is expected to close in the third-quarter of 2011...
January 27, 2011
Ineos Phenol and Sinopec Yangzi Petrochemical Co. have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU), agreeing the framework for the design and future operation of a previously announced...
January 19, 2011
AXA Private Equity (Paris) has agreed to acquire a majority stake in Novacap (Lyon, France) from Bain Capital for about €240 million. The exact size of the stake was not...
January 7, 2011
Axa Private Equity (Paris) is in exclusive negotiations to acquire Novacap (Lyon, France) from Bain Capital, French financial journal l'Agefi says. Bain put Novacap up for sale last...
September 24, 2010
Private equity firm Bain Capital is preparing to put Novacap (Lyon, France) up for sale, reports say. Bain acquired Novacap from Rhodia in 2002. Novacap has three businesses: Novacarb...
November 13, 2009
Mitsui Chemicals plans to raise Y64.3 billion ($712 million) through a public share offering to help fund expansion in China, according to a filing with Japan's Finance Ministry. The...
November 2, 2009
Mitsui Chemicals and Sinopec say they have "reached a fundamental agreement" to build a world-scale phenol and acetone complex as well as an ethylene-propylene-diene...
September 3, 2009
Ineos Phenol, an Ineos subsidiary, says that China’s National Development Reform Commission (NDRC; Beijing) has re-approved its previously announced investment for a...
September 19, 2008
Prices PHENOL U.S.: 74-76 cts/lb, September contracts EUROPE: €1.25-€1.35/lb September contracts ASIA: $1.60-$1.80/kg, September contracts Outlook Global phenol consumption...
January 24, 2008
Akzo Nobel has opened a "landmark" powder coatings manufacturing facility in the United Arab Emirates (UAE). The new site, located in Jebel Ali, offers a full range of...
Pages: « Previous  1 [2] 3 Next »

contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa