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March 21, 2013
Although shale gas has cut into North American benzene supply and raised prices, it has simultaneously advantaged the production of benzene derivatives...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/IHS-WPC-Shale-will-drive-benzene-derivatives-in-North-America_50684.html
March 20, 2013
Anellotech (Pearl River, NY) says it plans to make available 100-kilogram samples of green benzene and green toluene to strategic partners for downstream product development purposes...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Anellotech-to-provide-biobased-aromatics-samples-before-years-end_50638.html
March 7, 2013
Polystyrene (PS) prices fell in Europe between January and February, sliding on the back of lower-than-expected demand. But sellers are expecting an increase in the styrene monomer...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/European-PS-producers-bullish-on-prices-despite-weak-end-user-demand_50275.html
February 19, 2013
Petróleos de Venezuela SA (PDVSA; Caracas) says that repair work and preparation for restart are ongoing at its refinery site in El Palito, Puerto Cabello...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Reports-El-Palito-complex-still-offline-contradicting-PDVSA-statement_49936.html
February 7, 2013
Braskem's net profit swung back to positive territory in the fourth quarter of 2012 as the company reported 275 million reais ($138.3 million) in net earnings, compared with a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Braskem-swings-to-a-net-profit-in-the-fourth-quarter_49647.html
January 29, 2013
Chiyoda has been awarded an engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) contract by Taiyo Oil (Tokyo) to develop a 10,000-bbl/day transalkylation unit, Chiyoda announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Chiyoda-awarded-EPC-contract-for-Taiyo-Oil-aromatics-expansion-in-Japan_49411.html
January 18, 2013
Hyundai Cosmo Para-Xylene (HCP), a joint venture between Cosmo Oil Corp. (Tokyo) and Hyundai Oilbank (HDO; Seoul), has announced that production at its aromatics facility at HDO's...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Hyundai-Cosmo-jv-makes-its-first-p-xylene-shipment-from-new-plant_49100.html
January 16, 2013
Indian Oil Corp. (IOC; New Delhi) would like to participate in the previously announced share auction process of Haldia Petrochemicals Ltd. (HPL; Kolkata, India), say reports in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Indian-Oil-may-participate-in-Haldia-Petrochemicals-share-auction-reports-say_49008.html
November 15, 2012
Shell says it has taken a final investment decision to debottleneck its steam cracker at Bukom Island, Singapore. This is expected to increase the capacity of olefins and aromatics by...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Shell-to-increase-capacity-at-petrochemical-complex-in-Singapore_47712.html
September 17, 2012
The recent bump in prices for benzene, toluene, and mixed xylenes in Europe may already be tipping over from boom to bust, market watchers say. Spot benzene ran up more than $200/m.t...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/European-Aromatics-Spike-May-Have-Already-Peaked_46314.html
May 25, 2012
Rosneft (Moscow), Russia’s oil and gas major with petrochemical ambitions, has appointed Igor Sechin as the new president of the company. The appointment was endorsed by...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/New-Company-President-Plans-to-Revitalize-Rosneft_43717.html
May 18, 2012
Eramo: Asian demand will drive global growth. The state of the global petrochemical industry and strategies for chemical markets in Asia topped discussion at the Asia Petrochemical...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/APIC-2012-A-Positive-Outlook-For-Asias-Petchem-Industry_43562.html
April 30, 2012
Foster Wheeler announced today that a subsidiary of its Global Engineering and Construction Group has been awarded a contract by Abu Dhabi National Chemicals Company (ChemaWEyaat; Abu...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Abu-Dhabi-Moves-Ahead-with-ChemaWEyaat-Aromatics-Awards-Contract-to-Foster-Wheeler_43114.html
April 30, 2012
  Nizhnekamskneftekhim (Nizhnekamsk, Russia), one of the largest petchems producers in Russia, has selected the Lummus ethylene and Linde alpha olefins processes for a major...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Nizhnekamsk-Signs-Contracts-with-Lummus-and-Linde-for-Petchems-Projects-in-Russia_43107.html
February 27, 2012
Global demand for benzene totaled about 42 million m.t. in 2011 and is forecast to grow about 3%/year through 2016, to nearly 50 million m.t., according to a new report by IHS...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Study-Slow-Growth-Expected-for-Benzene_41513.html
January 27, 2012
Total says that a recently announced aromatics and ethylene-vinyl acetate (EVA) copolymer project by the company's Samsung Total Petrochemicals joint venture will cost a combined $1.8...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Total-Details-Aromatics-Project-in-Korea_40865.html
January 25, 2012
Total has shelved plans to divest a refinery in the U.K. after failing to find a buyer for the plant. Patrick Pouyanné, head of Total's refinery and chemicals business...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Total-Shelves-Divestment-of-U-K-Refinery_40771.html
January 19, 2012
UOP, a Honeywell subsidiary, says it has been selected by Samsung Total Petrochemicals, a 50-50 joint venture between Samsung Group and Total, to provide technologies for Samsung...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/UOP-Technology-Selected-for-Samsung-Totals-Aromatics-Project-in-Korea_40579.html
January 18, 2012
U.S. benzene contracts were settled higher by 70 cts/gal for January, up more than 23% from December, and spot aromatics prices have shot even higher as multiple forces combine to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Reformer-Reductions-Pinch-Aromatics_40550.html
January 11, 2012
Samsung Total Petrochemicals says it will build an ethylene-vinyl acetate copolymer (EVA) plant in addition to a recently announced para-xylene plant, at the company's Daesan, Korea...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Samsung-Total-Adds-EVA-Plant-to-Aromatics-Project_40381.html
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