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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
December 21, 2011
Total announced today that through its wholly owned subsidiary PetroFina, it signed an agreement with ExxonMobil Petroleum & Chemicals under which ExxonMobil will transfer to Total...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Total-Buys-ExxonMobil-out-of-Fina-Antwerp-Olefins_39970.html
December 1, 2011
Lummus Technology, a CB&I subsidiary, has been awarded a contract by CJSC Vostochnaya Neftechimicheskaya (VNHK), a subsidiary of OJSC Rosneft (Moscow) for the license and basic...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Rosneft-Builds-Large-Naphtha-Cracker-Complex-in-Russias-Far-East_39432.html
September 26, 2011
Saudi Aramco has awarded a contract to Axens to provide its process technologies for a previously announced refinery at Jazan, Saudi Arabia as well as the associated aromatics complex...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Aramco-Awards-Contract-to-Axens-for-Jazan-Refinery-and-Aromatics-Complex_37790.html
August 18, 2011
Jurong Aromatics Corp. (JAC) plans to hold a groundbreaking ceremony on August 26 for the company's previously announced $2.4-billion aromatics project at Jurong Island, Singapore, CEO...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Construction-to-Start-Next-Week-on-Singapore-Aromatics-Project_36957.html
May 31, 2011
Korean refining group S-Oil says it has agreed to buy a 33.4% stake in polysilicon maker Hankook Silicon (Seoul) for won 265 billion ($245 million), as part of S-Oil’s drive to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/S-Oil-Buys-Stake-in-Polysilicon-Producer-Doubles-P-Xylene-and-Benzene-Capacity-at-Onsan_35177.html
April 12, 2011
Abu Dhabi National Chemicals Co. (ChemaWEyaat) says it has awarded a project management consulting contract to WorleyParsons for the previously announced Tacaamol aromatics complex in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/WorleyParsons-Awarded-Contract-for-Abu-Dhabi-Aromatics-Project_34069.html
March 24, 2011
Showa Denko and Nippon Steel Chemical (NSC; Tokyo), a subsidiary of Nippon Steel (Tokyo), say they have agreed to establish a joint venture company that will take over NSC's production...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Nippon-Steel-Chemical-and-Showa-Denko-to-Form-Aromatics-and-Styrene-Joint-Venture_33673.html
March 12, 2011
Petrochemical production in Japan has been severely disrupted by the massive earthquake that struck the northeast coast of the country earlier today. The deadly quake measured 8.9 on...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Massive-Earthquake-Disrupts-Petrochemical-Production-in-Japan_33372.html
March 11, 2011
Honeywell subsidiary UOP says that PTT Aromatics and Refining (Bangkok), an affiliate of energy company PTT (Bangkok), has selected the UOP CCR Platforming R-264 catalyst to produce...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/UOP-Catalyst-Selected-by-PTT-for-Aromatics-Facility-in-Thailand_33204.html
January 12, 2011
Energy company PTT (Bangkok) expects to decide on a merger plan for several of its petrochemical-producing affiliates by the end of this quarter and to start implementing the merger in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Thailands-PTT-to-Merge-Petchem-Affiliates-this-Year_32104.html
December 14, 2010
Keyuan Petrochemicals (Ningbo, China) says it will spend about $3.8 million to expand petrochemical capacity at its by about 30%, to 720,000 m.t./year at its Nigbo facility. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Keyuan-Petrochemicals-to-Boost-Capacity-at-Ningbo_31589.html
October 8, 2010
A tanker ship carrying chemicals in the English Channel just off the coast of north west coast of France has been in a collision with another ship. The YM Uranus, is carrying heavy...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Tanker-Carrying-Naphtha-range-Product-in-Collision-off-France-update_30086.html
October 7, 2010
The European chemical industry can breathe a collective sigh of relief: The Light Olefins & Aromatics Consortium (LOA; Brussels) is successfully on track to complete the Reach...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/Olefins-and-Aromatics-Consortium-Successfully-Registers-Products-with-Reach_29936.html
September 22, 2010
Energy company Rosneft (Moscow) and China National Petroleum Corp. (CNPC) have held a foundation-laying ceremony for a previously announced $5-billion joint venture refinery and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/CNPC-and-Rosneft-Build-Refinery-and-Petrochemicals-Complex-at-Tianjin_29683.html
August 26, 2010
SK Engineering & Construction (Seoul) has reconfirmed that it will carry out engineering, procurement, and construction work on the delayed $2-billion aromatics project of Jurong...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/benzene/SK-Engineering-Reconfirms-Contract-for-Singapore-Aromatics-Project_29046.html
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