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December 13, 2011
“The global economy has reached a critical state,” ACC chief economist Kevin Swift said in the group’s year-end economic outlook for 2011. “A global soft-patch...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/ACC-Global-Economy-Has-Reached-a-Critical-State_39698.html
December 12, 2011
Equate Petrochemical (Safat, Kuwait) is actively seeking acquisitions outside the Middle East and may be close to a deal before the end of the year, company officials say. "Our strategy is to look for M&A opportunities in the line of our existing products," says Hamad Al-Terkait, Equate CEO....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Equate-Petrochemical-Seeks-Acquisitions_39713.html
December 8, 2011
Chevron Phillips Chemical (CPChem) said on Wednesday that construction on its Saudi petrochemical joint venture project has been completed. The complex was built at Jubail by Saudi...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/CPChem-Completes-Construction-of-Saudi-Petrochemical-Complex_39599.html
December 5, 2011
Shell and Qatar Petroleum have signed a heads of agreement for the development of a previously announced multi-billion dollar petrochemical production joint venture in Qatar. Total...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Shell-and-Qatar-Petroleum-Sign-Petchems-Deal-Shell-to-Hold-Minority-Stake_39485.html
December 5, 2011
The Chinese government says that Sinopec and SK Innovation (Seoul), formerly SK Energy, signed a memorandum of understanding on December 2, to increase cooperation between the two...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Sinopec-and-SK-Innovation-to-Discuss-Wuhan-Project_39484.html
December 2, 2011
This Week on CW:   BASF is targeting an 80% increase in sales by 2020, to $153 billion. Development and sale of sustainable products and expansion into emerging markets are...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Dec-2_39481.html
December 1, 2011
Sasol says it has advanced a feasibility study on a possible 1.4-million m.t./year ethylene plant and downstream derivative units at its Lake Charles site. Sasol also reported today that is in discussions on possible divestment of its stake in Arya Sasol, a polyethylene joint venture in Iran...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Sasol-Plans-Ethane-Cracker-in-Louisiana_39404.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/ethylene/Rosneft-Builds-Large-Naphtha-Cracker-Complex-in-Russias-Far-East_39432.html
November 2, 2011
The recent fire and production outage at Shell's Bukom refinery in Singapore will shave about $150 million, after tax, off the company's fourth-quarter earnings, Shell says. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Singapore-Refinery-Fire-Will-Cost-Shell-$150-Million_38767.html
October 28, 2011
LyondellBasell reported third-quarter net income of $895 million, up 92% from the year-ago quarter, on sales up 29%, to $13 billion. Results were driven by strong performance in the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/LyondellBasells-Earnings-Soar-on-Advantaged-U-S-Olefins-Business_38683.html
October 18, 2011
Enterprise Products Partners says it has started commercial operations of its fifth natural gas liquids (NGL) fractionator at Mont Belvieu, TX, three months ahead of schedule. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Enterprise-Starts-Up-Fifth-NGL-Fractionator-at-Mont-Belvieu-Begins-Construction-on-Sixth_38388.html
October 17, 2011
In a deal that will create the largest natural gas pipeline operator in the U.S., Kinder Morgan (KMI; Houston) has agreed to buy competitor El Paso Corporation (Houston) for $38...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Kinder-Morgan-to-Acquire-El-Paso-Creating-Pipeline-Giant_38363.html
October 10, 2011
Saudi Aramco and Dow Chemical have signed a shareholders' agreement for their previously announced Sadara Chemical joint venture. Sadara will build a $20-billion manufacturing complex...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Aramco-and-Dow-Sign-Shareholders-Agreement-for-Sadara-Chemical-JV_38188.html
October 10, 2011
LyondellBasell has agreed to mothball its refinery at Berre, France for up to two years, having announced late last month that it would close the refinery permanently. The mothballing...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/LyondellBasell-Agrees-to-Mothball-French-Refinery-Rather-Than-Close-It-Permanently_38185.html
October 7, 2011
This Week on CW:   At EPCA 2011 this week in Berlin, attendees discussed a fall in petrochemical demand, though they said 2011 is still expected to be a good year for the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Oct-7_38178.html
October 6, 2011
Enterprise says it is nearing completion on a series of infrastructure improvement projects designed to optimize the partnership’s Neptune cryogenic natural gas processing...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Enterprise-Nears-Completion-of-Natural-Gas-Processing-Projects-in-Louisiana_37865.html
October 6, 2011
A fire at the Shell Bukom refinery in Singapore has been extinguished but the company will close the downstream complex for safety checks and to investigate the cause, Ben van Buerden, CEO of Shell Chemicals tells CW. He was speaking on the sidelines of the Cefic General Assembly meeting, which is currently taking place in Madrid....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Shell-Singapore-Fire-Is-out-Progress-with-Qatar-Project_37970.html
October 4, 2011
Shell Chemicals says it is aiming to restart its refinery at Bukom Island, Singapore over the next few days and to avoid halting operations at any of its Singapore petrochemical plants...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Shell-Prepares-to-Restart-Singapore-Refinery-Confirms-Force-Majeure-on-Three-Petchem-Products_38005.html
September 30, 2011
This Week on CW:   Cefic has revised its forecast for EU chemicals production growth downards, to 2.5%. Third-quarter growth is expected to fall “markedly,” though...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Chemical-Industry-Weekly-News-Round-Up-Sept-30_37985.html
September 26, 2011
Williams says it will spend $350 million-$400 million to expand ethylene capacity at its Geismar, LA olefins facility by 600 million lbs/year, an increase of about 44%. The expansion...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/ethylene/Williams-to-Expand-Ethylene-Capacity-at-Geismar-LA_37838.html
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