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August 25, 2016
US nonfuel propylene inventory came down for a seventh consecutive week, according to data released by the US Energy Information Administration. Inventory levels last week were the lowest in nearly two years....
August 24, 2016
Borealis AG, a producer of polyolefins, base chemicals, and fertilizers, on Wednesday announced 12% lower second-quarter net profit and 10% lower consolidated sales of €309 million ($348.5 million) and €2.2 billion, respectively, still the company's second-best quarterly result after the record 2015....
August 19, 2016
Unipetrol (Prague), the largest petrochemical player in the Czech Republic owned by PKN Orlen (Płock, Poland), has announced repair work on its Litvínov olefins plant at Záluží, Czech Republic, damaged by fire on 13 August 2015, has been completed and the construction of four pyrolysis furnaces is nearing completion....
August 17, 2016
Dow Chemical's 750,000 metric tons per year propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Freeport, Texas, is now online and producing material, IHS Chemical understands. Dow began the restart two weeks ago....
August 17, 2016
State-owned CPC Corp. (Taipei, Taiwan) has temporarily shut the residual fluid catalytic cracker (RFCC) at its Dalin, Taiwan, refinery effective 15 August due to technical issues, a...
August 11, 2016
A fire on Thursday morning in the heavy crude unit of Motiva's 235,000 barrel per day refinery in Convent, Louisiana, did not affect propylene production, the company says. All employees at the site have been accounted for with no injuries, according to Motiva, which says the cause of the incident is under investigation....
August 11, 2016
US nonfuel-use propylene inventory dropped during the week ending 5 August, according to data released by the US Energy Information Administration. The decline, the fifth in as many weeks, came with the market awaiting renewed supply from Dow's 750,000 metric tons propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Freeport, Texas....
August 8, 2016
Essar Oil Ltd. (Mumbai, India), an energy company, says it intends to invest 12 billion Indian rupees ($180 million) to upgrade its Vadinar, India, refinery over the next three years...
August 5, 2016
Operational issues this week have pushed US ethylene and propylene spot prices to highs not seen in a year or more. Prompt ethylene traded on Wednesday at 30.00-34.50 cents per pound. On Thursday, propylene trading reached 35.00 cents per pound for August delivery....
August 3, 2016
Yeochun NCC (YNCC; Seoul, South Korea), a joint venture between Hanwha Chemical (Seoul) and Daelim (Seoul), shut its olefins conversion unit (OCU) on 2 August due to a catalyst-related...
August 3, 2016
US nonfuel-use propylene inventory fell in the week that ended on 29 July, according to data released by the Energy Information Administration (EIA) on Wednesday. It was the fourth...
July 27, 2016
The restart of Dow Chemical’s 750,000 metric ton per year propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Freeport, Texas, is likely to keep propylene inventory from falling. The company...
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