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June 17, 2013
European benzene supply is expected to remain tight as use of lighter feedstocks limits production of benzene coproduct, according to the latest IHS Chemical Market Advisory...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Tight-European-benzene-supply_52863.html
June 13, 2013
Two companies remain in the race for the acquisition of Innova (São Paulo), the styrene unit of state-owned Petrobras, based at Triunfo, Brazil, according to Valor...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Reports-Elekeiroz-and-Videolar-competing-to-acquire-Petrobrass-styrene-assets_52805.html
April 26, 2013
Shell Chemicals' steam cracker at Moerdijk, Netherlands, is experiencing technical difficulties that have delayed the plant's restart following planned maintenance, unconfirmed reports...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Reports-Technical-difficulties-delay-restart-of-Shells-Moerdijk-cracker_51527.html
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/styrene/IHS-WPC-Shale-will-drive-benzene-derivatives-in-North-America_50684.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/styrene/European-PS-producers-bullish-on-prices-despite-weak-end-user-demand_50275.html
March 1, 2013
Oversupply and sluggish demand will continue to impact the price of acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) in Europe throughout 2013 with changes mostly dictated by feedstock prices, a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/European-ABS-prices-to-stagnate-in-2013-on-poor-demand-oversupply_50133.html
February 22, 2013
Oversupply and sluggish demand will continue to impact the price of acrylonitrile butadiene styrene (ABS) in Europe throughout 2013 with changes mostly dictated by feedstock prices, a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/European-ABS-prices-likely-to-remain-stagnant-during-2013-due-to-poor-demand-oversupply_49993.html
January 10, 2013
Westlake Chemical has begun the previously announced expansion of the Petro 2 ethylene unit at its complex at Lake Charles, LA, the company said today. The expansion work, taking place...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Westlake-commences-ethylene-expansion-at-Lake-Charles_48861.html
November 12, 2012
Egypt’s president Mohamed Morsi has opened a complex producing styrene and polystyrene at the Dekheila Port at Alexandria, Egypt. The plant was built by the Egyptian Styrenics...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Egyptian-president-opens-EStyrenics-complex-at-Alexandria_47629.html
November 12, 2012
Sabic and Shell Chemicals have confirmed CW’s exclusive report that they plan to invest in propylene oxide-styrene monomer (POSM) and polyols plants in Saudi Arabia...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Sabic-and-Shell-plan-POSM-polyols-projects-ponder-petchem-investments-outside-Saudi-Arabia_47628.html
May 21, 2012
The Styrene Information and Research Center (SIRC) says it has filed a motion asking a court to grant summary judgment in support of the council’s lawsuit challenging the 12th...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Industry-Asks-Court-for-Expedited-Ruling-in-RoC-Lawsuit_43629.html
March 20, 2012
Styron has proposed an improved process to help customers in Europe by settling monthly contract prices for polystyrene (PS) in the first week but not later than the tenth working day...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Styron-Proposes-Changes-to-Polystyrene-Settlements-in-Europe_42101.html
March 13, 2012
Nova Chemicals reported fourth-quarter net income of $77 million, up 22% from the year-ago quarter, on higher margins in the company’s olefins segment. Sales were down 5.8% from...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Nova-Chemicals-Posts-Fourth-Quarter-Profit_41962.html
March 5, 2012
Keyuan Petrochemicals (Ningbo, China), an independent petchems manufacturer which started-up in 2007, says it plans to expand its production capacity for styrene butadiene styrene...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Keyuan-Petrochemicals-Plans-SBS-Expansion_41791.html
January 12, 2012
Denki Kagaku Kogyo (Denka) says it will buy Sumitomo Chemical out of their ethylbenzene and styrene production joint venture, Chiba Styrene Monomer. Denka already holds a 60% stake in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Sumitomo-Exits-Styrene-JV-with-Denka_40403.html
December 6, 2011
The styrene industry, a long time critic of the methodology used to create the U.S. government’s Report on Carcinogens (RoC), says the recently proposed changes to the RoC...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Styrene-Industry-Says-Officials-Should-Withdraw-Proposed-Changes-to-RoC-Methodology_39406.html
November 21, 2011
Two Majors Link to Form a Leading Producer Gualdoni: Styrolution has probably 'the best team in the industry.' Styrolution (Frankfurt) was launched last month as a 50-50 joint venture...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/The-Styrene-Solution_39109.html
October 4, 2011
BASF and Ineos, partners in the styrenics joint venture Styrolution, say the company started operating as an independent unit on October 1, 2011, following approval from the relevant...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/BASF-and-Ineos-Launch-Styrolution-Are-Close-to-Divesting-Spanish-ABS-Asset_38020.html
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...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/EPCA-2011-Petrochemical-Markets-Soften_38018.html
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