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February 9, 2009
Total Petrochemicals (Courbevoie, France) says it has started up a 600,000-m.t./year styrene unit at Gonfreville-l’Orcher, France. The plant’s reactors will increase the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Total-Opens-Styrene-Plant_16930.html
January 21, 2009
The project forms part of a restructuring of the company's petrochemical operations in the country....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Total-Starts-up-Styrene-Plant-in-France_16569.html
January 21, 2009
Total Petrochemicals (Courbevoie, ‚Ä®France) says it has started its newly expanded 600,000 m.t./year styrene unit at Gonfreville-l’Orcher, France. The facility’s capacity...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Total-Starts-Up-Expanded-Styrene-Plant_16568.html
January 13, 2009
Kraton Polymers says it will suspend about 50% of its global styrenic block copolymer (SBC) production to improve cash flow. Kraton says the affected sites are in Europe and the U.S....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Kraton-Halves-Polymer-Output_16269.html
December 22, 2008
BASF plans to construct a styrene butadiene (SB) latex plant at the Dayawan petrochemicals park near Daya Bay, Huizhou, China. The company has signed a heads of agreement with CSPC, an...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/BASF-to-Build-SB-Latex-Unit-at-Chinese-Site_16021.html
December 19, 2008
Prices U.S.: $1.08-$1.12/lb del, Nov. contracts EUROPE: €1,534-€1,625/m.t. del, Nov. ASIA: $1,300-$1,500/m.t., c&f, China Outlook Global acrylonitrile butadiene styrene...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/ABS_16044.html
December 9, 2008
Dow says engineering costs related to a planned joint venture petrochemical complex in Oman will be written down, and that it will sell its automotive protection and dampening business in Europe, a maker of acoustical foams....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Dow-Closures-Will-Include-Chlor-Alkali-Styrenics-and-Rubber_15806.html
December 5, 2008
Nova Chemicals says it has temporarily closed its Beaver Valley styrenic polymers plant at Monaca, PA due to poor market conditions. “We expect to restart the plant, but only...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Nova-Chemicals-Idles-Styrene-Plant_15758.html
November 21, 2008
SP Chemicals (Singapore) says it will delay by “at least two years” construction of a previously announced styrene monomer project at its Taixing, China complex due to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/SP-Chemicals-Shelves-Chinese-Styrene-Plant_15532.html
September 26, 2008
Oman Refineries and Petrochemicals Co. (ORPC; Muscat) has invited process licensers to submit proposals for an ethyl benzene-styrene complex at the company’s Sohar, Oman...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Oman-Seeks-Styrene-Technology-Offers_14468.html
September 19, 2008
BASF says from October 1 it will slash production of polystyrene (PS) in Europe by 25%. “The reason for this step is the diminished demand for the standard plastic PS, a...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/BASF-to-Cut-EU-Polystyrene-Production-by-25-percent-_14295.html
September 15, 2008
Chicago Bridge & Iron (CB&I; The Woodlands, TX) says it has been awarded technology licenses and basic engineering contracts by Essar Gujarat Petrochemicals (Ahmedabad, India)...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Lummus-Bags-Contract-for-Indian-Petrochemical-Complex_14185.html
September 9, 2008
Prices U.S.: 80 cts-82 cts/lb fob, spot; 80 cts/lb, fob. July contracts EUROPE: $1,620-$1,630/m.t., fob NWE, spot; €1,260-€1,280/m.t., del August contracts Outlook The global...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Product-Focus-Styrene_14067.html
September 8, 2008
BASF has provided additional details on plans to expand the scope of its previously announced styrenics divestment (CW, Aug. 25, p. 13). The company says it will add copolymers to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/BASF-to-Divest-Styrenics-as-a-Global-Unit_14034.html
August 20, 2008
Saudi Industrial Investment Group (SIIG; Riyadh) and ChevronPhillips Chemical (CPChem) say their Jubail Chevron Phillips Co. joint venture has started production at Al Jubail, Saudi...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Jubail-Chevron-Phillips-Begins-Production_13684.html
August 18, 2008
BASF says it has widened the scope of a previously announced divestment of the company's global styrenics business and has reorganized the activities in preparation for the sale...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/BASF-Widens-Scope-of-Proposed-Styrenics-Sale_13687.html
July 2, 2008
Shell Chemicals says it has completed an expansion of a polyols plant at Pernis, the Netherlands. Capacity of the plant has been raised from 155,000 m.t./year to 255,000 m.t./year...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/basic_chemicals/petrochemicals/styrene/Shell-Completes-Dutch-Polyols-Expansion_12814.html
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