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April 18, 2016
Invista says it has started up a new 215,000 m.t./year hexamethylene diamine (HMDA) plant in Shanghai, part of a $1 billion nylon-6,6 project first announced in 2007, but  delayed until 2014 by the economic downturn....
April 4, 2016
Trinseo (Horgen, Switzerland) has increased April contract and spot prices for all grades of polystyrene (PS) and styrene copolymers in Europe. The increase for general-purpose PS (GPPS) and high-impact PS (HIPS) is €105/m.t. ($119.72); for acrylonitrile butadiene styrene resin, €120/m.t.; and for styrene acrylonitrile resins, €95/m.t....
March 28, 2016
SF says it is increasing European prices for all base polymer grades of nylon 6 and nylon 6,6, as well as caprolactam and adipic acid, by €120/m.t., effective immediately. “The increase is necessary in order to restore prices to a sustainable level,” says the company....
March 16, 2016
Engineering plastics producer Kolon Plastics (Gincheon, South Korea) and BASF on Wednesday agreed to establish a joint venture in South Korea to manufacture polyoxymethylene (POM)...
March 3, 2016
Evonik Industries is expanding its membrane business with an investment at its site at Lenzing/Schörfling, Austria. The investment will double the existing production capacities...
February 18, 2016
Clariant says it will spend more than 7.5 million Swiss francs ($7.6 million) in specialized equipment and facilities to expand the capabilities and capacities for the production of...
February 16, 2016
Maire Tecnimont has signed an agreement worth €1 billion ($1.12 billion) for constructing refineries and petrochemical plants in Iran. The agreement was signed with the Persian...
February 10, 2016
Evonik Industries plans to build a production line for special nylon-12 powders at its Marl, Germany, site. The investment will be in the mid double-digit million euro range, the...
January 25, 2016
Covestro is expanding capacity for polycarbonate films at its Dormagen, Germany, site, the company announced on Monday. It is investing roughly €20 million ($21.6 million) to...
January 21, 2016
Celanese is adding nylons  -6 and -6,6 to its portfolio of engineered materials using technology developed in-house, the company says. Some grades of nylon will be immediately available, while others will enter the market during the third quarter....
January 7, 2016
Solvay has hired Goldman Sachs to find potential buyers for Solvay's nylon business, according to reports in the Belgian and Dutch media. An acquisition of the business could be worth...
November 27, 2015
BASF said on Friday that it will expand its compounding capacity for engineering plastics in Europe. The company will add 70,000 m.t./year capacity at the Schwarzheide, Germany site by...
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