IHS Chemical Week

Archives :: Markets :: Plastics :: PET

Displaying 1 - 20 of 255 stories.
January 25, 2016
Mossi Ghisolfi Group's (M&G; Tortona, Italy) chemicals arm, headquartered in Luxembourg, says it will increase the initial capacity of a previously announced, integrated...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/M-and-Gs-chemicals-arm-increases-capacity-of-planned-PTA-PET-plant-in-Texas_76648.html
January 12, 2016
Loop Industries (Los Angeles) has completed a pilot plant to validate the company's proprietary polyethylene terephthalate (PET) depolymerization technology, the company says. Positive...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/US-firm-completes-PET-depolymerization-pilot-plant-to-produce-PTA-EG_76354.html
January 8, 2016
This year, polyethylene (PE) supply will grow 3.7 million m.t. more than demand, causing operating rates to drop in every region, IHS Chemical says. The economic developments of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Outlook-plastics-China-still-driving-growth_76295.html
January 6, 2016
BP has agreed to sell its aromatics complex in Decatur, AL, to Indorama Ventures (Bangkok). Financial details of the transaction have not been disclosed. The complex can produce 1...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/BP-sells-Alabama-PTA-site-to-Indorama-Ventures_76199.html
December 23, 2015
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) on Wednesday informed the Stock Exchange of Thailand that it has completed the previously announced acquisition of polyethylene terephthalate (PET)...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Indorama-completes-acquisition-of-PET-producer-in-India_76042.html
December 4, 2015
Carbios (Clermont-Ferrand, France) has developed an enzymatic process that allows the depolymerization of 100% amorphous polyethylene terephthalate (PET)–based commercial...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Carbios-develops-process-to-depolymerize-PET-products-into-original-monomers_75574.html
November 30, 2015
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) on Monday announced that it will acquire polyethylene terephthalate (PET) manufacturer Micro Polypet. (MicroPet; New Delhi). MicroPet’s PET plant is...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Indorama-to-acquire-PET-producer-in-India_75488.html
November 11, 2015
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) announced on Thursday that it has signed an agreement to purchase the polyethylene terephthalate (PET),  purified terephthalic acid (PTA), and purified...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Indorama-to-acquire-Cepsas-purified-isophthalic-acid-PTA-and-PET-plants-at-San-Roque-Spain_75192.html
September 25, 2015
The Korea Trade Commission (KTC; Seoul) said on Thursday that it will extend antidumping duties on Chinese and Indian suppliers of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) film for three more...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/South-Korea-extends-antidumping-duties-on-PET-from-China-and-India_73878.html
September 8, 2015
DAK Americas (Charlotte, NC) says it will build a 104,000-m.t./year polyester staple fiber (PSF) plant at its Pearl River site in Bay St. Louis, MS. DAK, a subsidiary of Alpek (Monterrey, Mexico), plans to start up the plant in the second half of 2016....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/DAK-to-build-104000-m-t-year-PSF-plant-in-Mississippi_73318.html
July 22, 2015
Alpek’s (Monterrey, Mexico) second-quarter net income more than doubled year-on-year (YOY), to $83 million, driven mainly by an improvement in the company's operating results...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Alpeks-second-quarter-net-income-more-than-doubles-despite-lower-sales_72363.html
July 17, 2015
An impasse in negotiations for the July para-xylene (p-xylene) contract price in Europe—which is dragging into a third week—may result in a split settlement, according to...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Europe-p-xylene-contract-price-talks-for-July-feel-pressure-of-PTA-PET-imports-from-Asia_72281.html
June 12, 2015
Reliance Industries (RIL, Mumbai) expects to start up its new 1.15 million m.t./year purified terephthalic acid  (PTA) plant at Dahej by October, says Mukesh Ambani, chairman and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Reliance-plans-to-start-up-Dahej-PTA-plant-by-October_71226.html
May 29, 2015
Lotte Chemical UK (Redcar), a subsidiary of Lotte (Seoul), has declared force majeure on polyethylene terephthalate (PET) from the company's Wilton, UK, plant, according to company...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Lotte-declares-force-majeure-on-PET-at-UK-site_70839.html
May 18, 2015
Alpek’s (Monterrey, Mexico) first-quarter net income totaled $48 million, up 32% year-on-year (YOY), according to the latest company's results. Ebitda was up to $137 million from...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Alpeks-first-quarter-net-income-up-despite-lower-prices-due-to-higher-sales-volume_69844.html
April 27, 2015
The US International Trade Commission (USITC) on 23 April has instructed the US Department of Commerce to continue an investigation into imports of polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resin from Canada, China, India, and Oman. DAK Americas, M&G Chemicals, and Nan Ya Plastics requested the investigation on 10 March, charging that dumped imports of PET resin have damaged their business....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/USITC-votes-to-continue-PET-dumping-investigation_69820.html
April 17, 2015
Brazil's demand for commodity plastics contracted significantly during 2014 compared with the previous year, according to figures released by chemical industry association Abiquim...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Brazils-demand-for-plastics-contracted-significantly-during-2014_69565.html
April 14, 2015

Invista has launched P8, a new technology platform that reduces the cost of manufacturing purified terephthalic acid (PTA), a polyester precursor, by up to $40/m.t., says Invista.

...

http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Invista-launches-new-PTA-technology-platform_69414.html
April 10, 2015
Reliance Industries (Mumbai) today announced that it has commissioned its new, previously announced purified terephthalic acid (PTA) and polyethylene terephthalate (PET) resin plants...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Reliance-commissions-PET-PTA-plants-at-Dahej_69333.html
March 25, 2015
Inodorama Ventures (Bangkok) is negotiating to buy Cepsa’s (Madrid) polyester manufacturing facilities at San Roque, Spain, according to Bloomberg, citing people familiar with...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Reports-Indorama-Ventures-eyeing-Cepsas-PTA-PET-assets-in-Spain_68887.html
Pages:  [1] 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 Next »










 
contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa