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December 9, 2013
Researchers from IBM and the Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology (Singapore) have made a nanomedicine breakthrough, converting common plastic materials such as polyethylene...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Researchers-convert-plastics-into-disease-fighting-nanofibers_57197.html
December 9, 2013
M&G Chemicals (Tortona, Italy) has postponed its listing on the Hong Kong stock exchange, the company announced today. "In light of volatile market conditions, M&G...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/M-and-G-Chemicals-postpones-Hong-Kong-IPO-citing-volatile-market-conditions_57196.html
December 4, 2013
Lotte Chemical UK, a subsidiary of Lotte Chemical (Seoul), says it intends to close its purified terephthalic acid (PTA) plant at Wilton, UK, with the potential loss of 70 jobs. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Lotte-Chemical-to-close-PTA-plant-in-UK_57071.html
December 2, 2013
M&G Chemicals (Tortona, Italy) has debuted on the Hong Kong stock exchange, offering 2.35 billion shares at HK$1.65–1.95/share. The initial public offering comprises an...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/M-and-G-Chemicals-shares-debut-on-Hong-Kong-stock-exchange_57022.html
November 25, 2013
Green chemicals firm Carbios (Paris) has filed its “document de base” with the French financial markets authority (AMF; Paris) as part of its proposed IPO on NYSE Alternext...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Carbios-to-seek-IPO-in-NYSE-Alternext-Paris_56937.html
November 19, 2013
Coca-Cola and Ford Motor Co. are collaborating on a first-ever interior fabric made from the renewable material  that is used to produce Coca-Cola’s PlantBottle Technology...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Ford-uses-Coca-Cola-PET-bottle-technology-in-car-interior-fabric_56777.html
November 13, 2013
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) has decided to mothball the polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant of the company's Indorama Polymers subsidiary at Workington, UK as part of a business...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Indorama-to-mothball-PET-plant-in-the-UK_56672.html
October 10, 2013
The Mexican state of Veracruz is expected to receive $5 billion in direct investment by chemical companies, foreign and domestic, in Mexico, over the next five years, according to the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Mexicos-state-of-Veracruz-expects-$11-billion-in-direct-investments-into-its-petrochemical-industry_55711.html
September 18, 2013
State-owned Petroquímica de Venezuela (Pequiven; Caracas) will invest $4 billion to build new polymer plants in western Venezuela. Pequiven estimates that it will...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Pequiven-to-invest-$4-billion-to-develop-new-plastics-capacity_55179.html
September 11, 2013
Lotte Chemical's (Seoul) polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant at Wilton, UK, came back online today after a technical incident and torrential rains caused the unit to shut down last...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Lotte-Chemical-UK-PET-plant-back-online-force-majeure-remains-in-place_55097.html
August 30, 2013
The summer of 2013 has been a washout for polyethylene terephthalate (PET) in the United States, according to analysts at IHS Chemical. With bottle season over, demand will drop, but prices will retain their upward momentum for the next month or so, boosted by rising feedstock costs. PET producers have nominated increases of 3-4 cents/lb. for September....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/IHS-Chemical-US-PET-set-to-rise-despite-weak-demand_54848.html
August 23, 2013
Courts in the US and Europe have almost wholly rejected claims that M&G Group’s PoliProtect APB and JB resins infringe Invista patents, M&G Group said in a statement issued on 23 August....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/M-and-G-Invista-misleads-on-PoliProtect-patent-ruling_54724.html
August 23, 2013
Petrobras has started production of purified terephthalic acid (PTA) at its Pernambuco, Brazil, complex, the company announced. The plant is Brazil's only operating PTA facility. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Petrobras-starts-production-of-PTA-at-Pernambuco-complex_54692.html
August 21, 2013
According to a statement issued by Invista, the ruling “resolves questions regarding ongoing allegations of infringement with respect to M&G’s PoliProtect APB and JB resin manufactured, offered for sale, and sold in the United States....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/US-court-M-and-G-has-infringed-Invistas-PolyShield-patent_54605.html
August 20, 2013
Toray says it will build a second cogeneration system at its 70-acre North Kingstown, RI, site. The system, which is expected to be operational by March 2014, will power production for...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Toray-Plastics-to-build-additional-power-system-at-Rhode-Island-site_54581.html
August 14, 2013
M&G Chemicals (Tortona, Italy) is preparing to list its shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange, according to various financial newspapers. The company is seeking to raise about...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Reports-M-and-G-Chemicals-seeks-$500-million-listing-in-Hong-Kong_54474.html
July 17, 2013
Alpek on 15 July reported a second-quarter loss of $71 million, down 187% year-over-year (YOY) from $82 million on net costs of $114 million related to the closure of its Cape Fear site in North Carolina. Revenues for the quarter totaled $1.81 billion, down 5% YOY from $1.91 billion....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Alpek-reports-second-quarter-loss-on-Cape-Fear-closure_53689.html
July 3, 2013
Sibur is expanding capacity at its Polief polyester subsidiary at Ufa, Bashkortostan, Russia. Sibur holds a majority stake in Polief with the government of Bashkortostan holding 17.5%...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/Sibur-hikes-capacity-at-polyester-subsidiary-Polief_53363.html
June 27, 2013
Beleaguered polyethylene terephthalate (PET) producer La Seda de Barcelona's (El Prat de Llobregat, Spain) shareholders rejected a plan to restructure more than 75% of the company's...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/La-Sedas-shareholders-back-asset-restructuring-proposal-over-debt-restructuring-plan_53144.html
June 19, 2013
La Seda de Barcelona (El Prat de Llobregat, Spain), one of Europe's largest manufacturers of polyethylene terephthalate, has filed for insolvency, the company announced Monday. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/pet/La-Seda-files-for-insolvency_52914.html
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