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July 1, 2016
W.R. Grace has completed the previously announced acquisition of BASF’s polyolefin catalysts business. The deal includes BASF's high-activity polyethylene (PE) catalyst...
June 27, 2016
Rosneft (Moscow), Russia’s largest oil company, has signed separate deals with China National Chemical Corp. (ChemChina) and China Petrochemical Corp. (Sinopec) on the...
June 22, 2016
Braskem Idesa, the 75-25 joint venture of Braskem and Idesa (Mexico City), have inaugurated the Ethylene XXI complex at Nanchital, part of the Coatzacoalcos petrochemical hub in the southern Mexican state of Veracruz. The $5.2-billion dollar project took some five years to complete....
June 21, 2016
Sibur (Moscow) said on Tuesday that the first delivery of heavy equipment items for its ZapSibNeftekhim ethylene project at Tobolsk, Russia, has been dispatched from the Ulsan port in...
June 20, 2016
Braskem Idesa, the 75-25 joint venture of Braskem and Idesa (Mexico City), will officially inaugurate Ethylene XXI, its petrochemical complex at Nanchital, Mexico this week....
June 20, 2016
Unipetrol (Prague) has awarded Talke (Hürth, Germany) an engineering and construction contract for a logistics facility at Unipetrol's Litvínov, Czech Republic, complex...
June 20, 2016
Maire Tecnimont (Rome), an engineering and construction (E&C) firm, has signed several deals to build chemical plants in Russia and CIS. The signing ceremony took place at the...
June 17, 2016
Westlake Chemical said on 17 June that it is still working to bring back online its Calvert City, KY, cracker and its Lake Charles, LA, low density propylene (LDPE) unit....
June 13, 2016
​Petrochemicals producer Unipetrol (Prague), a member of the PKN Orlen Group (Płock, Poland), has announced the signing of a contract with Anwil (Włocławek, Poland) to acquire...
June 10, 2016
JG Summit Petrochemicals, a subsidiary of JG Summit Holdings (Manila), expects to invest $500-600 million to expand its steam cracker at Batangas, Philippines, according to local media...
June 9, 2016
Plastic packaging maker RPC Group (Higham Ferrers, UK) has agreed to acquire British Polythene Industries (Greenock, UK), a producer of polyethylene (PE) films, in a cash-and-share...
June 8, 2016
Sabic, the world’s third largest chemicals group, will address global mega trends at the upcoming K fair, the world’s largest plastics trade show, which will take place in...
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