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February 4, 2008
Polyolefin demand has yet to accelerate out of the near-standstill that developed in December. Buyers and converters say they are keeping resin and finished goods inventories low in...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Market-Cautiously-Optimistic-as-Demand-Slowly-Recovers_10190.html
February 4, 2008
LyondellBasell is in early discussions to form a petrochemicals manufacturing joint venture in the Russian Republic of Tatarstan, CW has learned. The talks form part of...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/LyondellBasell-in-Talks-on-Petchems-JV-in-Tatarstan_10200.html
January 28, 2008
Carmel Olefins (Haifa, Israel), a 50-50 joint venture of Israel Petrochemical Enterprises and Oil Refineries (ORL; Haifa), and Israel Petrochemical Enterprises (IPE), says it has...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Carmel-Olefins-Acquires-PP-Capacity_10018.html
January 24, 2008
Carmel Olefins (Haifa, Israel), a 50-50 joint venture of Israel Petrochemical Enterprises and Oil Refineries (ORL; Haifa), and Israel Petrochemical Enterprises (IPE), says it has...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Carmel-Olefins-Acquires-PP-Capacity-in-the-Netherlands_9996.html
January 22, 2008
Total Petrochemicals USA says it has combined its polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) units into a single polyolefins business unit. The move gives the company greater flexibility...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Totals-U-S-Operation-Forms-Polyolefins-Unit_9863.html
January 22, 2008
Basell says it will increase prices of polypropylene (PP) in North America by 2 cts/lb, effective February 1. Basell cites “strong demand, recent PP capacity reductions, and...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Basell-Hikes-PP-Prices_9948.html
January 17, 2008
Total Petrochemicals USA says it combined its polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) units into a new Polyolefins Business Unit. The change was effective January 1, and gives the...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Total-Merges-PE-PP-Units-in-U-S-_9840.html
January 14, 2008
Sibur (Moscow) says it has selected processes and contractors for a previously announced propane dehydrogenation and polypropylene (PP) complex at Tobolsk, Russia and that it is going...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Sibur-Picks-Tobolsk-Contractors-Builds-EPS-Plant-at-Perm_9744.html
January 14, 2008
Expectations for the plastics industry in 2008 are mixed, “with a strong first quarter and prices declining over the rest of the year,” says Sebastian Castelli, analyst at...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Plastics_9748.html
January 3, 2008
Sunoco gains full control of a 750-million lbs/year polypropylene plant (PP) and a related propylene splitter in Marcus Hook, PA....
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Sunoco-Chemicals-Acquires-Full-Ownership-of-Epsilon-jv_9600.html
December 17, 2007
Basell says it is evaluating plans to build a fully integrated, 450,000-m.t./year polypropylene (PP) complex in Trinidad and Tobago for startup in 2012. The company says it has signed...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Basell-Plans-PP-Complex-in-Trinidad-and-Tobago_9461.html
December 13, 2007
Dow Chemical says it plans to form a 50-50 petrochemical joint venture with Kuwait Petroleum’s Petrochemical Industries Company (PIC; Kuwait City) subsidiary. PIC will pay about $9.5...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Dow-and-Kuwait-Petroleum-to-Form-Petrochemicals-JV_9369.html
December 3, 2007
SK Engineering (Seoul) says it has won a $108-million contract from Thai Polypropylene (Bangkok), a Siam Cement subsidiary, to build a previously announced 400,000-m.t./year...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/SK-Bags-ThaiPP-Plant-Contract_9165.html
November 27, 2007
Brazilian oil company Petrobras’s $112-billion investment plan for 2008-12 includes $4.3 billion, or about 4%, for petrochemicals, says Paulo Turazzi de Carvalho...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Petrobras-Details-Petchem-Investment-Plan_9070.html
November 20, 2007
Mitsui Chemicals and Prime Polymer Co., a Mitsui subsidiary, say they have formed an 80-20 joint venture to produce polypropylene (PP) automotive materials at Neemrana, India. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Mitsui-Forms-PP-Materials-JV-in-India_8961.html
November 20, 2007
Basell and ConocoPhillips signed a long-term contract under which Basell will continue to exclusively market polypropylene (PP) produced at ConocoPhillips’ Linden, NJ plant...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Basell-to-Market-ConocoPhillips-PP_8981.html
November 15, 2007
A major study by Borealis has identified rising concern about environmental issues among plastics converters. The survey, of about 300 converters that use polyolefin-derived plastics...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Environmental-Concerns-Among-European-Plastics-Converters-Rise_8898.html
November 9, 2007
Dow Chemical says it will shutter its 227,000-m.t./year polypropylene (PP) unit at Hahnville, LA by the end of the year. The closure is unavoidable due to the inability to secure...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Dow-to-Close-Union-Carbide-PP-Unit_8800.html
October 22, 2007
Sabic Europe is in the process of finalizing basic engineering work on a previously announced world-scale polypropylene (PP) plant at Wilton, U.K. and is preparing to invite...
http://www.chemweek.com/markets/plastics/polypropylene/Sabic-Prepares-to-Invite-Bids-for-PP-Unit-in-the-U-K-_8394.html
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