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May 5, 2015
The IRS has issued a proposed ruling that could jeopardize plans to put petrochemical assets into tax-saving master limited partnerships (MLPs). The document specifically states that income derived from a steam cracker would not qualify for MLP status, directly contradicting a ruling issued on 2 July 2012....
May 1, 2015
A team of researchers from Münster University (Münster, Germany) and the Fraunhofer Institute for Molecular Biology and Applied Ecology IME (Aachen, Germany) Münster...
April 30, 2015
EuroChem (Zug, Switzerland), a leading producer of fertilizers and fertilizer raw materials, today unveiled a new project to invest in a phosphate ore processing facility at Kovdor, on...
April 29, 2015
Freeport LNG Expansion (Freeport LNG) today announced that its subsidiary FLNG Liquefaction 3 has successfully closed the financing required for constructing the third train of its...
April 29, 2015
Crude oil price swings in recent months, combined with a devalued euro, have created a volatile, but profitable marketplace for Europe’s petrochemical producers, according to...
April 29, 2015
China has renewed and lowered government subsidies for developing shale gas over 2016–20, the ministry of finance said today. From 2016 to 2018, the subsidies will be reduced to...
April 28, 2015
Indian Oil (New Delhi) says it expects that its new 15 million-m.t./year refinery at Paradip, India, will be fully operational in six to eight months. The refinery's atmospheric and...
April 28, 2015
As planned, Lotte Chemical (Seoul) began adjusting feedstocks for its steam crackers at Yeosu and Daesan, South Korea, today, a source close to the company says. The Yeosu cracker will...
April 27, 2015
Technip said today that in partnership with UNICO, a Japanese engineering consultant, it has been awarded a project management consultancy (PMC) contract covering the upgrading of the...
April 22, 2015
The European Commission says it has sent a statement of objections to Gazprom (Moscow), alleging that some of its business practices in Central and Eastern European gas markets...
April 21, 2015
The global surplus of light naphtha could increase by as much as 14 million m.t./year over the next five years, according to a study released today, “The IHS Energy and IHS Chemical Light and Heavy Naphtha International Market Review.” Although demand for light naphtha will continue to expand, supply will grow faster, propelled by booming tight oil production in the United States, which will become the world’s largest exporter of light naphtha by 2020, says IHS....
April 16, 2015
Total announced today that it has presented a plan for its French refinery assets to employee representatives. The company, under the proposals, will invest to upgrade the Donges...
April 13, 2015
Germany has set strict rules for domestic fracking. Recent draft legislation includes bans to protect drinking water, health, and nature in specific regions together with broad...
April 13, 2015
The United Steelworkers (USW; Pittsburgh) says that five of its local unions in the United States remain on strike but that they are still working to ratify labor contracts. Royal...
April 10, 2015
Enterprise Products Partners (Houston) has started a supplemental, binding, open commitment period to determine shipper demand for incremental capacity being added on the Aegis...
April 8, 2015
Boosted by ongoing demand in the United States and firming crude oil prices, the European benzene-over-naphtha spread has moved into the $200s/m.t., up at least $100/m.t. on the month...
April 8, 2015
Royal Dutch Shell said today that it has agreed to buy BG Group (Reading, UK), a leading energy company, for £47 billion ($69.9 billion). In a joint statement, the companies say...
April 2, 2015
EuroChem Group (Zug, Switzerland), a leading global fertilizer producer, today announced the completion of its acquisition of OJSC Astrakhan Oil and Gas Co. (OJSC AOGC). EuroChem has...
March 31, 2015
Idemitsu Kosan will reduce the capacity of its Chiba, Japan refinery by 20,000 bbl/day, or 9%, to 200,000 bbl/day, effective 1 April, and by another 35,000 bbl/day at a later date, the...
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