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April 28, 2008
Algeria Oman Fertilizer Co. (Algiers), a 51-49 joint venture between Oman Bahwan Group (Muscat) and Sonatrach (Algiers), has signed contracts with Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) and...
March 17, 2008
Engro Chemical Pakistan (Karachi) is seeking to establish a joint venture with Perphos (Algiers) to manufacture phosphate fertilizers in Algeria. Engro said in a filing to the Karachi...
February 25, 2008
Yara International (Oslo) says it has signed a framework agreement with National Oil Corp. (NOC; Tripoli) and the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA; Tripoli) to establish a fertilizer...
February 18, 2008
Yara (Oslo) says it signed a joint venture framework agreement today with the National Oil Corporation (NOC; Tripoli) and the Libyan Investment Authority (LIA; Tripoli)...
February 4, 2008
UOP say that Viva Methanol will license the methanol-to-olefin (MTO) technology jointly developed by UOP and Norsk Hydro (Oslo), as well as the olefin cracking process developed by...
January 31, 2008
UOP and Total Petrochemicals say that Viva Methanol Ltd, a subsidiary of Eurochem Technologies (Singapore), will license the companies jointly developed technology for a previously...
December 14, 2007
Methanex says it has signed a memorandum of understanding to build a 200,000-m.t./year dimethyl ether (DME) plant with joint venture partner XinAo Group (Langfang, China) at Damietta...
October 22, 2007
Oxea says it will increase off-list prices for i/n butyl acetate, i/n butanol, n-propyl acetate, and n-propanol by 3 cts/gal in North America and by $66/m.t. in Africa, Asia, the...
October 19, 2007
Dow Chemical says it will raise its polyol prices in Europe by €100 million ($142.8 million)/m.t. for flexible, rigid, and CASE polyols; and by €150 million/m.t. for copolymer...
September 21, 2007
Mitsubishi Chemical and Sasol Chemical Industries have agreed to dissolve their acrylic acid and acrylates Sasol Dia Acrylates (SDA) joint venture in South Africa. The jv manufactures...
September 10, 2007

Sasol reported chemical operating profit of R4.3 billion ($601 million) for its fiscal year ended June 30, compared to a R1.5-billion loss for the year-ago period.


August 27, 2007
Sasol says it has become the first company to register a nitrous oxide (N2O) abatement project, using secondary catalyst technology to convert the greenhouse gas N2O into nitrogen and...
August 7, 2007
Danisco has signed an agreement to acquire the shares of Innovative Ingredients (Cape Town, South Africa), a maker of industrial bakery enzymes for the South African market. Financial...
August 6, 2007
Jordan Phosphate Mines Co. (JPMC; Amman) and Indian Farmers Fertilizers Co. (IFFCO; Mumbai) have signed an agreement to establish a joint venture to build a plant with capacity to...
August 1, 2007
Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories (Hyderabad), one of India’s largest pharmaceutical companies, has opened an office in Lagos, Nigeria as part of plans to expand its presence in...
July 31, 2007
Linde says it has acquired a majority stake in Entreprise Nationale de Gaz Industriels (ENGI; Algiers) from the Algerian government for an undisclosed amount. ENGI is Algeria’s...
July 30, 2007
Shell Chemicals has picked Solvochem (Beirut) as the exclusive distributor of its solvents, polyols, and brake fluids in Eastern Africa, effective February 1. Solvochem has acquired...
July 27, 2007
A consortium of investors backed by private equity firm Absa Capital (Johannesburg) has acquired polyolefins manufacturer Safripol (Sasolburg, South Africa) from Sentrachem...
July 26, 2007
Agrium says it is going ahead with construction of a previously announced, export-oriented fertilizer complex at Damietta, Egypt (CW, June 21, 2006, p. 18). The complex, including...
July 26, 2007
Several suppliers say that higher tin metal costs are forcing increases in certain chemical products. Chemtura says it has raised prices for its organotin stabilizers by 12% in North...
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