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September 10, 2008Gulf Petrochemical Industries Co. (GPIC; Manama, Bahrain) says it has awarded contracts to Tecnimont and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries to build a carbon dioxide (CO2) recycling plant at...
August 20, 2008Israel Chemicals Ltd. (ICL; Tel Aviv) has reported a 445% increase in net profits to $703.2 million for the second quarter ended June 30. And sales for the period increased by 116% to...
August 14, 2008Sun Pharmaceutical Industries (Mumbai) says the U.S. Federal Trade Commission (FTC; Washington DC) has given clearance for the previously announced tender offer by Alkaloida Chemical...
July 21, 2008Iran is preparing to become a major player in international petrochemical markets, said speakers at the 8th Iran Petrochemical Forum (IPF), held recently in Tehran. National...
July 2, 2008National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran) will not be privatized as one whole as was previously anticipated, according to a report in the Iranian Economic Digest (IED). Quoting the...
July 1, 2008National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran) has appointed Linde to carry out preliminary engineering work on the planned Persian Gulf Petrochemical olefins complex at Assaluyeh, Iran, CW...
June 23, 2008National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran) says it has split into two a major project to build an ethylene pipeline in the west of Iran, and that it will build an additional downstream...
May 27, 2008Iranian officials say the country is on course to overtake Saudi Arabia and become the biggest petrochemicals manufacturer in the Mideast following a massive investment program in Iran...
May 20, 2008National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran) says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with Nagarjuna Fertilizers (Hyderabad, India) to jointly develop and build an ammonia-urea...
May 19, 2008The eighth Iran Petrochemical Forum (IPF 2008) took place in Tehran on May 17-18. Speakers at IPF 2008 addressed key issues facing the petrochemical industry in Iran and worldwide...
May 7, 2008National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran) says it will boost its role in international markets over the next few years as more of its petrochemical complexes come online. The company plans to invest $12.5 billion during Iran’s fourth five-year plan that spans 2005-10 and a combined $30 billion during the country’s fourth, and fifth five-year plans....
November 30, 2007The rise of the Mideast as the world’s export hub for petrochemicals will transform the industry landscape over the next few years. Regional producers are capitalizing on low-cost feedstock positions to establish the dominant global export position in petrochemicals....
November 30, 2007Share of Mideast petrochemicals output will rise dramatically....
July 26, 2007National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran) has outlined to CW the expected completion dates of its olefins projects, which are under construction and in the planning phase. NPC and its...
July 24, 2007National Petrochemical Co. (NPC; Tehran) is pressing ahead with previously announced plans to become a major producer of petrochemicals. Mohammad Hassan Peyvandi, director/planning and...
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