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July 24, 2015
Lithuanian firm Investimus Foris plans to invest $265 million to convert an idle biofuels refinery in Grant Parish, LA, into ammonia manufacturing facility, company chairman Arunas...
July 23, 2015
Molycorp today said it has received court approval for $130 million in debtor-in-possession (DIP) financing from Oaktree Capital Management (New York). The approval represents a larger...
July 23, 2015
Dow Chemical, buoyed by continued margin expansion in its plastics business and cost-cutting measures, grew earnings and topped profit forecasts despite a double-digit decline in...
July 23, 2015
3M today reported second-quarter net income that was up 2.6% year-on-year (YOY), at $1.30 billion, on sales down 5.5%, to $7.69 billion. Earnings totaled $2.02/share, slightly ahead of...
July 23, 2015
CB&I on Thursday announced the award of a contract valued in excess of $100 million from a major energy company for a Tier 3 clean fuels project. The scope of work at the refinery...
July 22, 2015
Crude inventory in the United States firmed during the week that ended on 17 July, while gasoline inventory dropped, according to data released on Wednesday by the Energy Information Administration (EIA)....
July 22, 2015
During the week ended 18 July, chemical railcar traffic in North America increased 1.1% year-on-year (YOY) despite a sequential decline in volume. For all of North America, chemical railcar traffic during the week totaled 41,749 carloads, down 2.8% from the previous week, according to data released on 22 July by the Association of American Railroads....
July 22, 2015
Stepan Wednesday reported second quarter net income down 31% year-on-year (YOY), to $16.9 million, or $1.67/share, on net sales down 10%, to $452.4 million. Adjusted net income totaled...
July 22, 2015
Celanese says Kathryn Hill has been elected to its board, effective 21 July. Hill is a former executive advisor and senior v.p./development strategy and operations for Cisco Systems...
July 22, 2015
Alpek’s (Monterrey, Mexico) second-quarter net income more than doubled year-on-year (YOY), to $83 million, driven mainly by an improvement in the company's operating results...
July 22, 2015
Propylene stock movements were mixed in the United States during the week ended 17 July, according to data released today by the Energy Information Administration. Propane/propylene...
July 22, 2015
Lower crude oil prices could reduce production growth in Canada’s oil sands by a quarter through 2020, according to a new forecast by IHS. Production will continue to grow, reaching 2.9 million bbl/day in 2020, but the estimated increase over 2014—800,000 bbl/day—is 280,000 bbl/day less than previously forecast....
July 22, 2015
Evonik Industries has inaugurated a business and innovation center in the area of Richmond, VA. The center will combine R&D, marketing, sales, customer service, and various support...
July 22, 2015
The US Coast Guard said late Monday that it was still monitoring air quality and assessing damage and possible impact to the environment after barges collided at mile marker 349 on the...
July 22, 2015
Sasol confirmed that it began planned maintenance over the weekend at its Lake Charles, LA steam cracker. The maintenance is expected to last for 12 days, and has not had any...
July 21, 2015
ACC’s Chemical Production Regional Index (CPRI) for the United States, a barometer of industry activity, rose 0.5% sequentially in June, following a 0.1% decline in May and a...
July 21, 2015
Cepsa (Madrid), a subsidiary of International Petroleum Investment Co. (Abu Dhabi), says it has agreed to acquire the 49% it does not already own in a linear alkyl benzene (LAB) plant...
July 21, 2015
Mexichem's (Tlalnepantla, Mexico) net majority income in the second quarter of 2015 totaled $64.4 million, up 29% year-on-year (YOY). Ebitda for the same period was up 3% YOY, to...
July 20, 2015
Ciner Group (Istanbul) is bulking up its soda ash business with the acquisition of OCI Resources, a master limited partnership that owns a 51% controlling interest in OCI Wyoming. OCI Enterprises (Atlanta), a North American subsidiary of OCI Co. (Seoul), has agreed to sell its 75% stake in OCI Resources to Park Holding, a subsidiary of Ciner Group. Financial terms have not been not disclosed....
July 20, 2015
Celanese continues to develop plans for a second joint venture methanol project with Mitsui & Co., says chairman and CEO Mark Rohr. Celanese already has permits to build at Bishop, TX, but other locations are being considered, and the company is recruiting additional partners, he says....
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