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February 12, 2015
Daelim's petrochemical production site at Yeosu, South Korea. Daelim Industrial (Seoul) says that its petrochemical division plans to expand production capacity at its highly reactive...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Daelim-to-expand-polybutene-capacity-at-Yeosu_67743.html
February 12, 2015
Yeochun NCC (YNCC; Seoul) has scheduled maintenance shutdown programs for several of its petrochemical plants at its Yeosu, South Korea, complex between 14 May and 14 June, a source...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Yeochun-NCC-to-shut-several-plants-for-maintenance_67741.html
February 10, 2015
Tosoh announced last week that it completed the previously announced merger of its wholly owned Nippon Polyurethane Industry Co. (NPU; Tokyo) subsidiary with Tosoh, on 1 October 2014...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Tosoh-absorbs-Nippon-Polyurethane-subsidiary_67680.html
February 9, 2015
Showa Denko says that it has entered into a business alliance with KBR (Houston) to jointly market Showa Denko’s proprietary technologies to produce acetic acid and its...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Showa-Denko-and-KBR-sign-acetyls-technology-licensing-agreement_67634.html
February 9, 2015
S-Oil (Seoul) will supply diesel and naphtha to a Saudi Aramco subsidiary, in return for para-xylene (p-xylene) and light naphtha under a billion-dollar contract, S-Oil announced...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/S-Oil-signs-billion-dollar-refined-products-p-xylene-supply-deal-with-Saudi-Aramco_67633.html
February 6, 2015
Denki Kagaku Kogyo (Denka; Tokyo) says that net income for the company's fiscal third quarter, ended 31 December 2014, increased 21% year-on-year (YOY), to ¥13.9 billion ($116.9...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Denka-posts-improved-earnings-sales_67612.html
February 6, 2015
Toyo Engineering (Narashino, Japan) says that on 6 February, the board of directors appointed Kiyoshi Nakao as the new president and CEO of the company, effective 1 April. Nakao is...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Toyo-Engineering-appoints-new-CEO_67600.html
February 6, 2015
Huntsman says that its textile effects division has obtained a final judgment from a Chinese court against Shanghai Colva Dyestuff Industry (Colva). The High People's Court in Shanghai...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/Chinese-court-upholds-textile-ink-patent-infringement-ruling-in-favor-of-Huntsman_67610.html
February 6, 2015
Tosoh expects its steam cracker at Yokkaichi, Japan, to resume normal production tomorrow. Output at the cracker was reduced early this week to about 80% of capacity because of...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Tosoh-to-restore-Yokkaichi-cracker-runs_67599.html
February 6, 2015
Sumitomo Seika Chemicals (Osaka) reports a 0.4% rise in net profits for the fiscal first nine months, ended 31 December 2014, compared with the year-ago period, to ¥4.92 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Sumitomo-Seika-Chemicals-reports-a-slight-increase-in-profits_67598.html
February 5, 2015
Toray Industries reports a 26.5% rise in net profits for the company’s fiscal first nine months, ended 31 December 2014, compared with the corresponding period of the previous...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Toray-reports-rise-in-profits-and-sales_67527.html
February 5, 2015
Aromatics prices fell $15-55/m.t. in Asia today, erasing most of the week's gains as regional market sentiment turned bearish following a slump in overnight crude oil futures. The...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Asia-aromatics-prices-lose-most-of-weeks-gains-today-on-crude-slump_67521.html
February 5, 2015
SK Global Chemical, the petrochemical business of SK Innovation (Seoul), formerly SK Energy, reports a 50.4% fall in operating profits for the fourth quarter of 2014 compared with the...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/SK-Global-Chemical-reports-fall-in-operating-profits_67522.html
February 5, 2015
BASF says that it has opened new facilities in Taiwan for the electronic materials industry. The facilities — for production, research and development, and application testing A...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/taiwan/BASF-opens-facilities-in-Taiwan-to-support-electronic-materials-industry_67518.html
February 4, 2015
Mitsui Chemicals reports net profits of ¥19.0 billion ($162.1 million) for its fiscal first nine months, ended 31 December 2014, compared with a net loss of ¥18.5 billion in...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Mitsui-Chemicals-swings-to-profit_67481.html
February 4, 2015
Nippon Shokubai says net profits for its fiscal first nine months, ended 31 December 2014, increased 66% compared with the year-ago period, to ¥13.8 billion ($117.7 million)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Nippon-Shokubai-reports-rises-in-profits-and-sales_67476.html
February 4, 2015
Showa Denko says that it has completed constructing the previously announced joint venture facility near Seoul for the production of high-purity nitrous oxide (N2O), a specialty...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Showa-Denko-opens-high-purity-nitrous-oxide-plant-in-South-Korea_67472.html
February 4, 2015
Mitsubishi Chemical Holdings, the parent of Mitsubishi Chemical, says net profits more than doubled in its fiscal first nine months, ended 31 December 2014, compared with the year-ago...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Mitsubishi-Chemical-reports-huge-rise-in-profits_67488.html
February 3, 2015
BASF in Japan said today that it will launch Kanetsugu-Radical Jumbo, a rice herbicide that can help Japanese rice farmers control weeds more effectively. The product will be available...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/BASF-launches-rice-herbicide-in-Japan_67394.html
February 3, 2015
Spot aromatics prices spiked $30–70/m.t. today as market sentiment rode firmer energy markets. The March Brent crude contract rose yesterday by $1.76, to $54.75/bbl, on the ICE...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Asia-aromatics-prices-spike-as-crude-futures-soar_67437.html
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