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December 18, 2013
Mitsubishi Plastics is investing 1.4 billion Japanese yen ($13.6 million) in a new production line at its Azai plant at Nagahama, Japan for Diamiron co-extruded, multi-layered nylon 6...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Mitsubishi-Plastics-builds-second-Diamiron-film-line-in-Japan_57487.html
December 17, 2013
China New Energy (CNE; Guangzhou), an AIM-quoted engineering and technology services provider to the bioenergy sector,  has entered into a contract with New Tian Long Alcohol...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/Engineering-firm-awarded-contract-for-second-generation-biorefinery-in-China_57445.html
December 17, 2013
Solvay Aroma Performance, a subsidiary of Solvay, has doubled its production capacity for specialty fluoroaliphatic derivatives at Salindres, France, the company announced today...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/Solvay-completes-expansion-of-fluorinated-derivatives-in-France-China_57446.html
December 16, 2013
BASF says that it will build a compounding plant at Yesan, Chung Nam Province, South Korea, for its engineering plastics Ultramid and Ultradur. Construction on the plant is expected to...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/BASF-to-build-engineering-plastics-compounding-plant-in-South-Korea_57410.html
December 13, 2013
Handok (Seoul) announced today that it has agreed to buy the pharmaceuticals business of Korea’s leading cosmetics company Amore Pacific (Seoul). Handok agreed to pay 57.5...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Handok-buys-Amore-Pacifics-pharmaceuticals-business_57383.html
December 13, 2013
Showa Denko has unveiled its medium-term management plan for the two-year period ending 31 December 2015. This is the second phase of the business plan launched in 2011. The company...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Showa-Denko-announces-business-plan_57382.html
December 12, 2013
PPG Industries says that its aerospace products and services business has expanded operations in Japan with the relocation of its application support center to a site at Miyoshi that...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/PPG-Aerospace-expands-operations-in-Japan_57299.html
December 12, 2013
ScinoPharm (Tainan, Taiwan) says that it has completed the construction of a new facility at Changshu, China, and the new site includes a multipurpose active pharmaceutical ingredient...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/taiwan/ScinoPharm-opens-API-plant-in-Changshu-plans-to-expand-site_57300.html
December 10, 2013
Lignol Innovations Ltd. (LIL; Vancouver, BC), a wholly owned subsidiary of Lignol Energy Corp. (LEC; Vancouver), has signed a nonbinding letter of intent (LOI) with Sichuan Xilin...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/Canadian-firm-signs-deal-to-cooperate-in-Chinas-biorefinery-market_57241.html
December 10, 2013
Huntsman,  throughits wholly owned subsidiary, Huntsman International, will privately offer €200 million ($274.3 million) in aggregate principal amount of senior...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/Huntsman-to-offer-&euro200-million-in-senior-notes_57237.html
December 9, 2013
M&G Chemicals (Tortona, Italy) has postponed its listing on the Hong Kong stock exchange, the company announced today. "In light of volatile market conditions, M&G...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/M-and-G-Chemicals-postpones-Hong-Kong-IPO-citing-volatile-market-conditions_57196.html
December 4, 2013
Nippon Shokubai (Osaka) says that its Umicore Shokubai Japan (Tokyo) affiliate has opened a previously announced new automotive catalyst technical R&D center at Tokoname, Japan...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Umicore-Shokubai-opens-automotive-catalyst-technical-R-and-D-center-in-Japan_57066.html
December 3, 2013
Lihuayi Group (Dongying, China) has selected General Electric’s (GE) advanced coal-gasification technology to help increase refinery hydrogen production at the Lijin refinery...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/Chinese-firm-selects-GEs-coal-gasification-technology-for-refinery-expansion_57047.html
December 2, 2013
M&G Chemicals (Tortona, Italy) has debuted on the Hong Kong stock exchange, offering 2.35 billion shares at HK$1.65–1.95/share. The initial public offering comprises an...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/M-and-G-Chemicals-shares-debut-on-Hong-Kong-stock-exchange_57022.html
November 29, 2013
Sumitomo Chemical announced today that it is raising its stake in Samsung Sumitomo LED Materials (SSLM) from 50% to 80.1% for an undisclosed sum. The deal is expected to be finalized...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Sumitomo-Chemical-raises-stake-in-electronics-related-jv-with-Samsung_57007.html
November 27, 2013
Sumitomo Chemical says it has also decided to discontinue the operation of Nihon Oxirane by the end of May 2015....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Sumitomo-Chemical-to-acquire-all-of-Nihon-Oxirane-from-LyondellBasell_56976.html
November 27, 2013
Dow Corning says it will buy out Mitsubishi Materials’ (Tokyo) stake in Hemlock Semiconductor Group joint ventures for $240 million. Dow Corning has purchased Mitsubishi Materials’ 12.125% ownership share in both Hemlock Semiconductor Corp. and Hemlock Semiconductor LLC. The deal increases Dow Corning’s stake in Hemlock Semiconductor Corp. to 80.5% and in Hemlock Semiconductor LLC to 100%.  Shin-Etsu maintains a 19.5% stake in Hemlock Semiconductor Corp....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/japan/Dow-Corning-buys-Mitsubishi-Materials-stake-in-Hemlock-Semiconductor_56981.html
November 26, 2013
SK Global Chemical, through a strategic alliance with Mitsubishi Chemical, plans to build an acrylic acid plant at Ulsan, Korea by 2016. The plant will be designed to produce 160,000...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/SK-Global-to-build-acrylic-acid-and-derivatives-plants-as-part-of-portfolio-diversification_56961.html
November 26, 2013
German chemical companies have invested more money abroad than domestically for the first time since 2001, chemical industry association VCI (Frankfurt) says. Fixed foreign...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/German-chemical-companies-boost-US-investment-while-domestic-spending-stagnates_56940.html
November 26, 2013
Songwon (Ulsan, South Korea) reported 8.31 billion Korean won ($7.82 million) in profit during the third quarter, the company reported today, 46% higher year-on-year. Ebitda stood at 10.71 billion won, about 40% below Ebitda for the third quarter last year. Sales meanwhile rose 0.8% Y-O-Y to 175.8 billion won. "This has been a tough quarter but, once again, we have continued to demonstrate our growth potential. We have been able to offset softening selling prices with raw material prices following the same trend, however we do not expect this to continue as economies start to rebound," Jongho Park, chairman and CEO of Songwon....
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Songwon-third-quarter-profit-up-over-46-percent_56956.html
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