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July 18, 2014
LG Chem (Seoul) today reported a 43% drop in second-quarter net profit, to 226.8 billion South Korean won ($220.3 million), citing poor performance in its chemical sales and a strong...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/LG-Chem-reports-lower-second-quarter-profits-flat-revenues_62583.html
July 14, 2014
AFC Energy (Dunsfold, UK), an industrial fuel cell power company, says it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with Chang Shin Chemical, a leading South Korean hydrogen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/AFC-Energy-and-Chang-Shin-Chemical-sign-MOU-for-fuel-cell-power-system_62436.html
July 8, 2014
Toray Industries says it has begun constructing a previously announced, 300-billion South Korean won ($296 million) polyphenylene sulfide (PPS) plant at the Saemangeum industrial...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Toray-Industries-starts-constructing-PPS-plant-in-South-Korea_62338.html
July 7, 2014
LG International (LGI; Seoul) says that a coal-based urea plant in China in which LGI is a partner has started production. The plant, in the industrial zone of Nalinriver, Wushen...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/China-starts-up-coal-based-urea-plant-LGI-will-market-output_62264.html
July 2, 2014
Biochemical company METabolic EXplorer (Metex; Clermont-Ferrand, France) and SK Chemicals (Seoul) say that they have signed a worldwide, exclusive license agreement to manufacture and...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/SK-Chemicals-and-Metex-sign-exclusive-deal-for-bio-PDO_62209.html
July 2, 2014
Aramco Overseas Co. (AOC), a subsidiary of Saudi Aramco, confirmed today that it has agreed in principle to acquire Hanjin Group’s entire stake in S-Oil Seoul), comprising...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Saudi-Aramco-to-buy-Hanjin-Group-out-of-S-Oil-for-$1-95-billion_62206.html
June 25, 2014
Showa Denko said today that it has increased production of high-purity ammonia at its subsidiary in Zhenjiang Province, China, earlier this year and has begun shipping product in tank...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Showa-Denko-reinforces-supply-of-high-purity-gases-to-semiconductor-industry-in-Asia_62010.html
June 23, 2014
Bayer CropScience and Bion Tech (Taipei), a producer of biological crop protection agents, have settled a patent infringement case in Korea. Under the settlement, Bayer CropScience...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Bayer-CropScience-and-Bion-Tech-settle-patent-infringement-case-in-Korea_61970.html
June 17, 2014
The International Trade and Industry Ministry (MITI; Kuala Lumpur) said on Monday that it has initiated antidumping investigation concerning imports of polyethylene terephthalate (PET)...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Malaysia-starts-antidumping-investigation-on-PET-from-China-Indonesia-and-South-Korea_61866.html
June 12, 2014
BASF says that it has today broken ground on a previously announced compounding plant at Yesan, South Korea, for the company’s engineering plastics Ultramid and Ultradur. The new...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/BASF-breaks-ground-on-compounding-plant-in-South-Korea_61704.html
June 5, 2014
Mitsubishi Chemical Corp. (MCC; Tokyo) and Japan’s National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS; Ibaraki) said on Wednesday that the Patent Court of Korea has rejected an...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Korean-court-rejects-Intematix-challenge-to-Mitsubishi-red-phosphor-patent_61577.html
June 3, 2014
Solvay says it has opened a research and innovation (R&I) center at the Ewha Womans University (Seoul) in order to work closely with key Asian customers and universities to develop...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Solvay-opens-research-and-innovation-center-in-South-Korea_61497.html
May 27, 2014
Sabic Industrial Investment Co., a wholly owned Sabic subsidiary; and South Korean petrochemical company SK Global Chemical today signed a 50-50 joint venture agreement to invest $595...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Sabic-and-SK-Global-Chemical-form-PE-manufacturing-JV_61319.html
May 22, 2014
The change in the global energy landscape will profoundly affect Asia’s petrochemical industry, according to Peter Sykes, president Asia/Pacific at Dow Chemical. In his keynote...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Asian-players-should-adapt-to-new-energy-realities-says-Dow-exec_61103.html
May 22, 2014
The first day of this year’s Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference (APIC), currently under way at Pattaya, Thailand, was devoted to market studies, forecasts of the global...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/APIC-2014-The-changing-face-of-the-petrochemical-industry_61076.html
May 22, 2014
The main day of this year’s Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference (APIC), now taking place at Pattaya, Thailand, dealt with changes the industry currently faces and their impact...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/APIC-2014-Transformation-a-map-redrawn_61098.html
May 20, 2014
Bayer's crop science division said today that South Korea has become the first country worldwide to approve its new rice herbicide, Council. Market launch in Korea is scheduled for...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/South-Korea-first-country-to-approve-Bayers-new-rice-herbicide_61158.html
May 20, 2014
Celanese today opened the Celanese Commercial Technology Center at Pangyo, South Korea. The center will support the technology and chemistry innovations that serve industries such as...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Celanese-opens-research-center-in-South-Korea_61151.html
May 14, 2014
Songwon Industrial (Ulsan, South Korea) has announced its preliminary, unaudited financial results for the first quarter, ended 31 March. Songwon reports a net loss of 4.88 billion...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/Songwon-swings-to-loss_61054.html
May 12, 2014
BASF says it has established the global sales office for its organic electronics business at Seoul, to align with the company’s strategy to build a stronger presence in important...
http://www.chemweek.com/regions/north_asia/korea/BASF-moves-global-sales-hub-for-organic-electronics-business-to-Seoul_60985.html
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