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March 3, 2011
Songwon Industrial (Ulsan, Korea) says it is implementing a new organization, effective January 1, 2011. Maurizio Butti, has been nominated COO of Songwon, and there are six global...
February 28, 2011
Mitsubishi Rayon and Honam Petrochemical (Seoul) say that their Daesan MMA (Daesan, Korea) 50-50 joint venture has decided to expand the production capacity for methyl methacrylate...
February 15, 2011
The jv will build and operate a 10,000 m,t./year plant at SFC’s Ulsan site. The plant is expected to begin production in 2013....
February 10, 2011
SK Innovation (Seoul), formerly SK Energy, through the company’s petrochemical business, SK Global Chemical, plans to acquire the previously announced 35% stake in...
February 3, 2011
The jv, named DayStar Materials, will begin supplying precursors to the South Korean market in the second quarter of 2011....
January 31, 2011
Aditya Birla Group (Mumbai) says it has signed a definitive agreement to buy Columbian Chemicals Co. (Marietta, GA)  from One Equity Partners, the merchant banking arm of...
January 24, 2011
Asahi Kasei Chemicals (AKC), an Asahi Kasei subsidiary, says it will construct a large new plant for the production of acrylonitrile (AN) at Ulsan, Korea. Construction of the plant...
January 17, 2011
An 11,000-m.t. dwt tanker carrying an undisclosed cargo of chemicals was captured on January 15 by Somali pirates, reports say. The Korean-owned Samho Jewelry was about 350...
January 17, 2011
Toray Industries says its Toray Advanced Materials Korea (TAK; Seoul) subsidiary will build a plant for the production of carbon fiber at TAK’s manufacturing site at Gumi, Korea...
January 10, 2011
LG Chem (Seoul), Asia's largest producer of neopentyl glycol (NPG), has announced plans to expand capacity by 35,000 m.t./year to 100,000 m.t./year at its Yeosu, Korea complex. The...
January 5, 2011
SK Energy (Seoul), as previously announced, has spun off its petrochemical, refining and lubricants businesses, and the company’s petrochemical business has been named SK Global...
December 13, 2010
OCI (Seoul), formerly DC Chemical, says it will invest $1.4 billion to build a fourth polysilicon plant with a production capacity of 20,000 m.t./year at the company’s site at...
December 1, 2010
The Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom; Beijing) says that China has decided to extend its antidumping measures on chloroform imported the European Union (EU), Korea, and the U.S., for...
November 17, 2010
Makhteshim Agan (Tel Aviv) says it has acquired Ingenieria Industrial S.A. de C.V. (BravoAg), a Mexico City-based crop protection manufacturer, and taken a 51% stake in South Korean glyphosate manufacturer JK (Goyang City)....
November 12, 2010
SKC (Seoul) has agreed to acquire a 45% stake in Evonik Degussa Peroxide Korea, a subsidiary of Evonik Degussa. Evonik Degussa Peroxide Korea is the biggest manufacturer of hydrogen...
November 2, 2010
Canpotex, a potash export cartel, says it has signed a new five-year agreement to supply Unid (Seoul) with up to 2.2 million m.t. of potash. The agreement is for the period January 1...
October 22, 2010
SK Energy (Seoul) says its petrochemical business recorded a 56% fall in operating profits for the third quarter, to won76.6 billion ($68 million) compared with the year-ago period...
October 20, 2010
Albemarle says it has completed the research and development laboratory facilities and begun construction on the previously announced manufacturing facility at Yeosu, Korea. The...
October 20, 2010
Solvay says it will participate jointly with Korea Venture Investment (Seoul) and AJU IB Investment (Seoul) in the Korea Advanced Materials Fund, a technology venture capital fund that...
October 14, 2010
Wacker Chemie says its Wacker Chemicals Korea subsidiary is acquiring the Lucky Silicone brand from Henkel Technologies (Korea). Wacker, as part of the acquisition, takes over a...
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