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October 9, 2015
Cefic said in its chemicals trend update on Friday that European chemical output grew just 0.2% during the first seven months of 2015 compared with the same period of 2014, while...
October 9, 2015
Cefic, the European chemical industry association, said on Friday that it was cutting its growth forecast for the European chemicals industry from 1.5% to 1.0% in 2015, and expects...
October 7, 2015
Inovyn, the Ineos-Solvay chlorvinyls joint venture, is building a large-scale potassium hydroxide (KOH) production facility at its Antwerp/Lillo site in Belgium. This move reinforces...
October 7, 2015
Tessenderlo Kerley, Inc. (TKI; Phoenix, AZ), a subsidiary of Tessenderlo Group (Brussels), has purchased some of DuPont Crop Protection’s global Hexazinone solo product and its...
October 6, 2015
Jacobs Engineering says that it has been awarded a contract by Nippon Shokubai for detailed engineering, procurement, and construction management services for the previously announced...
October 1, 2015
Europe's styrene barge contract for October has settled at €990/m.t. fob Amsterdam-Rotterdam-Antwerp, a decrease of €210/m.t. from the September settlement. The big October...
October 1, 2015
Europe's benzene contract price for October has settled at $583/€520/m.t.–close to rollover–an agreement that goes some way to reflect the weakness in spot pricing...
September 30, 2015
Umicore (Brussels) says that it will invest about €25 million ($27.9 million) to upgrade its cobalt refining and recycling plant at Olen, Belgium. The upgraded refining facility...
September 29, 2015
Europe's styrene contract price for October is expected to settle substantially lower later this week despite the stable direction of raw material costs. However, even with a...
September 25, 2015
Solvay says that, following its soda ash plant at Povoa, Portugal, shutting down permanently in early 2014, the company’s peroxides business unit has upgraded its peroxide...
September 23, 2015
Bio-Based Industries Joint Undertaking (BBI JU), a public-private partnership between the EU and the Biobased Industries Consortium, on Wednesday announced the launch of a €6...
September 22, 2015
Length in Europe’s propylene market will not cause steam cracker operators to dial back run rates and so the availability of pyrolysis gasoline (pygas) for aromatics production...
September 18, 2015
The European Petrochemical Association (EPCA; Brussels) will launch its third educational film on 26 September during the Berlin mini-marathon. EPCA's 49th annual meeting will take...
September 17, 2015
Excess length in Europe’s acetone market has begun to impact the aromatics sector as phenol-acetone producers have been forced to cut operations in an attempt to improve...
September 16, 2015
Brenntag says that it has acquired Cargill’s small pack specialty business in food- and pharma-grade alcohol, serving customers in cosmetics, pharmaceutical, and food and...
September 14, 2015
Euro Chlor (Brussels), the European chlor-alkali industry association, held its annual general meeting in Brussels on Friday. Speakers gave an update on issues facing the industry...
September 14, 2015
Despite September approaching its mid-point, the monthly Europe para-xylene (p-xylene) contract price remains unsettled with producers and consumers seemingly unable to come to an...
September 14, 2015
ENI (Rome) and Total announced on Monday that they have entered into a special license and R&D cooperation agreement covering ENI slurry technology (EST) and have started to work...
September 10, 2015
Europe's September ortho-xylene (o-xylene) contract has settled at €700/m.t., a decrease of $100/m.t. from the August settlement. September’s decrease is much sharper than...
September 9, 2015
Styrene spot prices have fallen in Europe by $150/m.t. in three days and by more than $350/m.t. in just more than two weeks—a dramatic correction that has dragged Europe back in...
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