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July 6, 2012
Tosoh says it has increased production capacity for the specialty rubber chlorosulfonated polyethylene (CSM) by 1,000 m.t./year at the company’s Nanyo complex at Shunan, Japan...
June 22, 2012
Chatterjee: Held discussions with Indian Oil and MRPL, each keen to establish a majority stake. Indian Oil (New Delhi) and Mangalore Refinery & Petrochemicals Ltd. (MRPL), a...
June 22, 2012
Offstream: Many units at Iwakuni-Ohtake are idle. Mitsui Chemicals says that some of the plants at the company’s Iwakuni-Ohtake production complex at Waki, Japan that were...
June 15, 2012
Rebalancing Act: Capacities will be reduced at Mitsubishi’s Kashima complex. Mitsubishi Chemical says it will close permanently the company’s No. 1 naphtha cracker at...
June 15, 2012
Mitsui Chemicals has embarked on a major restructuring program for its polyurethanes (PU) business, which will involve sourcing isocyanates and other PU intermediates from Sabic and...
June 15, 2012
Ambani: Aspiring to be among the five largest and most profitable petchems producers focused on the Indian market. Reliance Industries has announced that it will invest Rs1 trillion...
June 15, 2012
Altana (Wesel, Germany) says its Elantas electrical insulation division has signed an agreement with Changzhou Lantian Ruiqi Chemical Co. (Changzhou, China) to acquire Changzhou...
June 15, 2012
Sibur (Moscow) and Sinopec signed a cooperation agreement earlier this month, which will form the basis for the creation of a previously announced joint venture for the production of...
June 11, 2012
Major Japanese chemical companies reported mixed financial results for the fiscal year ended March 31, 2012. Firms including Mitsubishi Chemical, Sumitomo Chemical, Asahi Kasei, and...
June 1, 2012
United We Stand: Speakers at the APIC event said that 2016 would be the next peak of the petrochemical industry cycle. Speakers at the Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference (APIC)...
June 1, 2012
The Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom; Beijing) has announced China’s second batch of rare earth export quotas for 2012, totaling 10,680 m.t. About 12 companies that passed tests...
June 1, 2012
W.R. Grace says it has agreed to purchase fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) catalyst production assets operated by Noblestar Catalysts (Qingdao, China) at Qingdao, giving Grace immediate...
June 1, 2012
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) reported an 85% fall in net profits for the first quarter of 2012 compared with the year-ago period, to $55 million. First-quarter sales increased 27.7%, to...
May 11, 2012
Leading Korean chemical companies reported falling profits in the first quarter of 2012. LG Chem (Seoul) posted a 42% fall in net profits for the first quarter, compared with the...
May 11, 2012
Sirisaengtaksin: Took over on May 1. PTT Global Chemical (Bangkok), Thailand’s largest integrated petrochemical and refining company, says its board has appointed Anon...
May 11, 2012
Mitsui Chemicals has announced that its top executives will forfeit a part of their remuneration “as a sense of responsibility” following a recent accident at the...
May 11, 2012
Sinopec’s chemicals segment, and the refining and chemicals business of PetroChina, each reported weak financial results for the first quarter of 2012. Sinopec’s chemicals...
April 27, 2012
Mitsui Chemicals says that a fire broke out following an explosion on April 22 at a resorcinol plant at the company’s Iwakuni-Ohtake production complex at Waki, Japan. The blast...
April 27, 2012
Reliance Industries says net profits for its fiscal fourth quarter ended March 31, 2012 decreased 21.2% compared with the same period of the previous year, to about Rs42.3 billion...
April 27, 2012
Ube Industries says it has reached an agreement with Henan Zhongyuan Dahua Group (Puyang, China) and HighChem Co. (Tokyo), to establish a joint venture in China for manufacturing...
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