IHS Chemical Week
ASIA/PACIFIC

Keyuan Petrochemicals widens loss in second quarter

6:39 AM MDT | August 28, 2014 | Deepti Ramesh

Keyuan Petrochemicals (Ningbo, China) reports a net loss of about $1 million for the quarter ended 30 June 2014, compared with a net loss of $500,000 in the year-ago quarter due to a foreign exchange loss of $1.7 million as a result of the depreciation of the...


Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com
MORE ASIA/PACIFIC

Sibur starts shipping liquefied petroleum gas to China

Sibur (Moscow) announced today that earlier this month it signed a long-term contract with an undisclosed Chinese customer for regular supplies of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) to the Chinese market. The product will be shipped by rail from the Nyagan gas...

PetroChina’s chemicals business narrows loss

PetroChina’s refining and chemicals business reports an operating loss of 3.43 billion renminbi ($559 million) in the first half of 2014 compared with an operating loss of Rmb15.86 billion in the first half of 2013. PetroChina’s chemicals business...

Reliance to save $450 million/year by importing ethane from the US

Reliance Industries is expected to save in the region of $450 million/year by importing 1.5 million m.t./year of ethane from the United States to feed its ethylene plants in India, according to CLSA Research (Mumbai). Reliance said earlier this month that it...

Amerigen Pharmaceuticals, Ningbo Menovo sign generics deal; Menovo to manufacture APIs

Amerigen Pharmaceuticals (Lyndhurst, NJ) and Ningbo Menovo Pharmaceutical (Ningbo, China) have entered into a collaboration agreement for the development of generic pharmaceuticals, primarily targeting the US market. Amerigen and Menovo, under the terms of...

Reliance Industries plans turnaround at its largest cracker

Reliance Industries (Mumbai) said today that its Hazira, India, ethylene plant will be shut down for a planned turnaround. The plant, currently Reliance’s largest ethylene facility, with capacity for 900,000 m.t./year, will be off-line for four weeks...

Merck KGaA breaks ground on pharmaceutical facility in China

Merck KGaA (Darmstadt, Germany) says that its biopharmaceutical division, Merck Serono (Darmstadt), today held a groundbreaking ceremony for its previously announced pharmaceutical manufacturing facility at Nantong, China. The plant is located in...

Kemira and Wilmar terminate AKD joint venture agreement

Kemira and Wilmar International (Singapore) today said that they have decided to terminate their joint venture agreement to produce alkyl ketene dimer (AKD) wax in China. The companies announced on 1 November 2013 that their subsidiaries had agreed to form...

CB&I awarded technology, engineering contract for coal-to-chemicals plant in China

CB&I has been awarded a contract by Shenhua Ningxia Coal Industry Group (Beijing) for the license and engineering design of a grassroots petrochemicals complex to be built at Lingwu, Yinchuan City, in China's autonomous region of Ningxia, CB&I...

China slaps antidumping duties on tert-butylhydroquinone from India

China’s Ministry of Commerce (Mofcom; Beijing) says it has imposed antidumping duties on imports of tert-butylhydroquinone (TBHQ) from India for five years starting 22 August 2014. Mofcom had imposed temporary antidumping measures on imports of TBHQ...

Asia/Pacific Archives »











 
contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2014 IHS, Inc. All rights reserved. Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa