IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Middle East

ICL to freeze investments in Israel in protest at proposed new taxes on natural resources

2:51 AM MDT | August 7, 2014 | Natasha Alperowicz

Israel Chemicals’ (ICL; Tel Aviv) board of directors on Wednesday reiterated the company’s decision to freeze $750 million of new and previously approved investment in Israel and to critically examine the feasibility of $ 1 billion of other projects that were part of its long-term plans. ICL will also evaluate whether to cease production of several existing products, including magnesium metal, bromine compounds and certain downstream phosphate products, or to continue to reduce costs in these operations, if necessary by trying to attract new partners...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers




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

ihsCopyright © 2015 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