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THAILAND

PTTGC and Pertamina form Indo Thai Trading, joint petchem project delayed until 2020
Pertamina (Jakarta) and PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok) have launched Indo Thai Trading (ITT; Jakarta), a first step in their proposed petrochemical manufacturing collaboration. ITT will seed the market by selling polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP)...

PTT Global Chemical to appoint new CEO
PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok), Thailand’s largest chemical company majority owned by the country’s energy major PTT, will appoint Supattanapong Punmeechaow, currently a PTT v.p., as the new president and CEO of PTTGC. He will succeed Bowon...

NatureWorks seeking soft loans to establish bioplastics industry in Thailand
The Federation of Thai Industries (FTI; Bangkok) is seeking soft loans from the government to help establish a bioplastics industry in Thailand. The FTI is meeting with the Finance Ministry and other authorities to consider the loans program, which would...

PTTGC reports higher sales and profits, earnings hurt by drop in para-xylene prices
PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok) today reported a 46% increase in second-quarter net profit, to 6.09 billion Thai baht ($188.8 million) on 36% higher revenues of baht152.4 billion. Ebitda was down 9%, to baht10.5 billion, and Ebitda margin declined from...

Indorama reports huge rise in second-quarter profits
Indorama Ventures (Bangkok) reports nearly a sevenfold increase in net profits for the second quarter of 2014 compared with the second quarter of 2013, to 1.48 billion baht ($46 million). Second-quarter sales increased 12.7%, to baht64.03 billion. In the...

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INDONESIA

PTTGC and Pertamina form Indo Thai Trading, joint petchem project delayed until 2020
Pertamina (Jakarta) and PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok) have launched Indo Thai Trading (ITT; Jakarta), a first step in their proposed petrochemical manufacturing collaboration. ITT will seed the market by selling polyethylene (PE), polypropylene (PP)...

LG International plans methanol complex in Indonesia
LG International (Seoul) plans to invest in a large petrochemical complex in the Bintuni industrial area, West Papua, Indonesia, The Jakarta Post reports. On Friday following a meeting with minister of industry of Indonesia, Mohamad Suleman Hidayat, Jee...

PTT Global Chemical to delay conclusion of talks on Indonesian project
PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) is postponing the conclusion of talks with Pertamina (Jakarta) on their $4–5-billion petrochemical joint venture project in Indonesia to early next year from the end of 2014 after revising the investment plan, PTTGC confirmed...

BP receives environmental permit for LNG expansion project in Indonesia
BP announced today that the government of Indonesia, through the Ministry of Environment (Jakarta), has approved the Tangguh liquefied natural gas (NGL) expansion project and issued an environmental permit. Tangguh LNG, located at Teluk Bintuni, Papua Barat...

Cepsa and Golden Agri-Resources plan joint venture in palm oil derivatives
Cepsa (Madrid) and the Singapore-listed Golden Agri-Resources (GAR) plan to combine forces to market and distribute edible oils and related products, including fatty acids and alcohols. Cepsa Quimica, its parent company IPIC (Abu Dhabi), and GAR have applied...

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SINGAPORE

AkzoNobel collaborates with institute in Singapore on solar-cell technology
AkzoNobel says it will partner with the Solar Energy Research Institute of Singapore (Seris) at the National University of Singapore in order to explore less costly ways of producing high-efficiency silicon wafer solar cells. The collaboration has been...

Cepsa and Golden Agri-Resources plan joint venture in palm oil derivatives
Cepsa (Madrid) and the Singapore-listed Golden Agri-Resources (GAR) plan to combine forces to market and distribute edible oils and related products, including fatty acids and alcohols. Cepsa Quimica, its parent company IPIC (Abu Dhabi), and GAR have applied...

Technip confirms it's program management consultant for Malaysia's Rapid
Technip says that, as a leader of a joint venture with Fluor, it has been awarded a "substantial" program management consultancy (PMC) contract by Petronas (Kuala Lumpur) for the $16-billion Refinery and Petrochemical Integrated Development (Rapid)...

Afton Chemical breaks ground on Singapore project
Afton Chemical (Richmond, VA), part of NewMarket Corp., has held a ground breaking ceremony for a previously announced chemical additives manufacturing facility on Jurong Island, Singapore. The plant, designed and located to support the growth of the...

Sabic collaborates with Cima NanoTech on transparent, conductive polycarbonate film
Sabic and Cima NanoTech, a company based in Singapore and St. Paul, MN, have announced the joint development of a transparent conductive polycarbonate film that could revolutionize the materials used in consumer electronics, household goods, automotive...

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