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PTTGC declares force majeure on aromatics at Map Ta Phut
IHS Chemical says that PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC; Bangkok) has declared force majeure following the unscheduled shutdown of its No. 2 aromatics unit at the company's Map Ta Phut complex apparently because of issues in the plant's reformer. The shutdown is...

Siam Cement’s chemicals business reports huge rise in profits
SCG Chemicals, the chemical subsidiary of Siam Cement Group (SCG; Bangkok), says that net profits increased more than fourfold in the second quarter of 2015 compared with the year-ago quarter, to 9.18 billion baht ($262.5 million) as a result of better...

ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions acquires renewable technologies from Inventa
ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions (TKIS; Essen, Germany), a leading engineering and construction firm, on Thursday announced that it is expanding its specialty chemical and oleochemical technology portfolio. The company is acquiring technologies for producing...

PTT to replace current president and CEO
Thailand’s energy group PTT Public Co. (Bangkok), parent of PTT Global Chemical, has nominated Tevin Vongvanich as its next president and CEO effective, 10 September. He will succeed Pailin Chuchottaworn, who has held the posts since September 2011...

Lubrizol-Sekisui chlorinated PVC joint venture in Thailand becomes operational
Sekisui Chemical (Tokyo) says that its previously announced joint venture with Lubrizol, for manufacturing chlorinated polyvinyl chloride (CPVC) resin in Thailand, is now operational. Lubrizol and Sekisui agreed to form the jv in 2013. The jv is located in...

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