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Clariant completes Coatzacoalcos facility expansion in Mexico

Clariant completes Coatzacoalcos facility expansion in Mexico

IVL and Huvis to establish JV for LMF plant in US

Global chemical producer Indorama Ventures Public Company (IVL) and South Korean company Huvis are proposing to set-up a 50:50 joint venture (JV) to construct a low-melting fibre (LMF) plant in...

IVL and Huvis to establish JV for LMF plant in US

Hexion divests ATG business to German chemical firm MÜNZING

US specialty chemicals company Hexion has sold its Additives Technology Group (ATG) business to Germany-based MÜNZING CHEMIE in a $50m...

Hexion divests ATG business to German chemical firm MÜNZING

Shell to develop solarpower plant at Moerdijk chemicals site

Shell is developing a solarpower plant at its Moerdijk chemicals site in the...

Shell to develop solarpower plant at Moerdijk chemicals site

LeBaronBrown buys stake in American International Chemical

US-based private investment firm LeBaronBrown Industries has acquired a majority stake in specialty chemical and ingredients distributor American International Chemical...

LeBaronBrown buys stake in American International Chemical

Huron Capital's Valentus buys US Coatings

Valentus Specialty Chemicals has completed the acquisition of US Coatings for an undisclosed sum....

Huron Capital's Valentus buys US Coatings

Anellotech starts testing programme at bio-aromatics plant in US

Sustainable technology company Anellotech has started a process development and testing programme at its TCat-8 pilot plant in the US to confirm process economics and collect data for...

Anellotech starts testing programme at bio-aromatics plant in US

PolyOne acquires IQAP Masterbatch

US-based provider of specialised polymer PolyOne has acquired IQAP Masterbatch Group to strengthen its specialty colour and additives...

PolyOne acquires IQAP Masterbatch

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BASF and SINOPEC to expand NPG production capacity in China

BASF and SINOPEC to expand NPG production capacity in China

Inter Pipeline to build $3.5bn petrochemical complex in Canada

Inter Pipeline is to proceed with construction of a $3.5bn integrated propane dehydrogenation (PDH) and polypropylene (PP) plant in north Edmonton,...

Inter Pipeline to build $3.5bn petrochemical complex in Canada

Albemarle to sell part of polyolefin unit to WR Grace for $416m

US-based specialty chemicals company Albemarle Corporation has agreed to divest its polyolefin catalysts and components business to WR Grace & Co in a deal worth...

Albemarle to sell part of polyolefin unit to WR Grace for $416m

Hanwha Total Petrochemical to invest $300m in South Korean facility

Hanwha Total Petrochemical is set to invest more than $300m to expand its integrated refining and petrochemicals platform in Daesan, South Korea....

Hanwha Total Petrochemical to invest $300m in South Korean facility

Elementis to sell Dutch surfactants business

Elementis has signed an agreement to sell its Dutch Surfactants business to Kolb Distribution in a €39m...

Elementis to sell Dutch surfactants business

Clariant to design new propane dehydrogenation unit in China

Clariant to design new propane dehydrogenation unit in China

Nexam Chemical to takeover Sweden’s Plasticolor

Nexam Chemical is set to purchase all shares in Plasticolor Sweden for a total consideration of Skr116m ($13.7m)....

Nexam Chemical to takeover Sweden’s Plasticolor

Air Products' new Chinese gas plant commences operation

US-based industrial gases company Air Products has started operations at its new plant located in the Pukou Economic Development Zone (PKEDZ), Nanjing,...

Air Products' new Chinese gas plant commences operation

BASF opens new chemical catalysts production plant in China

BASF opens new chemical catalysts production plant in China

AkzoNobel shareholders approve separation of Specialty Chemicals

Akzo Nobel N.V's (AkzoNobel) shareholders have approved the separation of its Specialty Chemicals business at Extraordinary General Meeting (EGM) as part of its plan to create two...

AkzoNobel shareholders approve separation of Specialty Chemicals

KIPIC to use Honeywell technology at Al-Zour refinery

Kuwait Integrated Petroleum Industries Company (KIPIC), a subsidiary of Kuwait Petroleum (KPC), is planning to expand its refining and petrochemical complex at Al-Zour, south of Kuwait City,...

KIPIC to use Honeywell technology at Al-Zour refinery

Lanxess to build new high-tech plastics unit in China

Lanxess to build new high-tech plastics unit in China
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