12 February 2018
Khalifa Industrial Zone of Abu Dhabi (KIZAD) in the UAE has entered an agreement with Shaheen Chem Investment for the land lease of a two-phase chemical complex in the industrial...
7 February 2018
ExxonMobil has started commissioning a new ethane cracker at its complex in Baytown, Texas, US.
17 January 2018
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...
11 December 2017
Clariant has signed an agreement with Xuzhou HaiDing Chemical Technology to develop a new CATOFIN catalyst and propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit in Pizhou, Jiangsu Province, China.
23 November 2017
Sumitomo Chemical has acquired 82.9% of shares in Botanical Resources Australia, as well as its affiliated companies (the BRA Group) from the shareholders.
19 October 2017
Badger Licensing, an affiliate of TechnipFMC and ExxonMobil, has received a contract to supply its bisphenol A (BPA) technology to an under-construction 240 KTA grassroots BPA plant of China-based Zhejiang...
10 September 2017
Zhejiang Petroleum & Chemical (ZPC) has selected Badger Licensing’s technology for a grassroots ethylbenzene / styrene monomer (EB/SM) plant, which is being built.
24 August 2017
LyondellBasell's Hostalen Advanced Cascade Process (ACP) polyethylene technology has been selected by Shandong Shougang Luqing for a planned 350kta high-density polyethylene (HDPE) unit in China.
10 August 2017
Petrochemical marketing firm The Plaza Group is set to acquire US-based marketer and distributor of chemicals and solvents Conchemco, for an undisclosed sum.
27 July 2017
KBR has secured a contract to provide licensing and basic engineering design (LBED) to revamp Dorogobuzh JSC’s ammonia plant in the Smolensk region of Russia.