10 December 2019
Among regions, Asia leads with the largest capacity additions for both upcoming plants and for the expansion of existing acrylic acid plants by 2023.
26 November 2019
Global phenol plant growth is poised to see moderate capacity increases over the next five years. Capacity should potentially increase from 13.85 mtpa in 2018 to 14.69 mtpa in 2023,...
25 October 2019
Haldia Petrochemicals, based in India, had the largest capacity additions from planned and announced acetone plants by 2023.
24 October 2019
China's main capacity addition for propylene oxide will be from Supreme Petrochem Nagothane Propylene Oxide Plant 2.
23 October 2019
Among countries, Iran leads in maleic anhydride with the largest capacity additions, including 0.130 mtpa from two planned and announced plants.
8 October 2019
Globally, methanol carbonylation is the dominant production process used for acetic acid production.
3 October 2019
Pictured is the 3D structure of ethylene dichloride (EDC), a chlorinated hydrocarbon. Globally, direct chlorination is the dominant production process used for EDC production.
27 September 2019
Asia is the only region with the largest capacity additions for both upcoming plants and the expansion of existing phthalic anhydride plants by 2023.
19 July 2019
Overall, German manufacturing is suffering the consequences of a steep decline in foreign demand. Orders were down 8.6% in May from the same month in 2018.