9 February 2018
US-based KBR has received a licence and engineering (LBED) and an equipment supply contract from chemicals manufacturer Cangzhou Dahua New Materials (CDNM) to construct a new polycarbonate plant in Cangzhou...
8 December 2017
Nexam Chemical is set to purchase all shares in Plasticolor Sweden for a total consideration of Skr116m ($13.7m).
1 October 2017
Nanjing Chengzhi Yongqing Energy Technology is set to build its second Methanol-to-Olefins (MTO) process unit in China.
23 July 2017
Wison Engineering (China) has secured a contract from Formosa Plastics for one section of a low-density polyethylene (LDPE) project in Texas, US.
9 May 2017
US-based manufacturer McClarin Plastics has invested in Oklahoma-based Custom Composites, which produces polypropylene and composite fibreglass goods.
26 January 2017
Trinseo Holding has signed a definitive agreement to sell all of its 50% share in Sumika Styron Polycarbonate (SSPC) joint venture to Japan-based Sumitomo Chemical for an undisclosed price.
1 December 2016
Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) has secured an order to provide reaction, finishing, shipping equipment and other systems for ExxonMobil's new large-scale polyethylene production train in Beaumont, US.
22 November 2016
Italian Intellectual Property Company (IPC) Bio-On has announced its 2017-20 industrial plan for the bioplastic sector involving a new plant.
31 October 2016
Ineos Styrolution has signed a deal to acquire the global K-Resin styrene-butadiene copolymers (SBC) unit of Chevron Phillips Chemical Company (Chevron Phillips Chemical) and Daelim Industrial, which are the current...
19 October 2016
Specialty chemicals company Clariant has opened its new polypropylene (PP) catalyst production facility at Louisville, Kentucky, US.