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.
17 October 2016
Technology and specialty materials company Celanese Corporation has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Italy-based SO.F.TER Group.
12 October 2016
Covestro has revealed plans to double production capacities of high-tech plastic to meet the growing demand of polycarbonates in Asia.
5 October 2016
Global industrial gas company Praxair has started work on a hydrogen plant for Repsol, a producer of hydrocarbon fuels and petrochemicals.
26 September 2016
Specialty chemicals firm Lanxess has signed a definitive agreement to acquire US-based Chemtura Corporation, a provider of flame-retardant and lubricant additives.
21 September 2016
US-based Celanese has started production from its new vinyl acetate ethylene (VAE) unit at its facility on Jurong Island, Singapore.
11 September 2016
LyondellBasell is to build a new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) facility at its manufacturing complex in La Porte, Texas.
16 June 2016
BASF Shanghai Coatings has started construction on an automotive coatings plant at its Shanghai Chemical Industry Park in Caojing, China.
2 June 2016
US-based performance materials producer Ferro has completed the acquisition of Spain-based Pinturas Benicarló.