12 October 2018
Shell Chemical Appalachia has completed the installation of 2,000t of heavy-quench tower at its under-construction Pennsylvania Petrochemicals Complex.
10 October 2018
Saudi Aramco and French energy firm Total have signed an agreement to commence engineering studies for the construction of a $5bn petrochemical complex in Jubail, Saudi Arabia.
5 October 2018
Sumitomo Chemical has installed a new feed additive methionine production line at the Ehime Works facility in Niihama City, Japan.
24 September 2018
AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has completed a previously announced acquisition of Brazil-based ketone peroxide producer Polinox.
19 September 2018
Lanxess is investing millions of euros in its global production network for high-performance plastics with the construction of a compounding facility at its Krefeld-Uerdingen site, Germany.
17 September 2018
SinoCan Global, Sinopec, China Construction and Teedrum have announced a proposal to develop a bitumen upgrading and petrochemical refining facility in Alberta, Canada.
10 September 2018
UAE-based polyolefins manufacturer Abu Dhabi Polymers Company (Borouge) has awarded an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to the Maire Tecnimont Group for its fifth polypropylene (PP5) plant in Ruwais,...
7 September 2018
ExxonMobil has signed a cooperation framework agreement with the Government of Guangdong to advance talks regarding the proposed development of a chemical complex in the Huizhou Dayawan Petrochemical Industrial Park.
5 September 2018
Shin-Etsu Chemical has announced plans to invest approximately JPY110bn ($988.8m) to expand silicone production capacity in eight countries, including Japan and Thailand.
3 September 2018
French oil and gas giant Total has agreed to sell its polystyrene business in China to INEOS Styrolution, a Germany-based supplier of styrenics, for an undisclosed sum.