Some Force Majeures Scheduled This Month as Hurricane Laura Surrounds the Northern Gulf Coast

Hurricane Laura has led to a wave of plant shutdowns as the companies battled with the storm. Following is the list of certain plant shutdowns announced by the US chemicals giants as the hurrica... Read More


Indian Oil’s Fully Loaded Crude Carrier Headed towards Paradip Catches Fire

It was 45 minutes past 7 on Wednesday morning according to the Indian time when it was heard that the New Diamond, a very large crude carrier (VLCC) booked by Oil Corp (IOC), which was heading t... Read More


Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited Restarts Methanol Plant After 6 Years of Closure

State-owned fertilizers and industrial chemicals manufacturer Gujarat State Fertilizers & Chemicals Limited (GSFC) has restarted its Methanol plant located in Vadodara city of Gujarat after ... Read More


India to Investigate the Continuation of Anti-Dumping Duty on 2-Ethyl Hexanol Imports from Five Countries

The investigation arm of commerce and industry ministry of India, has begun a full-fledged investigation for the continuation of anti-dumping duty on 2-Ethyl Hexanol from European Union, Korea R... Read More


Indian Oil Kickstarts the ‘Atmanirbhar Bharat’ Mission With Huge Refinery Expansion Strategies, New MEG Facility Almost 50% Complete

The last week of August ended with optimism for the Indian labor as state owned Indian Oil Corp (IOC) announced expansion of its Barauni refinery in Bihar as part of over 2,800 projects being he... Read More


GAIL to Expand its Foothold in the Petrochemicals, Specialty Chemicals and Renewable Energy Sector

As a part of its revised strategic plan, GAIL Limited is eyeing to expand its foothold in petrochemical, specialty chemicals and renewable energy domains. The new initiative has been adopted to ... Read More