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Asian Naphtha Records Prominent Recovery on Premium Contract Purchases and Increasing Consumption
  • 10-Dec-2020 11:00 AM
  • Journalist: Francis Stokes

The Asian Naphtha market was under pressure since the last two months due to indefinite cracker turnarounds and supply overhang from western countries. After a prolonged suit, Naphtha margins ha... Read More

Mitsubishi Chemical Corp. Eyes on Building World’s Largest MMA Plant in Geismar
  • 10-Dec-2020 05:03 PM
  • Journalist: Francis Stokes

The Japanese giant Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC) is evaluating the feasibility of construction of a USD 1 billion Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) plant in Geismar, Louisiana. The 350,000 mt/ye... Read More

Specialty Chemicals Likely to Outperform Commodity Peers in 2021
  • 09-Dec-2020 01:58 PM
  • Journalist: Francis Stokes

As per a recent analysis by Fitch, the US credit rating agency, market players engaged in specialty chemicals production are perceived to observe a better revival in 2021 than those engaged in p... Read More

KBR’s SCORE Technology Based Ethylene Unit Commissioned at Sinochem Quanzhou Petrochemical Complex
  • 08-Dec-2020 11:00 AM
  • Journalist: Francis Stokes

KBR Inc., a US-based engineering, procurement, and construction service provider announced the successful commissioning of Sinochem Quanzhou Petrochemical Co., Ltd.'s (Sinochem Quanzhou) 1,0... Read More