|United States >> 6/17/2021 - Motiva Enterprises has executed a long-term supply agreement with Aramco base oil affiliate S-Oil Corporation that will more than double Motiva’s current offer for Group III base oil in North America....|
|Singapore >> 6/11/2021 - Trafigura Group Pte Ltd (“Trafigura”), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, has joined a further 22 companies in a cross-industry study into the adoption of green ammoni...|
|United States >> 6/9/2021 - Dow (DOW) announced plans to build an integrated MDI distillation and prepolymers facility at its world-scale manufacturing site in Freeport, Texas. This investment supports increasing demand for down...|
|South Korea >> 6/8/2021 - LyondellBasell announced the successful startup of Ulsan PP Co., Ltd.’s 400 kiloton per annum (KTA) polypropylene production facility. The facility, located in the southeastern port city of Ulsan, Sou...|
|Singapore >> 6/7/2021 - Trafigura Pte Ltd (“Trafigura”), one of the world’s leading independent commodity trading companies, and Yara International ASA (“Yara”), a leading global ammonia player, have signed a Memorandum of U...|
|Egypt >> 6/5/2021 - Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly laid on Saturday the foundation stone of the Suez Canal Economic Zone’s (SCZone) petrochemical complex built at an estimated cost of $7.5 billion.
|Kazakhstan >> 6/4/2021 - SIBUR, Kazakhstan’s national welfare fund Samruk-Kazyna, and KazMunayGas have signed a framework agreement for potential cooperation in petrochemical industry in the special economic zone National Ind...|
|Russia >> 6/3/2021 - Gazprom Neft has concluded an agreement with the Tomsk Oblast Administration on developing cooperation in import substitution and oil production technologies, as well as on increasing supplies of high...|
|United States >> 5/25/2021 - Chevron Phillips Chemical broke ground on a new world-scale unit for on-purpose 1-hexene in Old Ocean, Texas, near its Sweeny facility. With a capacity of 266 KTA, the new asset grows the company’s to...|
|South Korea >> 5/25/2021 - - KPIC in Korea will benefit from technology's low operating, maintenance and investment costs |
- Safest butadiene extraction solvent commercially available; supported by Lummus' and BASF's exten...
|United States >> 5/5/2021 - Chevron Phillips Chemical announced plans to expand its alpha olefins business with a second world-scale unit to produce on-purpose 1-hexene. Expected capacity for the new unit is 266 KTA with targete...|
|South Korea >> 5/5/2021 - The Hanwha Total Petrochemical (HTC) joint venture1 is commissioning a new polypropylene line at the Daesan integrated refining and petrochemical complex in South Korea, adding a further 60% to its pr...|
|Netherlands/Holland >> 4/29/2021 - Neste, the world's leading producer of renewable diesel and sustainable aviation fuel produced from waste and residue raw materials, will modify its existing renewables production capacity in Rotterda...|
|China >> 4/27/2021 - The reporter learned from the Sinopec News Office that recently, the catalytic cracking technology of crude oil independently developed by the Research Institute of Petrochemical Industry was undergoi...|
|China >> 4/27/2021 - Recently, Luoyang Petrochemical's 26 tons of polypropylene PPH-MN90B products were loaded into containers and shipped to Qingdao Port, ready to be shipped to South Asia. This is another new brand of t...|
|India >> 4/19/2021 - Air Products, a world leader in industrial gases megaproject development and execution, announced that the Kochi Industrial Gas Complex is reliably supplying syngas to the Propylene Derivatives Petroc...|
|Italy >> 4/15/2021 - The Venice bio-refinery is preparing to eliminate the use of palm oil in its production of biofuels. Recently, it submitted documentation to qualify for an environmental impact assessment to build new...|
|Egypt >> 4/14/2021 - Petroleum Minister Tarek Mulla chaired the foundation assembly of the Egyptian company for bioethanol at dlrs 100 million investments.
|United States >> 4/14/2021 - Sawtooth Caverns, LLC has completed an expansion allowing it to receive, store and return refined products by truck. The conversion of a salt cavern to refined products storage, along with the constru...|
|China >> 4/14/2021 - CNPC and China Post held a meeting and entered into a strategic cooperation agreement in Beijing on April 6. Under the agreement, CNPC and China Post will further expand cooperation in areas such as r...|