News - 12 Sep 2016
LyondellBasell, one of the world's largest plastics, chemical and refining companies, has selected its La Porte, Texas, manufacturing complex as the site for a new High Density Polyethylene (HDPE)...
News - 21 Feb 2014
Westlake Chemical Corporation announced today that it held a dedication ceremony for the new Geismar, Louisiana Chlor-Alkali plant this morning. This ceremony was attended by The Honourable Bobby...
News - 28 Dec 2013
Westlake Chemical Corporation announced today that it has started-up its new chlor-alkali plant located at its vinyls manufacturing complex in Geismar, Louisiana.
This new chlor-alkali plant has...
News - 16 Jul 2013
Research and Markets has announced the addition of the "Petrochemicals Market By Product - Global And China Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends And Forecast, 2012 - 2018" report...
News - 29 Jun 2013
Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue: US High-Temperature Plastics Market
US demand to rise 5.8% annually through 2017
US demand for high...
News - 24 Sep 2012
Reportlinker.com has added a new report titled, “Plastics Industry in the Middle East - Increased Focus on Downstream Petrochemicals to Drive the Sector” to its product catalog....
News - 26 Jul 2012
Jacobs Engineering Group has reported that Braskem, a major producer of thermoplastic resin in the Americas, has awarded a contract to Jacobs Engineering Group to offer professional technical services...
News - 24 Aug 2011
UNIPOL Polypropylene Process Technology from Dow Chemical has been chosen by Qinghai Salt Lake Industry for its new polypropylene unit. The new 160 KTA unit will deliver polypropylene (PP) to produce...
News - 22 Aug 2011
BASF announced that it will invest over €500 million for the construction of a world-scale acrylic acid complex in Camaçari, Brazil. It is the company’s largest investment in South...
News - 23 Feb 2011
Propylene is one of the most important starting products in the petrochemical industry.
The new study from Ceresana Research forecasts a dynamic development of the global demand for propylene,...