Home Tags Petrochemicals

Tag: petrochemicals

Indorama increases integration with $2bn acquisition

Huntsman Corporation has entered into a definitive agreement to sell its chemical intermediates business to Indorama Ventures in a deal worth nearly $2.08 billion. Under...

Petrochemical partnership proposes US project

Chevron Phillips Chemical (CP Chem) and Qatar Petroleum have signed an agreement to jointly pursue the development of a petrochemical complex on the US...

Chevron Phillips targets Nova Chemicals with $15bn bid

Chevron Phillips (CPCHEM) could be set to become the third largest polyethylene producer in North America – after ExxonMobil and Dow Chemical – if...

LyondellBasell and Braskem end merger talks

Petrochemical firms LyondellBasell and Braskem have jointly ended talks over a potential merger, with the former insisting that its appetite for growth and investment...

Ineos targets geographical diversification with Saudi commitment

Ineos is to spend $2 billion building three chemicals plants in Saudi Arabia, in what Wood Mackenzie Chemicals calls a “geographical diversification for the...

ExxonMobil commits to $2bn Baytown expansion

ExxonMobil has confirmed that it will proceed with a $2 billion investment to expand its Baytown, Texas chemical plant, which will create approximately 2,000...

Rising prices hit SABIC profits

A rise in global prices of some primary products used in the production of petrochemicals has contributed to a 38 per cent drop in...

Eastman ramps up circular economy credentials

US-based Eastman has unveiled its second new recycling solution within a month. The company’s carbon renewal technology is capable of recycling complex plastics waste,...

Saudi Aramco to buy majority share in SABIC

Saudi Aramco has agreed to acquire a 70 per cent majority stake in SABIC from the Public Investment Fund of Saudi Arabia in a...

More than $200bn to be invested in US petrochemicals

The US petrochemicals industry is experiencing an investment renaissance, with more than $200 billion to be invested, said the senior vice president of Wood...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close