The Urethane Blog

Seems Like We’re Bottomed Out In General

US Oct benzene expected to rise slightly
29 September 2015 22:01 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–The US October benzene contract price is expected to increase slightly, smaller than in recent months amid a more stable spot market,

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Propylene Rollover Nominations

 

Nomination for US October propylene CPs calls for a rollover: sources
 

Houston (Platts)–28 Sep 2015 549 pm EDT/2149 GMT

 

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BASF Launches Initiative

BASF Launches Operational Excellence Program; To Reduce Capital Expenditures

By RTT News,  September 28, 2015, 05:04:00 AM EDT

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Huntsman Warns on Q3

Huntsman Identifies Trends Impacting Third Quarter 2015 And Reaffirms Strategic Initiatives Huntsman_logo

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Sept.

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Korean PO Capacity Addition Planned

S-Oil commits to new FCC, petchem capacity

25 Sep 2015, 3.12 am GMT

Shanghai, 25 September (Argus) — South Korean refiner S-Oil has made a final commitment to build a 60,000 b/d fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) unit with associated petrochemical capability,

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BASF and Genomatica Expand BDO License

BASF, Genomatica expand license agreement for BDO
By BASF | September 24, 2015

BASF and Genomatica have expanded the scope of their license agreement for the production of 1,4 butanediol based on renewable feedstock (renewable BDO) using Genomatica's patented process.

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Propylene Inventories Rise

US propylene inventories rise 2.1% on production
23 September 2015 22:14 Source:ICIS News

HOUSTON (ICIS)–US propylene inventories rose 2.1% during the week ended 18 September,

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