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BASF in Wyandotte

BASF deal with Wyandotte shows tax incentives can be vital to keep, attract business development

  • By Jim Kasuba jimk@heritage.com @JKasuba on Twitter
  • Updated 19 hrs ago
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President-elect Donald Trump’s deal to save jobs at an Indiana manufacturing plant has renewed the controversy over what it takes to keep jobs from going overseas.

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Robner Merges with Resinlab

Robnor Resins merges with Resinlab

Robnor Resins, a formulator of epoxy and polyurethane resin systems, has announced that it will merge with US Resin Manufacturer, Read more

Dow Chemical CEO to head Trump council, pledges new Michigan R&D center
Dec. 9, 2016 11:47 PM ET|About: Dow Chemical Co. Read more

Covestro Declares Force Majeure on Polyols in Europe

Covestro Germany Declares Force Majeure on Polyether Polyols
2016-12-08    [Source:PUdaily]

PUdaily, Shanghai-It is reported that Covestro Germany has declared Force Majeure  on its polyether polyols production from Dec.

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Spot Benzene

 

US spot benzene rises to 16-month high on low imports, Asia gains

Houston (Platts)–7 Dec 2016 622 pm EST/2322 GMT

 

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China Lowers Salaries

China Admits “Economic Downturn Just Beginning”, Slashes Salary Guidelines

by Tyler Durden
Dec 6, 2016 3:30 PM

In what may be the most direct admission that China’s economy is about to grind to a deflationary halt,

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BASF TDI Issues in Europe

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Production in the TDI plant at the BASF SE site in Ludwigshafen has been idled due to a technical defect.

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