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Milliken Acquires Encapsys

Milliken & Company Acquires Encapsys, LLC

October 18, 2021 03:38 PM Eastern Daylight Time

SPARTANBURG,

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Olin Shutting Down More Chlor Alkali Capacity

Olin To Shut Down Additional Chlor Alkali Capacity  CLAYTON, Mo., Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Olin Corporation (NYSE: OLN) announced today that it plans to permanently shut down the remaining diaphragm-grade chlor alkali capacity (approximately 200,000 Electrochemical Unit “ECU” Read more

Port Update

Ships await to enter the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Oct. 14, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times)

Ships await to enter the ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach on Oct. 14, 2021. (John Fredricks/The Epoch Times) Economy

Record Number of Container Ships Waiting Off Ports of Long Beach, Read more

China Coal

China Jawbones Coal Markets With Meaningless “Market Intervention” Headlines As It Becomes Desperate 

by Tyler DurdenTuesday, Oct 19, 2021 –

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Propylene Naptha Spread in Asia

Asia’s propylene-naphtha spread touches near six-week high on stronger propylene

Propylene-naphtha spread at $332.75/mt

FOB Korea propylene at four-month high of $1,105/mt

Asia’s propylene-naphtha spread touched a near six-week high Oct.

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Arsenal Makes Another Acquisition

Arsenal’s Applied Adhesives Acquires American Chemical

MINNETONKA, Minn., October 12, 2021 — APPLIED Adhesives, a premier custom adhesive solutions provider in North America, Read more

Peak Problems

Hapag-Lloyd CEO: ‘We are probably in the peak of the problems’

Rolf Habben Jansen says ‘most of the difficulties’ — port congestion,

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MGC to Expand Production of MXDA

Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Announces Expansion of MXDA Production

September 29, 2021

 Mitsubishi Gas Chemical Company, Inc. (MGC; Head Office: Chiyoda-ku,

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