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German Chemicals Industry Forecast

German chemicals industry cuts 2015 outlook for revenue, prices

FRANKFURT Wed Feb 25, 2015 4:00am EST

 

 

Scary

Computer intrusion inflicts massive damage on German steel factory

Blast furnace can't be properly shut down after attackers take control of network.

More on the Ports

The "Catastrophic Shutdown Of America's Supply Chain" Begins: Stunning Photos Of West Coast Port Congestion
 

Submitted by Tyler Durden on 02/12/2015 11:20 -0500

 

Port Shutdown

Shippers plan four-day partial shutdown of West Coast ports

By Steve Gorman

Huntsman Begins Jeffamine Plant Expansion in Singapore

Huntsman to Begin Capacity Expansion at Singapore Polyetheramines Plant

THE WOODLANDS, Texas, Feb. 5, 2015 /PRNewswire/ – Huntsman Corporation (NYSE:HUN) today announced it will begin construction on a 25,000-ton capacity expansion program at its world-scale polyetheramine facility in Singapore in the first half of 2015,

Weekend Reading

Climategate, the sequel: How we are STILL being tricked with flawed data on global warming

Something very odd has been going on with the temperature data relied on by the world's scientists,

Existing Home Sales

 

 

WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) — Data released Friday showed that existing home sales dipped in 2014,