Dual Control System

China says to firmly control energy-hungry and high-emission projects CGTN


China’s National Development and Reform Commission issues a plan to improve the country’s “dual control system”

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Chinese Energy Woes

Millions Of Chinese Residents Lose Power After Widespread, “Unexpected” Blackouts; Power Company Warns This Is “New Normal”

by Tyler DurdenMonday,

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Future Forecast

Future US chem demand fueled by re-shoring, strained by supply

Author: Al Greenwood


HOUSTON (ICIS)–The US chemical industry should continue growing in the next few years,

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BASF in China

BASF sees Zhanjiang site generating up to €5B in annual sales

Sep. 27, 2021 8:08 AM ETBASF SE (BASFY)By: Carl Surran,

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Storm Updates

Tropical Storm Nicholas – Update 13

Updated 9/22/2021 at 2:00 p.m. CDT – Updates in bold

Nicholas made landfall southwest of Sargent,

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Another Record

Record Shattered (Again): 73 Container Ships Stuck Waiting Off California

by Tyler DurdenWednesday, Sep 22, 2021 – 02:38 PM

By Greg Miller of FreightWaves,

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West Coast Ports Extend Hours

US ports of Long Beach, Los Angeles add night, weekend hours to ease congestion

Author: Adam Yanelli


HOUSTON (ICIS)–The California ports of Los Angeles and Long Beach are extending the hours during which trucks can pick up and return containers as they try to improve freight movement and delays through ports.

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