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Billionaire Ratcliffe Hunts Oil to Repeat Chemicals Empire Build
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 The deal to buy assets from Dong Energy A/S for more than $1 billion follows the purchase of a pipeline system from BP Plc that carries crude used to price more than half the world's oil.

BLOG: Rigzone's Downstream Coverage Starts New Chapter
Wednesday, May 24, 2017 A new chapter begins for Rigzone's downstream coverage.

ChemChina and Sinochem Press $120B Deal - Sources
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 A deal reportedly could be announced by the end of the year, four people with knowledge of the negotiations said.

Shell Shareholders Reject Emissions Target Proposal
Tuesday, May 23, 2017 The vote is a setback for climate activists who are increasing pressure on global oil companies.

Clariant to Buy Huntsman for $6.4 Billion as M&A Surges
Monday, May 22, 2017 The new entity's global headquarters will be at Pratteln, Switzerland and its operational headquarters will be at The Woodlands, Texas.


  


Huntsman-Clariant Is a Good Mix With a Governance Risk: Gadfly
Monday, May 22, 2017 The stars have aligned for another big transatlantic chemical deal.

Mexico Private Sector Eyes More NAFTA Content in Future Products
Friday, May 19, 2017 U.S. Trade Representative Lighthizer said in Washington that NAFTA had been successful for U.S. agriculture, investment services and the energy sector, but not manufacturing.

White House Moving Ahead with Stiff EPA Budget Cuts -Group
Friday, May 19, 2017 An EPA spokeswoman defended aggressive proposals to cut the agency's budget.

U.S. Senate Tees Up 'Accountability Act' as Regulation Fight Intensifies
Thursday, May 18, 2017 The next step, debating the bill on the Senate floor, has not been scheduled.

Taiwan's Formosa Plastics Group Says Owners to Reduce Management Role
Thursday, May 18, 2017 The move will allow the owners of one of Taiwan's biggest conglomerates to reduce their role in the management.

Saudi Aramco Says to Set Up New Chemicals Unit
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 Downstream, covering refining and chemicals, is an important area for the company as it diversifies operations as it prepares for an initial public offering.

U.S. Industry Seeks Faster Permits, Simpler Rules in Trump Reg Reset
Wednesday, May 17, 2017 "Last time I remember this was 2001. That was the last big opportunity to make some changes," said David Friedman of American Fuel & Petrochemical Manufacturers.

West Java Contract Goes to CB&I
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 PT Petrokimia Butadiene Indonesia (PBI) has awarded CB&I a contract for the license and engineering design of three proprietary technologies in West Java, Indonesia, CB&I announced Tuesday.

Jacobs to Provide EPCM Services at BASF's Ludwigshafen Site
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 Jacobs Engineering Group will execute engineering, procurement and construction management (EPCM) services at BASF's Ludwigshafen Verbund chemical complex in Germany.

LyondellBasell Breaks Ground on Texas PE Project
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 According to LyondellBasell, the project will create up to 1,000 jobs at the peak of construction and 75 permanent positions during operations.

Dutchman Wants to Deploy Barriers to Gather, Recycle Pacific Plastic
Tuesday, May 16, 2017 The project has the backing of companies such as dredger Boskalis and chemical group Akzo Nobel.

Braskem Seeing Stronger Demand from Brazil's Auto, Building Sectors
Monday, May 15, 2017 Braskem SA has seen an improvement in Brazilian demand for its plastics and other petrochemical products, especially in the automotive and construction industries, its CEO said.

Malaysia's Petronas Chemicals Posts Higher Profit
Monday, May 15, 2017 "Petrochemical product prices have risen in tandem and demand has also shown some improvement," CEO Sazali Hamzah said in a statement.

BASF Sees Role of Oil and Gas Unit Declining Further
Friday, May 12, 2017 The world's largest chemicals maker said its focus would be on boosting profitability at its chemicals and crop protection businesses as the contribution to earnings from oil and gas, hurt by low crude oil prices, diminishes further.

India BPCL Revises Naphtha Export Pricing, Adds Argus Quotes
Friday, May 12, 2017 India's state-run Bharat Petroleum Corp Ltd is revising the formula it uses to price naphtha exports.


 
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