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Oriental Aromatics starts manufacturing

Petro ChemicalMay 30, 2020

Oriental Aromatics starts manufacturing

Oriental Aromatics Limited has started manufacturing operations at Bareilly, Vadodara and Ambernath with permissions from central government and state governments.

Siemens to supply compression equipment for Balikpapan refinery in Indonesia

Petro ChemicalMay 30, 2020

Siemens to supply compression equipment for Balikpapan refinery in Indonesia

Siemens Gas and Power’s scope of supply includes 17 reciprocating compressors, along with a single-stage, hot gas expander.

Givaudan completes acquisition of cosmetics business of Indena

Petro ChemicalMay 30, 2020

Givaudan completes acquisition of cosmetics business of Indena

The acquisition will strengthen active beauty’s global capabilities in botanical active cosmetic ingredients.

Gulshan Polyols Q4 revenue down 20.6%

Petro ChemicalMay 30, 2020

Gulshan Polyols Q4 revenue down 20.6%

Gulshan Polyols Q4 FY2019-20 revenue from operations was down by 20.6% to Rs. 135 crore vis-a-vis Rs. 170 crore in FY 2018-19.

Supreme Petrochem: Domestic demand remain subdued

Petro ChemicalMay 29, 2020

Supreme Petrochem: Domestic demand remain subdued

Supreme Petrochem's domestic demand for Polystyrene and EPS (Expandable Polystyrene) remain subdued due to lockdown while demand for other products is negligible whereas exports of Polystyrene (PS) have recently picked up.

Braskem cuts production of ethylene in Brazil, Polypropylene in U.S. due to lower demand

Petro ChemicalMay 29, 2020

Braskem cuts production of ethylene in Brazil, Polypropylene in U.S. due to lower demand

Usage rates in Brazil and the United States were temporarily reduced due to lower demand and the movement to reduce inventories in the petrochemical and plastics production chain.

BP licenses its PTA technology to Weilian Chemical in China

Petro ChemicalMay 29, 2020

BP licenses its PTA technology to Weilian Chemical in China

BP has entered into an agreement to license its latest generation technology for the production of purified terephthalic acid (PTA) to China’s Dongying Weilian Chemical Co., Ltd.

Firmenich completes acquisition of DRT

Petro ChemicalMay 29, 2020

Firmenich completes acquisition of DRT

The acquisition will help make Firmenich the industry leader in renewable and sustainable ingredients.

CIPET renamed as Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering & Technology

Petro ChemicalMay 29, 2020

CIPET renamed as Central Institute of Petrochemicals Engineering & Technology

CIPET will be in a position to fully devote for the growth of entire petrochemical sector says Gowda

Worley to provide EPC services for consumer plastics to BTX plant in U.S.

Petro ChemicalMay 29, 2020

Worley to provide EPC services for consumer plastics to BTX plant in U.S.

Worley will provide engineering, procurement, and construction (EPC) services for Encina’s consumer-plastics-to benzene-toluene-xylenes (BTX) processing plant in the U.S.