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Saudi Aramco expands presence in India

Petro ChemicalOctober 10, 2017

Saudi Aramco expands presence in India

Saudi Aramco marked another significant milestone in its international portfolio expansion with the opening of Aramco Asia India’s new office in New Delhi recently.

RIL divests its US shale gas asset for $126 mn

Petro ChemicalOctober 09, 2017

RIL divests its US shale gas asset for $126 mn

Reliance Industries Ltd (RIL) has entered into an agreements to sell its entire stakes in the Marcellus Shale Play in north-eastern and central Pennsylvania.

INEOS ups its profile with DONG’s Oil & Gas biz

Petro ChemicalOctober 06, 2017

INEOS ups its profile with DONG’s Oil & Gas biz

INEOS has completed acquisition of the Oil & Gas Business from DONG Energy. This acquisition places INEOS among the top 10 such companies in the North Sea.

OXY expects drop in income from chemical

Petro ChemicalOctober 05, 2017

OXY expects drop in income from chemical

OXY has lowered its earnings from chemical segment to US$60 million due to the impacts of Hurricane Harvey

LyondellBasell starts production at new PP compounding plant in Dalian

Petro ChemicalSeptember 21, 2017

LyondellBasell starts production at new PP compounding plant in Dalian

This is the company's third facility in China, strategically located to serve the region's growing automotive market.

Reliance commissions new paraxylene plant

Petro ChemicalDecember 28, 2016

Reliance commissions new paraxylene plant

Reliance Industries Limited (RIL) has successfully commissioned the first phase of Para-xylene (PX) plant at Jamnagar, Gujarat. The plant with capacity of 2.2 MMTPA

AkzoNobel inaugurates specialty coatings facility at Noida

Petro ChemicalDecember 27, 2016

AkzoNobel inaugurates specialty coatings facility at Noida

AkzoNobel has inaugurated the first-of-its-kind Specialty Coatings production facility and colour laboratory in Noida, Uttar Pradesh, India.

JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation ramp ups PIB plant

Petro ChemicalJune 27, 2016

JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation ramp ups PIB plant

JX Nippon Oil & Energy Corporation launched Front End Engineering Design for Polyisobutylene (PIB) plant expansion.

Chemical Minister calls for doubling the output of industry in next 5 years

Petro ChemicalJune 26, 2016

Chemical Minister calls for doubling the output of industry in next 5 years

The Minister of Chemicals & Fertilizers Ananth Kumar said that there are 22 refineries in the country, and there is a move to set up chemical hubs around them.

BASF breaks ground on new automotive coatings plant in Shanghai

Petro ChemicalJune 15, 2016

BASF breaks ground on new automotive coatings plant in Shanghai

The new plant is an expansion of the automotive coatings plant, which began production in 2014 at the same site.