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BASF
TDI contaminated by dichlorobenzene / Production halted at PU foam manufacturers / "Tremendously damaging for the industry"
10.10.2017
STRUCTURAL FOAMS
Building and construction sector key global growth driver / PE accounts for largest share / Rigid PU will grow fastest / Asia-Pacific to outpace North America and Europe / Grand View Research report
08.09.2017
PETROCHEMICAL MARKETS
MDI: BorsodChem lifts force majeure in Hungary
23.08.2017
PETROCHEMICAL MARKETS
MDI: BorsodChem declares force majeure on deliveries from Hungary
17.08.2017
SADARA
MDI and TDI plants now in operation
16.08.2017
SADARA
Polyol production plant in Jubail now online / PU lines closer to completion
01.08.2017
DOW
PU service centre opened in Romania
14.07.2017
PERSTORP
Acquisition of Italian polyols producer / Boost for NPG and TMP portfolio
13.07.2017
THERMAL INSULATION
After deadly Grenfell Tower fire in London, manufacturer Celotex takes PIR insulation panels off the market
04.07.2017
WANHUA
MDI bulk storage facility in Rotterdam / Imports from China
26.06.2017
PETROCHEMICAL MARKETS
MDI, TPU: BASF announces force majeure in North America
07.06.2017
BASF
TDI line in Ludwigshafen producing “on spec” isocyanate / Capacity is reduced
29.05.2017
PETROCHEMICAL MARKETS
MDI: Covestro cancels pan-European force majeure / Supply shortage will continue / Maintenance at Brunsbüttel
22.05.2017
DOW POLYURETHANES
Formulated polyol production at Zhangjiagang expanded / Annual capacity of 120,000 t
22.05.2017
POLYURETHANE MARKET
Threatening situation / Insufficient MDI delivery volumes / Processors switching off production lines / Customers reacting angrily and helplessly to asked prices / “Isocyanate producers no longer acting with common decency”
15.05.2017
BASF
TDI plant in test run after repairs / Reconstruction at North Harbour in progress
09.05.2017
PETROCHEMICAL MARKETS
MDI: Only one of Huntsman's two lines in the Netherlands restarted after maintenance
08.05.2017
HUNTSMAN
Acquisition of IFS Chemicals completed / Deal strengthens downstream PU capabilities / MDI production in Rozenburg restarted
08.05.2017
PETROCHEMICAL MARKETS
Polyurethane: Covestro declares Europe-wide force majeure on MDI
28.04.2017
WANHUA
Plans for USD 1 bn MDI complex in Louisiana / Location and capacity not yet disclosed
13.04.2017
COVESTRO
Tarragona MDI plant to stay open / “Significant” rise in demand / New chlorine supplier
20.03.2017
INVISTA
Growing demand spurs Netherlands polyols upgrade / Potential sale of textiles business explored
09.03.2017
FEEDSTOCK MARKETS
MDI: BASF's Chinese plant in Chongqing down / No Force Majeure / Kumho Mitsui threatened by supply issues in South Korea
08.03.2017
REPSOL
Efficient propane-propylene distillation column installed at Tarragona / Cleaner production of polyol carbonate
23.02.2017
BASF
Ludwigshafen TDI plant will not reach full run until 2018 / Repairs to reactor
17.02.2017
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