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Huntsman will expand MDI production

Huntsman will expand MDI production Huntsman announced 400 ktes MDI expansion plan for US manufacturing plant.

LyondellBasell considers adding new ethylene capacity

LyondellBasell considers adding new ethylene capacity LyondellBasell evaluates expansion project at Channelview site in Texas that would add up to 227k tons annualy of ethylene capacity.

RusVinyl project launched

RusVinyl project launched The RusVinyl polyvinyl chloride production facility in Kstovo was inaugurated on 19 September.

Clariant doubles capacity for pigments at Indian site

Clariant doubles capacity for pigments at Indian site Clariant announced the inauguration of an important new extension to its production facility in Roha, south-east of Mumbai, India.

Sibur increases funding for major polyolefin project

Sibur increases funding for major polyolefin project Sibur's Board of Directors has approved increased funding for the ZapSibNeftekhim project in 2014 from EUR 1,1 bn to EUR 1,48 bn.

DuPont increases ethylene copolymers production in Texas

DuPont increases ethylene copolymers production in Texas DuPont Packaging & Industrial Polymers announced its intent to increase production capacity of its ethylene copolymers assets.

Lanxess' new plant for inorganic pigments in China

Lanxess' new plant for inorganic pigments in China Lanxess is creating a total of roughly 200 new jobs with two new plants in Ningbo.

Evonik invests in German operations

Evonik invests in German operations The company plans to invest some two billion euros as part of its growth strategy in Germany.

LyondellBasell to build giant plant in the USA

LyondellBasell to build giant plant in the USA LyondellBasell announced plans to build a world scale PO/TBA plant on the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Wittmann Battenfeld increases capacity

Wittmann Battenfeld increases capacity Austrian company is increasing its capacity for the production of large machines by a further 650 m².