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The Taiwanese company LCY Chemical Corp. is announcing a new ultra-high molecular weight styrene-ethylene-butylene-styrene (SEBS) block copolymer for general TPE compounding, automotive, medical, polymer modification, and adhesive markets.

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Wholly Omani-owned Oxea, the world’s foremost producer of oxo-chemicals - intermediate chemicals used in the manufacturer of a wide array of products of everyday use - has announced its formal integration into OQ, the newly created brand symbolizing the Sultanate’s integrated energy powerhouse Oman Oil and Orpic Group. German-based Oxea is a global manufacturer of oxo intermediates and oxo derivatives, such as alcohols, polyols, carboxylic acids, specialty esters, and amines.

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Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. (ADNOC) and Pertamina have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to explore the potential development of a crude-to-petrochemicals complex in Balongan, Indonesia. The two parties also entered into a sales agreement, in which ADNOC will supply Pertamina with up to 528,000 t/y of liquefied petroleum gas by the end of 2020. Further information on the deals were not available.

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The European Commission (EC) has approved the proposed transaction between PTT Global Chemical (PTTGC) and ALPLA to create a new joint venture for building a circular plastic resin plant in Map Ta Phut Industrial Estate, Thailand. The joint venture, to be called Envicco Ltd., will build Thailand's "first" recycling plant to manufacture recycled polyethylene terephthalate and recycled high-density polyethylene, PTTGC earlier explained. The commission concluded that the transaction would raise no competition concerns because the overlaps between the activities of the two involved are very limited.

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The Swiss Conzzeta group announced the signing of a binding agreement to divest its Schmid Rhyner business unit to the speciality chemicals group Altana, headquartered in Wesel, Germany. The closing of the transaction is expected by the end of Q1 2020, subject to regulatory approval.

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The plastics industry produced 8.89 million tons of products in 2019, up 7.2 percent from the previous year, and earned USD 17.58 billion in total revenues, it was reported at a conference held by the Vietnam Plastics Association in HCM City on 3 January 2020.

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Poland's chemical firm Grupa Azoty has asked the country's anti-trust regulator UOKiK to approve the construction of installations for polypropylene production by a group comprising Azoty and its one Polish and two South Korean partners, UOKiK said on Monday (30 December 2019).

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Cefic, the European Chemical Industry Council, expects chemical production in the European Union (EU) to have declined by 1 % in 2019 compared to 2018. For 2020, chemical production is expected to stay on the same level as 2019.

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Uzbekistan has started up a new chemical complex at Navoiazot in the Navoi region of Uzbekistan, according to the press service of the Uzbek president. The project, earlier valued at around USD 500 million, has the capacity to produce 300,000 t/y of methanol, 100,000 t/y of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) and 75,000 t/y of caustic soda. CAMC Engineering and HQC (Shanghai) Co. of China were contractors for the project.

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Piotr Gąska has been appointed as the new Chief Operating Officer (COO) of CQLT SaarGummi Technologies S.à r.l. based in Remich, Luxembourg. Gąska has extensive international expertise in the automotive industry. Through his former position as Director European Region at SaarGummi Automotive in 2014 and 2015 Gąska already knows the company very well.

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LyondellBasell announced that it has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to form a 50:50 joint venture (JV) with China Petroleum & Chemical Corporation (Sinopec), one of the largest integrated energy and chemical companies in China.

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