Keyword: Petrochemicals


Aramco and Sinopec Plan Projects in China, Saudi Arabia

20.12.2022 -

Aramco and Sinopec have signed two separate agreements to develop petrochemical complexes in their home countries of Saudi Arabia and China.


Plastics Industry Slams new US Legislative Proposal

12.12.2022 -

US chemicals and plastics producers have expectedly slammed a new legislative initiative called Protecting Communities from Plastics Act (PCPA) introduced by Democratic...


SABIC, Aramco Invest in PKN Orlen

05.12.2022 -

SABIC, Saudi Aramco and PKN Orlen have signed a joint development agreement to assess the technical and economic feasibility of a petrochemical project in the Polish city...


Bloomberg Funds Program to Block US Petchem Projects

26.09.2022 -

Michael Bloomberg, the founder of US-based financial, software, data and media group Bloomberg LP and a United Nations special envoy on climate ambition and solutions...


Vietnam Expands in Petchems and Plastics

26.08.2022 -

Vietnam is on its way to becoming a major Asian player in petrochemicals and plastics. Up to now, the country has lagged regional peers such as China or Malaysia in...


Lummus Launches Net-Zero Ethane Cracker

26.07.2022 -

Lummus Technology has launched what it terms “a major enhancement” to its technology that allows ethane-based steam crackers to achieve zero CO2 emissions.


Petrobras Closes Deten Sale to CEPSA

12.07.2022 -

Brazilian oil group Petrobras has finalized the sale of its entire 27.88% stake in linear alkyl benzene (LAB) producer Deten Quimica to Spanish energy and petrochemicals...


Sibur and TAIF Finalize Petchems Merger

29.09.2021 -

Sibur and TAIF have finalized the terms of their petrochemical merger. The move follows an announcement on Apr. 23 that the firms had initiated steps to create a combined...