Robinson, Simon
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/15/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 19, p7
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the global chemical industry as of May 2006. Samuel Heyman, an active U.S. investor and owner of International Specialty Products Inc., bought a 5.6% stake at Engelhard Corp. Vinythai plans to expand its polyvinyl chloride despite a weak market outlook. Shanghai Wujing Chemical also plans to build a 300,000 tonne/year acetic acid plant in Shanghai, China.


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