Huntsman fire causes Texas hold-off

Robinson, Simon
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/26/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 25, p15
Trade Publication
The article reports that Texas Petrochemicals will hold back some of the amount it had agreed to pay for Huntsman's butadiene and methyl tertiary butyl ether business, following a fire at Huntsman's light olefins unit in Port Arthur, Texas The explosion and fire on April 29, 2006, disrupted Huntsman's supply of crude C4 to the butadiene business in nearby Port Neches, which Texas Petrochemicals had agreed to buy.


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