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TOP STORIES FROM ICIS news

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;10/30/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 41, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs on the Asian chemical industry. A fire broke out at a Vacuum Gas Oil hydro-treater in Reliance Industries' Jamnagar unit in the western state of Gujarat, India. Dow Chemical will move ahead on a joint venture $1.18bn naphtha cracker project with Siam Cement in Thailand. Work on Shell's new 800,000 tonnes/year ethylene cracker in Singapore started in October 2006.
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23132785

 

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