TITLE

5-MINUTE MARKET WATCH

PUB. DATE
December 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;12/18/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 47, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents news briefs related to chemical industries from around the world. India's government has urged the sugar mills industry to upgrade and reform to ensure that the country's ethanol demand can be met. Iran's National Petrochemical Company has restarted production at its 1 million tons per year Fanavaran methanol plant in Bandar Imam. Bayer MaterialScience has expanded its methyl di-p-phenylene isocyanate plant in Tarragona, Spain.
ACCESSION #
23578686

 

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