TITLE

5-MINUTE MARKET WATCH

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;1/22/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 50, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs on the chemical industry. Romania's Petrom is to close its monoethylene glycol (MEG) production at Pitesti by the end of March 2006. Ukrainian titanium dioxide production totaled 9,796 tons in November 2006. JSR Corp. will close its butadiene units at Yokkaichi, Japan, and at Kashima for turnarounds in the first half of 2007.
ACCESSION #
23977548

 

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