Polish powers hold back
- Pole position. Conroy, Will; O'Driscoll, Cath // ICIS Chemical Business;2/27/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 8, p23
The article reports on the struggle for oil and petrochemicals pre-eminence in central and eastern Europe as of March 2006. The struggle started when Poland's PKN Orlen acquired Unipetrol of the Czech Republic. The value of Unipetrol is that it is as much a source of information for Orlen about...
- PKN Orlen set to buy Unipetrol. Raleigh, Patrick // European Rubber Journal;Jun2004, Vol. 186 Issue 6, p14
Deal with the decision of PKN Orlen SA to acquire Czech petrochemicals group Unipetrol. Corporate sales of Unipetrol in 2003; Products supplied by Unipetrol's Kaucuk AS; Information on PKN Orlen.
- PKN Agrees to Buy Unipetrol; Eyes MOL Collaboration. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;6/16/2004, Vol. 166 Issue 20, p13
Reports on the agreement of PKN Orlen to buy the Czech government's stake in refinery and petrochemical firm Unipetrol. Value of the deal; Consolidated profit posted by Unipetrol in 2003; Assets of Unipetrol; Significance of the acquisition to PKN.
- PKN Orlen in search of a group bid. // European Chemical News;3/10/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 2043, p9
Reports on the search of PKN Orlen for a regional producer partner to submit a consortium bid for the Czech Republic's stake in petrochemical company Unipetrol as of March 10, 2003. Main focuses of Unipetrol's business; Delay in the privatization process of Unipetrol.
- Lukoil seeks deal with PKN. Beacham, Will // European Chemical News;12/22/2003, Vol. 79 Issue 2081, p9
Reports on the plan of Lukoil and PKN Orlen to cooperate in the petrochemical industry in Russia.
- Polish Government Affirms Its Grip on PKN Orlen. // Chemical Market Reporter;9/27/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 10, p6
Reports on the control of the PKN Orlen SA operation by the Polish government. Reputation of the firm in the oil and petrochemical sector; Appointment of Igor Chalupec as president and CEO of the firm.
- Easter European Petro Firms Eye Acquisitions. // Chemical Market Reporter;6/30/2003, Vol. 263 Issue 26, p4
Reports on Polish oil and petrochemicals company PKN Orlen's interest in the Hungarian government's plan to sell its 24 percent stake in MOL, the Hungarian oil, gas and petrochemical supplier. Hungarian government's plan to sell a ten to 13 percent tranche before the end of 2003.
- FEEDSTOCKS IN BRIEF. // ICIS Chemical Business;9/12/2011, Vol. 280 Issue 7, p25
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry. PKN Orlen SA and Zaklady Azotowe Kedzierzyn SA have booked a cross-border capacity, Shanxi Lubao Group is starting a methanol-gasoline facility and Russia will begin pumping initial gas from Vyborg, Russia (Federation).
- PKN plan approved. Beacham, Will // European Chemical News;2/17/2003, Vol. 78 Issue 2040, p9
Reports the approval of the polyolefins joint venture of oil refining and petrochemical group PKN Orlen and Basell by the Polish Office for the Protection of Competition and Consumers in February 2003. Reason for the delay of its approval.