HIGH HOPES SEEM MISPLACED FOR PHENOL
- European phenol exports increase to Asia. Raman, Radha // Chemical Business;Sep99, Vol. 13 Issue 9, p84
Reports on the increased volumes of European phenol exports in Asia. Details on the increase in the polycarbonates capacity of GE Plastics company; Phenol shipped by an Ertisa company to Asia; Phenol contract prices.
- Ertisa, EniChem to increase capacity. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;4/26/1995, Vol. 156 Issue 16, p18
Reports on the plans of some chemical companies to expand their phenol production capacity. Madrid, Spain-based Cepsa subsidiary Ertisa; Milan, Italy-based EniChem; Huls subsidiary Phenolchemie in Gladbeeck, Germany; Expected growth of phenol market.
- EU phenol players irked by shortages. Roache, Carl // ICIS Chemical Business;5/14/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 66, p32
The article reports on the shortages in phenol production in Europe in the early part of 2007. The shortages are a result of reduced output at plants throughout the region. The phenol and acetone units of INEOS in Antwerp, Belgium, for example, is back to normal production following cumene...
- Ertisa to double cumene, phenol. Milmo, Sean // Chemical Market Reporter;05/19/97, Vol. 251 Issue 20, p8
Reports on Ertisa's plans to double its phenol capacity after an expansion of its cumene production using a zeloite catalyst technology. Elevation of its cumene capacity at Huelva, Spain; Hope for an increased domestic sales of phenol; Response to the increasing demand of phenol.
- Ineos Phenol to set up phenol-acetone plant in China. // Chemical Business;Mar2007, Vol. 21 Issue 3, p88
The article reports that Ineos Phenol revealed its plans to invest, upon approvals by Chinese authorities, in a phenol plant in Zhangjiangang, Jiangsu Province, China. This will increase Ineos Phenol's overall annual capacity to over 2.2-mt of phenol and 1.2-mt of acetone. The facility will...
- Outages hit ethanol. Finch, Heide // ICIS Chemical Business;4/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 61, p31
The article reports on the disruption to ethanol production in Europe. Output of 99% ethanol will be reduced in April and May 2007, and this could have an impact on availability, says a source from INEOS. The shortage could cause industrial 99% prices to firm. Industrial 99% ethanol production...
- PHENOL. // Chemical Week;1/7/2004, Vol. 166 Issue 1, p33
Focuses on the market condition for phenol in the U.S. as of January 7, 2004. Phenol prices; Outlook on the demand for phenol globally; List of phenol producers across the globe.
- Cumene shortage is likely. Gibson, Jane // European Chemical News;1/31/2005, Vol. 82 Issue 2132, p10
Reports on the possible shortage of feedstock cumene due to the expansion of phenol markets as of January 2005. Information on the negotiations of Ineos with chemical companies to buy cumene units; Planned expansion of cumene capacity at Ineos' Antwerp, Belgium plant.
- Ineos enters China. // ICIS Chemical Business;6/5/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 22, p28
The article reports on the plan of Ineos to build a world-scale phenol and acetone plant in China by the end of 2008. The company is also considering additional investments in Chinese manufacturing to complement its Asian production in Indonesia, Japan and Thailand. This will be Ineos' first...