March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 59, p4
Trade Publication
The article offers world news briefs related to the chemical industry. India's Reliance Industries is close to inking a deal for a 59 percent stake in a joint venture with U.S.-based Dow Chemical. An explosion at Shin-Etsu's Naoetsu methylcellulose producing factory in Tokyo, Japan has injured 17 workers. Northeast Asia's ethylene prices have sunk below the $1,000/ton cost and freight threshold.


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