April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/23/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 63, p4
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs on the chemical industry as of April 23, 2007. Asian cracker operators may consider trimming operating rates due to increasing naphtha feedstock costs. Dow Chemical's dismissal of high-ranking officials Romeo Kreinberg and Pedro Reinhard has created controversy in the industry. Taiwan's CPC Corp. and its partners have indefinitely delayed the start-up of their second Qatar methanol project due to rising construction and energy costs.


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