April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/23/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 63, p8
Trade Publication
The article presents news briefs on construction projects in the chemical and petrochemicals industry as of April 23, 2007. Indorama Polymers will build a resin plant in North America. Oxeno Olefinchemie, the German-based producer of butylene derivatives, is exploring opportunities to build a plant in the Middle East or other part of Asia. Chemanol invests $400 million in its methanol, formaldehyde and derivatives expansion project.


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