TITLE

5-MINUTE MARKET WATCH

PUB. DATE
April 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;4/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 61, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article offers news briefs concerning the chemical industry. Basell has awarded contracts to Albis Plastic and Ultrapolymers to extend the distribution of its polyethylene (PE) and polypropylene (PP) in Europe and Turkey. Borzuyeh Petrochemical, a subsidiary of Iran's National Petrochemical Co. (NPC), plans to start up its new Aromatics 4 complex in Assaluyeh in June or July 2007. Huntsman delayed maintenance at its methyl di-pphenylene isocyanate (MDI) plant in Rozenburg, Netherlands.
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