IN BRIEF: Asia Watch
- IN BRIEF: Asia Watch. // ICIS Chemical Business;6/25/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 72, p10
The article offers world news briefs on chemical industry. According to China National Bureau of Statistics, the increase acrylic fiber output contributes to strong domestic and export demand in China. The International Mercantile Exchange (IMEX) could fill a gap in the Middle East market by...
- IN BRIEF. // ICIS Chemical Business Americas;6/25/2007, Vol. 271 Issue 25, p4
The article presents updates related to the chemical industry. China's acrylic fiber output reached 84,000 tonnes in May, up 34.6% year over year as a result of robust domestic and export demand. India-based agrochemical producer Gharda Chemicals has dropped its sale plans and is instead...
- Summary of contents of this issue. // Chemical Fibers International;Sep2013, Vol. 63 Issue 3, p145
The section introduces several topics within the issue of "Chemical Fibers International," including polyester, acrylics and nonwovens.
- Lower German chemical fiber production. // Chemical Fibers International;Oct2013 Man-Made Fiber, p6
The article reports on the six percent decline seen in German man-made fiber production in 2012, when polyester continued to led the sector with its share of 29 percent while was followed by acrylic fibers and polyamide fibers.
- Man-made fibres. // Colourage;Jul98, Vol. 45 Issue 7, p68
Production of man-made fibers fell marginally in February 1998 in India. Production in the industry witnessed a 6.5 percent growth compared to the same period in the previous year. Nylon filament yarn, acrylic staple fiber, viscose yarn, nylon tyre yarn and rayon declined in the first 11 months...
- Higher fiber production. // Chemical Fibers International;Oct2006, Vol. 56 Issue 5, p278
The article reports on the increase in the installed capacity of man-made fibers in India as of March 31, 2006. Staple fibers include polyester, acrylic and viscose, and filament yarns include polyester and nylon. A decrease in the production of man-made staple fibers was posted in the period...
- Acordis: lower acrylic fiber business. // Chemical Fibers International;Sep2005, Vol. 55 Issue 4, p215
This article reports that Acordis UK Ltd., based in Bradford, Great Britain, is to make 169 workers redundant at its Grimsby acrylic staple fiber plant, and its spinning operation in Bradford is also to close with the loss of 52 jobs. Some 258 staff will remain at the site which will continue to...
- Linde Buys Turkish Gases Firm. // Chemical Week;4/11/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 13, p7
The article reports on the announcement of Linde that it has acquired industrial and specialty gases company Birlesic Oksijen Sanaya. The company acquired Birlesic from Istanbul, Turkey-based Koc group for about â‚¬92 million. It mentions that it is Linde's second acquisition in Turkey in...
- Tuntex outlines plans in Taiwan, Bayer will decide next month. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;10/20/93, Vol. 153 Issue 14, p31
Reports on the interest of Taiwanese synthetic fiber producers, Far Eastern Textile and Shinkong, in joining Tuntex's petrochemical project. Construction of oil refinery and plants; Annual capacities; Promotion by Marubeni Corp.; Bayer's polycarbonates investment in Taiwan.