Shell expands in Europe, Asia and the Middle East
- Shell to step up Asia investment. // Process Engineering;Jun2004, Vol. 85 Issue 6, p6
Reports on the plan of Shell Chemicals Ltd. to expand its petrochemical services in Asia Pacific Middle east region. Expectation of the company on its growth for 2010; Implication of the company's investment in Asia on the demand for petrochemical products in the region; Details of the...
- Shell Chemicals Boosts Competitiveness; Aims for $800 MM in Capital Investments. Chang, Joseph // Chemical Market Reporter;6/25/2001, Vol. 259 Issue 26, p1
Reports that Shell Chemicals is boosting competitiveness by cutting costs in its core petrochemicals business and bringing on low-cost world-scale capacity. Budget of the company for its capital expenditures in 2001; Completion of Shell's divestment program in March 2001; Focus of the company...
- Basell to Join Shell's Singapore Project. // Chemical Week;10/31/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 40, p17
Reports the plans of Basell to participate in the petrochemical project of Shell Chemicals in Pulau Bukom, Singapore. Other companies involved in the project.
- Shell to Focus on Chemicals Growth Following Divestment Program. Alperowicz, Natasha // Chemical Week;1/10/2001, Vol. 163 Issue 2, p17
Focuses on the plan of Shell Chemicals company to focus on its growth following two years of retrenchment and asset sales. Possible result of the company's divestment program; Businesses sold by Shell; Increase in the cost-cutting target of Shell for the year 2001.
- Shell Chemicals Aims To Expand Global Footprint. Chang, Joseph // Chemical Market Reporter;8/9/2004, Vol. 266 Issue 5, p1
Reports on Shell Chemicals' continuing efforts to grow into a top-tier global bulk chemical supplier. Projects to improve efficiency in North America and Europe; Six-fold increase in profits in the second quarter of 2004; Start-up of the Nanhai petrochemicals and polymers joint venture in...
- Shell to Increase EG Imports from Canada. // Chemical Week;8/23/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 28, p7
The article announces the plan of Shell Chemicals to increase supply of ethylene glycol following the closure of ethylene oxide-ethylene glycol (EO-EG) line at Geismar, Louisiana by the end of 2006. The company brought onstream EG plant at Daya Bay, China as part of a joint venture petrochemical...
- Shell Plans $1.2-Billion Venture With Nocil. Roberts, Michael // Chemical Week;9/15/1999, Vol. 161 Issue 34, p58
Reports on the joint venture plans of Shell Chemicals with National Organic Chemical Industries Limited (Nocil) of Bombay, India. Cost of Shell's petrochemical complex project at Thane, India; Percentage of stake Shell plans to take in Nocil; Reasons Shell has sold its 30% stake in Nocil in...
- The Billion-Dollar Club. Walsh, Kerri // Chemical Week;9/26/2007, Vol. 169 Issue 31, p21
The article reports on annual ranking of companies by chemical sales. BASF tops, taking back the title from Dow Chemical, which held the position in 2006. Acquisitions and favorable currency exchange rates helped BASF reclaim the top position. ExxonMobil Chemical and Shell Chemicals held on to...
- newsbriefs. // Chemical Week;10/15/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 37, p5
Presents news briefs related to the chemical industry, as of October 2003. Appointment of Tan Ek Kia at Shell Chemicals; Private equity capital companies vying to acquire Dynamit Nobel; Efforts made by Thai Petrochemical Industry to improve its petrochemical sales and marketing.