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September 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;9/17/2007, Vol. 272 Issue 10, p10
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The article offers world news briefs related to the chemical industry. ExxonMobil Chemical Co. will build a second worldscale steam cracker complex in Singapore. INEOS Ltd. has been disappointed by the European Commission's decision to extend its investigation into the company's proposed acquisition of Norsk Hydro's Kerling petrochemicals business. Several planned and unplanned outages and supply disruptions have pushed up Asian methanol prices by up to 20%.


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