- Commodities in brief. // Chemical Market Reporter;9/26/2005, Vol. 268 Issue 10, p21
Reports developments related to chemical industry in the U.S. Rise in benzene prices as crude oil price increase due to potential aftermath of Hurricane Rita; Building of several ethanol plants and two major expansions; Increase in Asian contract prices by three major producers of ethylene glycol.
- Japan cos eye Saudi MEG, lldPE. // Asian Chemical News;9/22/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 417, p29
Reports that SPDC is considering building monoethylene glycol and linear low density polyethylene plants at Sharq's site in Al-Jubail, Saudi Arabia. Information on SPDC; Information on cracker operators in Al-Jubail.
- European EG Contracts Settle Below Producers' Targets. Cage, Sam // Chemical Week;2/19/2003, Vol. 165 Issue 7, p56
Reports on the ethylene glycol (EG) contracts in Europe in the first quarter of 2003. Details on the state of the EG markets; Prices of EG in Asia; EG demand in 2002.
- CHINA NEWS IN BRIEF. // ICIS Chemical Business;1/2/2011, Vol. 281 Issue 1, p12
The article news briefs related to the chemical industry in China including three firms to start up coal-based monoethylene glycol (MEG) plant, import tariffs to be kept flat in 2012, and Sino-Japanese joint venture achieving on-spec bisphenol A (BPA).
- Buyers baffled by US EG's July, August movements. LANDRESS, LEELA // ICIS Chemical Business;7/30/2012, Vol. 282 Issue 3, p19
The article focuses on the price movements for the chemical compound ethylene glycol (EG) in the U.S. for July 2012, noting manufacturer price reductions for July 2012, probably price increases in August 2012, and the use of the Asian Contract Price (ACP) as a barometer for U.S. markets.
- 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...
- OUCC and CMMFC seek MEG licensors. // Asian Chemical News;8/11/2003, Vol. 9 Issue 412, p23
Deals with the efforts of Oriental Union Chemical Corp. and China Man-Made Fibre Corp. in the selection of licensors for its monoethylene glycol (MEG) projects in Taiwan. Construction plans for the MEG project in the first quarter of 2004; Production of surplus ethylene oxide for manufacturing...
- Untitled. Finch, Heidi // ICIS Chemical Business;11/10/2014, Vol. 286 Issue 16, p1
The article reports on the decision of chemicals company INEOS to cancel its proposed ethylene oxide/ethylene glycol (EO/EG) plant in La Porte, Texas. Topics discussed include the increase in the project's capital costs, the anticipated production capacity of the plant, and the proposed projects...
- Shell Revamps Global EO/EG Operations. // Chemical Market Reporter;2/23/2004, Vol. 265 Issue 8, p2
Announces the plans of Shell Chemicals to revamp its global ethylene oxide/ethylene glycol (EO/EG) operations. Closure of the company's EO/EG units at its plant in Geismar, Louisiana; Expansion of its operations in the Asia.