China News
May 22,2018 12:00:00 AM


On May 9, the China Petroleum and Chemical Industry Federation (CPCIF) released Early Warning Report on Capacity of Key ...

May 22,2018 12:00:00 AM


In the first quarter of 2018, China’s petroleum and chemical industry developed soundly, strengthened the profitability ...

May 22,2018 12:00:00 AM


On May 4, the General Administration of Customs (GAC) announced that Management Measures on Inspection and Supervision o...

Global News
Mar 27,2018 12:00:00 AM

Specialty chemicals company LANXESS continues its profitable growth path. The company ended fiscal year 2017 with record earnings. LANXESS has also made a good start to the new year.

EBITDA pre excepti...

Feb 01,2018 12:00:00 AM

Polymax Thermoplastic Elastomers LLC, a manufacturer and custom compounder of thermoplastic elastomers (TPE), has announced on January 16 that it plans to increase the size of its production operation...

Feb 01,2018 12:00:00 AM

AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals has announced the challenges for its latest Imagine Chemistry program, which has fast become a key element of the company’s collaborative innovation approach.

First launch...

Reports
China's Imports of Synthetic & Natural Rubber, 2017
By Cui Xiaoming
According to customs statistics, China’s import volume of eight major synthetic rubber varieties (excluding latex, the same below) including SBR, IIR, PBR, NBR, CR, EPR, IR and SBC was ...
SBC: How Can Players Seize Market Share After Production Patterns Change?
By Tan Jie, Research Institute of Sinopec Maoming PC
With the completion and launch of a number of newly built or expanded plants in recent years, the world's SBC capacity has been growing steadily. To...
Dyestuff Industry to Highlight the High End, Promote “Green” Products
By Liu Qiang, China National Chemical Information Centre
Ups & downs in development
   China’s dyestuff output grew from 257 kt to 928 kt during 2000-2016, with a CAGR of 8.36%. Dyestuff enterprises hav...
Caustic Soda: Profits Improve, Prospects Bright


By Zheng Jiebin, China Chlor-Alkali Industry Association

China’s caustic soda industry further optimized capacity in 2017. Owing to brisk demand in sectors such as alumina, the caustic soda industry ha...