ECONOMY AND BUSINESS
Requirements on Road Transport of Certain Gases Relaxed Under Certain Conditions
CPI Kept Rising Modestly in H1
China Finds Two Large Oil Fields in 2016
China Now World’s Top API Exporter
CPCIF Recognizes Top Energy-efficient Firms of 2016
Chemical Industry Added 4.3% More Value in June, YoY
Public Opinion Sought in Regulating Crude Oil & Oil Product Business
Strong Second-quarter Earnings for Covestro
AkzoNobel Announces New Structure for Executive Committee
Wison Engineering Won an EPFC Contract from Formosa Plastics in Texas
Air Liquide China Wins “Best Brand Image” Award
LANXESS Expands Range of Membranes for Reverse Osmosis
BASF: Considerable Earnings Growth in Second Quarter, 2017 Outlook Raised
PPG Reports Second Quarter 2017 Financial Results
China’s First Coking Benzene-Based CPL Plant Started Up
Shanghai Huayi to Build Coal-based Polygeneration Plant in Qinzhou
Rongsheng Petrochemical to Fund New 40m t/a Refinery of Zhejiang Petrochemical
CNPC Signs Deal with Total S.A. & NIOC to Develop Iranian Gas Field
Xinjiang Energy Group’s Toksun Clean Energy Starts Polygeneration Project
China Commissions First DMDS Test Plant
China Gezhouba Group Signs Deal for Russian Natural Gas Project
Industrial Membranes: Expanding into the International Market
INORGANICS
Sulfuric Acid Demand Plateaus
ORGANICS
Accelerated Localization of Bisphenol A Technology Imminent
POLYMERS
Improving BOPP Special Materials for 5 Major Applications
China’s SAP Sector Ready to Set Sail
Medical Plastics: Sunrise Industry with Bright Prospects
STATISTICS
Import and Export Data in China in June 2017
Spot Prices in China Plastic City (YuYao) Quoted on July 21, 2017 
Ex-factory Prices (no Freight) as of July 21,2017