ECONOMY AND BUSINESS
Innovation Helps Domestic Petroleum & Chemical Industry Keep Growing
China’s Petrochem Industry Shows Better than Expected 2016 Performance
CPCIF Forecasts China’s Petrochem Industry to Grow Stably in 2017
China’s January Foreign Trade up 19.6% YoY
New Materials Support China’s Manufacturing Sector
New Plan for Petroleum Industry Issued
China’s 2020 Gas Supply to Peak at 360 Billion m3
China’s Pharmaceutical Firms Estimate 2016 Performance
Bluestar Silicones Promotes Long-Term Implant Silicones and Skin Adhesives
Wison: Undocking of the World’s First Barge-based FSRU
Jade Group Expands Operations in China in Response to Strong Global Demand
PPG Acquires Automotive Refinish Coatings Company Futian Xinshi
Kaimeite Gases Saw 144.15% Growth in 2016 Net Profit
Luxi Chemical to Construct Phase II of Formic Acid Project
Tongkun Launches Differential Fibre Project
Polyester Plant Production Line Starts Operation
Graphite and Grapheme Project in Baotou
Wison Engineering and HALDOR TOPSOE Signed Research & Development Collaboration Agreement
Developments in China’s Automotive Market and Impact on Plastics
FINE & SPECIALTY
Chemical Fertilizers: Fierce Competition
ORGANICS
Dibasic Acid Dimethyl Ester: New Consumption Sectors Needed
Styrene: Development Focus Needs Adjustment Urgently
Phthalic Anhydride Sector Faces Reform
POLYMERS
Rubber Firms Innovate
TPI Engineering Plastic Resin: Further Development Will Be Tough Going
STATISTICS
Import and Export Data in China in December 2016
China's Output of Petroleum and Chemical Products in October 2016
Ex-factory Prices (no Freight) as of February 15,2017
Spot Prices in China Plastic City (YuYao) Quoted on February 10, 2017