Haier’s 250,000 unit/year refrigerator plant at Kama Industrial Park “Master” in Russia’s Tatarstan is scheduled to open in April 2016.
Lvyuan New Material (Shenyang) is financing for a 6m ㎡/year with investment estimated at RMB120m ($19m), according to a notice by Tieling Hi-tech Industrial Development Zone posted in February 2015.
Huafon’s 30kT/year elastane facility in Chongqing finished trial run in February 2015 and started operation
Rumours suggest that China is considering merging two of its state oil companies international press reports suggest
Xinxiang Chemical Fiber started installation of its 20kT/year elastane fibre project in December 2014.
Chiyuan Chemical’s 60kT/year BDO and 46kT/year PTMEG facilities have been ready for service and will start operation presently.
Wanhua Chemical is taking steps to significantly expand the global footprint of its aliphatic isocyanate business by, among other activity, debottlenecking the existing manufacturing facilities.
Wanhua has signed engineering design and procurement contracts for its Bajiao Lingang industrial park-based 300kT/year TDI (toluene diisocyanate) facilities with Hualu Engineering and Technology.
China’s Ministry of Commerce ended the anti-dumping tariffs ranging from 4.5% to 13.6% on 1,4 – BDO imported from Saudi Arabia and Taiwan on 24 December, 2014.
Honeywell opened its largest plant for protective gloves in Nantong, Jiangsu province on 4 December. The facility produces protective gear including polyurethane gloves, nitrile rubber gloves, gloves with PVC dots and knitted gloves.