System house Hongbaoli signed partnership agreements with BASF (China) and separately with refrigerator maker Hisense on 12 June,
China’s tire maker Himaxer has started trial production at its 1.2m unit/year polyurethane tyre project in Yunfu, Guangdong.
Huide New Materials is planning to build a new plant for PU resin, TPU and other products in Ningde, Fujian,
Water-based chemical firm Scisky launched water-based polyurethane condom brand Zhongchuan
Waterproof materials maker Oriental Yuhong’s 100kT/year PU coating facility at its site in Tangshan, Hebei came on stream last week,
Following two consecutive years’ downturn, China’s refrigerator market continued to decline with a 1% drop in sales between 2015 and 2016 CNY 84bn ($12bn), figures from major producers show.
State-owned Yangquan Coal Industry (Group) Co. started up its 200kT/year ethylene glycol project in Yangquan, Shanxi in later April
Dow Chemical broke ground on 27 April on a project with 120kT/year formulated polyether polyol capacity at its existing site in Zhangjiagang, Jiangsu.
State-owned chemical group Fujian Pec in March signed contract with Fuzhou’s municipal government on two isocyanate projects, according to local government website.
Wanhua saw a 129% year on year increase in net profit to CNY 3.7bn ($538m) in 2016, according to its annual report released on 11 April.