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JBF: Restructuring with investor KKR to reduce debt / New PTA plant to yield substantial EBITDA

23/05/2018

Indian polyester company JBF Industries has entered into an arrangement with existing financial investor KKR to restructure the equity holding and management structure of JBF Global Pte Limited, a subsidiary of JBF Industries. JBF, ...
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SONGWON: Bodo Möller Chemie Russia to distribute polymer stabilisers

23/05/2018

South Korean chemical producer Songwon has named Bodo Möller Chemie Russia as exclusive distributor for its range of polymer stabilisers in Russia, Belarus, Ukraine and Kazakhstan. The Russian subsidiary of Germany's Bodo Möller Chemie ...
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MAGIC MP: Italian blow moulding machinery maker acquires compatriot Automa

22/05/2018

Blow moulding machinery manufacturer Magic MP has taken over the brand name and expertise of its competitor Automa BM for an undisclosed sum, local media have reported. A Turkish company had apparently been interested in Automa, but ...
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RÖCHLING: Plastics processor expands hall space at site in Spain

22/05/2018

Röchling has added more space for processing semi-finished products at its site in Bocairent / Spain. Subsidiary Röchling Plásticos Técnicos has constructed a new building that extends hall space by 1,500 m². The company says the ...
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RECYCLING: China wants to facilitate import of PET flakes / No restrictions on regrind conforming to specifications

22/05/2018

Chinese customs authorities appear to want to ease the import restrictions on PET flakes, according to the Bureau of International Recycling. An internal unofficial document from China's General Administration of Customs lists four ...
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CELANESE: Expansion of Nanjing UHMW-PE plant / Electric vehicles drive demand

22/05/2018

US chemicals and plastics producer Celanese is adding a new 15,000 t/y production line for the company's "GUR” ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene at its integrated chemical complex in Nanjing, Jiangsu / China. Chief operating ...
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SONGWON: Launch of customisable antioxidant blends at "Chinaplas”

22/05/2018

South Korean chemical producer Songwon launched its "Songnox” IB antioxidant blends at the recent "Chinaplas” trade fair in Shanghai. The company said each blend is custom-made for individual customer's needs. "These products are ...
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ASCEND: Flame-retardant PA 6.6 portfolio grows

18/05/2018

US producer Ascend Performance Materials introduced additions to its "Vydyne" PA 6.6 solutions at the "NPE" trade fair in Orlando, Florida. The company's Vydyne solutions are for automotive, electrical and electronics, industrial ...
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FAERCH PLAST: Food tray with 50% rPET / Patent granted for low-stacking design

18/05/2018

Danish food packaging manufacturer Faerch Plast has developed a "green” tray containing a minimum of 50% recycled plastic for Naturli' Foods, which makes plant-based foods. Faerch Plast worked with Naturli' and NGO Plastic Change to ...
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Bilcare Solutions: Price increases for PVC- and PET films

18/05/2018

Bilcare Solutions, the films division of the Bilcare Research Group, specialised in manufacturing of rigid plastic films, increases prices for PVC- and PET films as of June..
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