Ineos Announces Range of Bio-attributed Olefins and Polyolefins

INEOS Olefins & Polymers Europe has announced a range of Bio-Attributed Olefins and Polyolefins, based on renewable bio based raw materials that do not compete with food production.  Products will be supplied from the INEOS Koln site, Germany, later this year. The company stated that bio-attribution measures the extent to which fossil fuel-derived feedstocks have … Read moreIneos Announces Range of Bio-attributed Olefins and Polyolefins

Ashland Completes Sale of Composites Business to INEOS for $1.015 B

Ashland Global Holdings Inc. announced on Tuesday, 3rd September that it has completed the previously announced sale of its Composites business (excluding the Maleic business) and butanediol manufacturing facility in Marl, Germany to INEOS Enterprises in a transaction valued at $1.015 billion. Net proceeds from the sale are approximately $930 million. Over $400 million of … Read moreAshland Completes Sale of Composites Business to INEOS for $1.015 B

INEOS Phenol to Build Major Cumene Project in Germany

INEOS Phenol has announced on Thursday it is to build a world scale, state of the art cumene unit in Marl Germany, to be completed in 2021. The new 750,000 tonne unit will use existing pipeline connections between INEOS’ phenol and acetone production site in Gladbeck, the Evonik Chemiepark in Marl and the BP refinery … Read moreINEOS Phenol to Build Major Cumene Project in Germany

INEOS to Invest $2 Billion in New Manufacturing Plants in Saudi Arabia

INEOS has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Saudi Aramco and Total, France, to build three new plants as part of the Jubail 2 complex in The Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. A new state-of-the-art 425,000 tonne acrylonitrile plant, will use INEOS’ world leading technology and catalyst. It will be the first plant of its kind … Read moreINEOS to Invest $2 Billion in New Manufacturing Plants in Saudi Arabia

INEOS Signs Sale of Melamines & Paraform Business to Prefere Resins

INEOS Enterprises has announced on Wednesday the sale of INEOS Melamines & Paraform to Prefere Resins Holding GmbH. The agreement covers sites in USA, Germany and Indonesia. INEOS Paraform is Europe’s second largest producer of Paraformaldehyde. It employs around 120 people at its Mainz facility located close to the River Rhine and the port of … Read moreINEOS Signs Sale of Melamines & Paraform Business to Prefere Resins

Ineos to Double Production Capacity of USGC EO-EOD Plant

Ineos AG is planning to double the size of subsidiary Ineos Oxide’s proposed ethylene oxide (EO) and ethylene oxide derivatives (EOD) plant to be built somewhere along the US Gulf Coast. Part of Ineos’ plan to address a fast-growing EO merchant market as well as the operator’s own requirements, the new plant—which will now produce … Read moreIneos to Double Production Capacity of USGC EO-EOD Plant

Tronox Announces FTC Withdraws Cristal Deal from Adjudication

Tronox Limited confirmed on Monday that the Federal Trade Commission has withdrawn the company’s proposed acquisition of The National Titanium Dioxide Company Limited’s titanium dioxide business from adjudication for the purpose of considering the proposed Consent Agreement. The transaction would then be able to be consummated if the proposed Consent Agreement were finally approved by the Commission. The … Read moreTronox Announces FTC Withdraws Cristal Deal from Adjudication

INEOS set to acquire Cristal’s North American Titanium Dioxide Business from Tronox

INEOS has announced on Tuesday that it has signed an agreement to acquire Cristal’s (National Titanium Dioxide Company Limited) North American TiO2 business from Tronox Limited for $700 million. The North American business of Cristal includes two plants located in the complex of Ashtabula Ohio (US). The deal is the proposed remedy package submitted by … Read moreINEOS set to acquire Cristal’s North American Titanium Dioxide Business from Tronox

Ineos to invest £1 billion in UK’s FPS and other two projects

INEOS will invest £ 1 billion in several projects in the UK to ensure that its British assets remain world class over a generation. The biggest investment being announced is in the Forties Pipeline System (FPS). This investment of £ 500 million will transform the asset and extend the pipeline’s life into the 2040s. INEOS … Read moreIneos to invest £1 billion in UK’s FPS and other two projects