15 October 2012 09:00 [Source: ICIS news]LONDON (ICIS)--Here are some of the top stories from ICIS Europe for the week ended 12 October 2012.
Solvay surfactants JV a good strategic fit - Sibur CEO
Ruspav, the newly created surfactants joint venture between Belgian chemicals group Solvay and Sibur, fits well with the Russian company's growth strategy, its CEO said on Wednesday.
Solvay, Sibur form Russian surfactants production joint venture
Belgian chemicals group Solvay and Russian petrochemical giant Sibur have agreed to form a joint venture for the production of surfactants and oilfield process chemicals in Russia, the companies said on Tuesday.
EPCA ’12: Europe styrene supply to face further challenges in 2013
The closure of Switzerland-headquartered producer INEOS's styrene monomer (SM) and polystyrene (PS) units at Marl in Germany will keep European styrene supply limited in 2013, a consumer said on Monday.
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