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European chemical industry call for Brexit deal

Following the Brexit deal rejection by British MPs on 15 January, Cefic to which Petrochemicals Europe belongs urged policy-makers to find a solution in order to avoid uncertainty about the state of play after 29 March 2019.

16/01/2019 - Read more

Antwerp: location of first petrochemicals steam cracker built in Europe in 20 years

INEOS, one of Petrochemicals Europe's member company, announced on 15 January Antwerp as the location of the first petrochemicals steam cracker to be built in Europe in 20 years.

16/01/2019 - Read more

Cefic expects modest growth of EU chemical industry in 2019

The European Chemical Industry Council, Cefic, to which Petrochemicals Europe belongs expects a modest 0,5% growth in 2019 compared to 2018 due to a decline in demand from the automotive industry in...

17/12/2018 - Read more

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Port of Antwerp aims at zero plastic pellet loss into environment

Dries Van Gheluwe, Business Developments Coordinator, Antwerp Port Authority, explains how the Port together with the petrochemical companies located there prevent plastics pellets from getting into the water and environment.