Category: Chemicals and Gas Materials

  • Korean biosimilars make inroads into Europe

    Korean biosimilars make inroads into Europe

    [THE INVESTOR] Propelled by Samsung Bioepis and Celltrion, South Korean biopharmaceutical companies are gaining a foothold in Europe with their biosimilars, cheaper copycat versions of biologics. Celltrion’s Remsima — biosimilar replication of rheumatoid arthritis treatment drug Remicade — and Samsung Bioepis’ Benepali — biosimilar copy of Amgen’s rheumatoid arthritis treatment Enbrel – along with Flixabi, […]

  • Refiners' earnings unscathed by plunging oil prices

    Refiners' earnings unscathed by plunging oil prices

    Despite global oil prices hitting a multi-year low due to a supply glut, local oil refiners pocketed decent earnings last year on the back of improved cracking margins, and their stellar performance may continue into this year, analysts say. Oil prices have been in the doldrums since early last year on continued concerns over an […]

  • S. Korea’s industrial output rose in December

    S. Korea’s industrial output rose in December

    South Korea’s industrial output rose for the first time in three months in December, bolstered by solid growth in the chemical and refinery sectors, a government report showed Friday. Statistics Korea said production in mining, manufacturing, gas and electricity industries gained 1.3 percent last month from a month earlier. The increase marks a rebound after […]

  • BASF Korea ups use of eco-friendly chemicals

    BASF Korea ups use of eco-friendly chemicals

    Global chemicals company BASF is seeking to lead the way in increasing the use of less environmentally hazardous materials to manufacture chemical products in South Korea. BASF Korea said Tuesday that it had become the first in the industry to use a new chemical compound with a superior environmental profile to produce its flagship insulating […]

  • South Korea to spend $75m on titanium production

    The South Korean Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy (MOTIE) has said that it will invest a total of 81.8 billion won ($75 million) in titanium for the next seven years. The cash will also be injected into developing high-tech parts that are needed in aeroplanes and implants, the ministry said. The biggest goal will […]

  • Five Elements That a Good Chemical Company Needs

    Choosing a good company is not an easy task especially when there are numbers of chemical companies claiming to provide you best chemical and products with utmost quality. There are various aspects required to consider while you are choosing a good chemical company. Nevertheless, the organizational arrangement should be a sound one so it can […]

  • The use of lead in the chemical, oil and gas, electronics and other industries

    Lead remains an important metal in industrial processes.Despite the elimination of lead from many consumer applications in recent years, due to health and environmental concerns it is still an important metal with many uses in several industries. Lead Pipes are used to transfer corrosive materials, powder is used as a lubricant and in the semiconductor […]

  • Types of Chemical Products

    Approximately everything you use today requires chemical products to be produced or to perform. The Mol-base Chemical Industry is one of the most essential manufactory in the current world. These products are included in almost every modern process and are necessary in other industries too. The Mol-base Chemical Factory is the one important of transform […]