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Korea's 4 Major Oil Refiners Export $14.4 Bil. Petrochemical Products in 1Q

According to the Ministry of Trade, Industry & Energy and the Korea Petroleum Association, the nation’s four major oil refiners, namely SK Energy, GS Caltex, S-Oil, and Hyundai Oil Bank, saw their combined exports reach $14.4 billion in the first quarter of this year, higher than the nation’s semiconductor exports that are estimated at $12.5 billion. 6 more words


Mexico Petrochemicals Industry Outlook to 2016

Mexico Petrochemicals Industry Outlook to 2016 provides an extensive coverage of Mexico petrochemicals industry. The report offers Mexico petrochemical development details and imparts fixed capacity by key feedstock, process and technology. 177 more words


Fracking environmentally better than wind turbines...

Fracking: An Existential Threat to Green Dogma

The Sierra Club and other environmental pressure groups are redoubling their efforts to “stop fracking in its tracks.” No wonder. 1,100 more words


Europe targets Iranian oil, gold, diamonds, central bank

EU Agrees to Ban Iran Oil Imports to Target Nuclear Program

January 23, 2012, 9:32 AM EST

By Ewa Krukowska and Thomas Penny

Jan. 23 (Bloomberg) — European Union foreign ministers agreed to ban oil imports from Iran starting July 1 as part of measures to ratchet up the pressure on the Persian Gulf nation’s nuclear program, the 27-nation bloc said in a statement. 121 more words