Shell Polymers says its U.S. polyethylene plant is behind schedule because of COVID; PET resin maker Alpek is making a big move downstream buying sheet maker Octal Holding for $620 million; and Solvay is adding capacity for materials for the growing lithium-ion battery market.
Material Insights: Shell announces timeline for US capacity; Alpek moves downstream into PET sheet
Week of Feb. 7, 2022
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