Evolution of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing has evolved into multi-cloud strategy, which involves the combination of two or more cloud computing services and helps to avoid vendor lock-in. Initially companies adopted this strategy due to uncertainty regarding cloud reliability. Laws and regulations in certain region mandate enterprise data to be physically resided in certain locations, which has also driven […]

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RFID in Industry 4.0

Industry 4.0 can be defined as vertical and horizontal integration of production systems which enhances reliability and efficiency in the production environment, driven by communication and information technology. Impact of Industry 4.0 on RFID Market RFID technology is becoming the integral part across automotive and industrial production lines, as it allows IT system to interact […]

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AkzoNobel Upgrades Coatings Manufacturing Site In North Carolina

AkzoNobel announced an investment to upgrade its manufacturing coating facility in Carolina to get a strong foot hold in the US wood coatings. This step of investment of multi million dollars is to improve their wood coatings business. This major goal with investment reorganizing manufacturing operations at the site and will include the addition of […]

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US-China Trade Relations Narrowing Investments Returns in PDH

The trade tension in the US-China relation has become forefront since last year when President Trump announced first tariff to balance the trade gap. Both sides have taken many blows while maneuvering the strategies around to minimize the blow to domestic market. While this is not immediately expected to impact the Chinese manufacturing dominance globally, […]

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Greener Europe – More Challenges for Commodity Polymers

European parliament on Thursday backed the ban of single use plastic throughout the Europe. The legislation received overwhelming response of 560 supporting it with merely 35 going against it and 28 abstained. The European legislation shall be applicable in 2021 and would create bigger impact on the commodity plastics which are widely used in packaging. […]

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Chinese Chemical Sector – Rising Challenges and Known Opportunities

The rise of Chinese factories making it manufacturing hub is undisputed which flagged its dominance on the global platform, making it second largest global economy. The manufacturing growth of China has significant contribution from chemical industry, which itself is part of one of the largest global industries. Chinese economies of scale in chemical processing and […]

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World Petrochemical Conference – Huge Market Potential Amid Uncertainties Development

The world petrochemical conference was held in Texas during 19-22 March 2019. The leaders from various premier chemical organizations shared their views and insights with the attendees which not only included the petrochemical producers, but also the players from downstream and upstream industries. The key opportunity areas highlighted in the conference can be summarized as […]

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Japan Saudi Methanol Partners with SABIC

Japan Saudi Methanol Co. (JSMC) is a subsidiary of Mitsubishi Gas Chemical, which is headquartered in Japan, announced its continued partnership with SABIC in Saudi Methanol Co (Ar Razi). The duration of the partnership is 20 years. In December, SABIC announced about buying 50% stakes of Japan Saudi Methanol Co. for $150 million, which will […]

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The Josh of Roche is high in March 2019 as it gets six approvals for its products during the first half of the month

FDA approval of Tecentriq (atezolizumab) in combination with carboplatin and etoposide for the treatment of adults with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer (ES-SCLC) FDA approved its product Tecentriq (atezolizumab) for the treatment of adults with extensive-stage small cell lung cancer (ES-SCLC) in combination with chemotherapy (carboplatin and etoposide) as a first line therapy. The FDA […]

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