CONFERENCE REPORT While Europe’s chemical producers are worrying about economic and demographic mega-trends, LSPs have been given the tools to provide their customer base with a competitive advantage in the supply chain
INTERVIEW Raf Bemelmans, chair of EPCA’s Supply Chain Programme Committee, comments on the Association’s recent work, initiatives to attract young people to careers in the chemical supply chain and gives his views on issues facing the industry
LNG FUEL A new vessel order from SABIC has kick-started the LNG fuel revolution for commercial shipping in Europe. HCB spoke to Jan Valkier, CEO of Anthony Veder, which is building two new LNG-fuelled vessels for the producer
SABIC has revealed that it has commissioned Anthony Veder to have two gas carriers built, designed to use LNG as fuel, for the transport of olefins from Teesside, UK, to ports in north-west Europe and Scandinavia.
PLASTICS DRUMS Mauser and SABIC have jointly unveiled a new HDPE grade for large healthcare container applications, following successful cooperation in other grades. Mauser is also leveraging its partnerships in container reconditioning