phthalic anhydride


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phthalic anhydride

n.
A white crystalline compound prepared by oxidizing naphthalene and used in the manufacture of phthaleins and other dyes.
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Global phthalic anhydride industry is fragmented in nature, on account of presence of numerous manufacturing companies.
8226; The global phthalic anhydride market is highly fragmented with top five companies accounting for less than 30% of the market in 2013.
As a result the prices of phthalic anhydride (PA), which is used as the basic material for dioctyl phthalate (DOP) surged.
The report indicates a wealth of information on phthalic anhydride manufacturers and distributors
Table - 1 Production capacity of PT Petrowidada, 2003 Name of Location Production capacity company (Tons/annum) Petrowidada, PT Gresik, East Java Unit I * - 30,000 Unit II * - 40,000 Unit III - 70,000 Total 140,000 * gutted by fire in January, 2004 Source: Data Consult Table - 2 Production of phthalic anhydride annually, 1998 - 2002 Year Production Growth (Tons) (%) 1998 74,994 -- 1999 84,412 12.
Each country's market overview covers the following: phthalic anhydride production in the country, major phthalic anhydride producers, phthalic anhydride consumption in the country market, phthalic anhydride trade in the country, phthalic anhydride prices
Petrowidada is the only producer of phthalic anhydride in the country.
Phthalic Anhydride industry supply scenario in Russia from 2000 to 2016 consisting of plants capacity growth, installed plant capacity by key feedstock, production process and technology
LONDON, July 16, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The report covers the Asia-Pacific phthalic anhydride market on the basis of application and geography.
The European Phthalic Anhydride Market , along with its applications, has witnessed strong growth in the past few years, which is estimated to decline in the coming years.
The Indonesian Anti Dumping Committee (KADI) is investigating charges that phthalic anhydride has been sold in Indonesia at dumping price by suppliers from India, South Korea and Japan.
Other raw materials whose price fluctuations may have an effect include ethylene, ethylene glycol and other glycols, as well as maleic and phthalic anhydride.