18 Jan. 2018

Global semiconductor equipment market grew 36% over last year in 2017

On the day before SEMICON Japan 2017 which opened from December 13, SEMI held a press interview....

17 Jan. 2018


 SEMICON JAPAN (sponsored by SEMI) was held in Tokyo Big Sight from December 13 to 15 of last...

11 Jan. 2018

LCO2 and dry ice stayed stable in autumn 2017

Although the supply of liquefied carbon dioxide and dry ice was plunged into a serious position...

09 Jan. 2018

More production of acetylene than last year for 3 months

The production of acetylene showed a sign of recovery trend exceeding that of last year for three...

09 Jan. 2018

Yamaguchi Liquid Hydrogen doubles capacity

Yamaguchi Liquid Hydrogen (JV of Iwatani and Tokuyama) completed the expansion of capacity to...

05 Jan. 2018

AWI completes liquid gas plant VSUA in Utsunomiya

On December 1, Air Water announced that it completed and started to operate a high-efficiency...

25 Dec. 2017

Iwatani sets up new helium centers in Ibaraki and Xian, China

Iwatani will construct consecutively new helium centers in Ibaraki Prefecture and Xian, China....

07 Dec. 2017

Chemours sells new blowing agents of low-GWP

Chemours has launched new products of low-GWP blowing agents to the market to distribute through...

28 Nov. 2017

Honeywell’s liquid blowing agent adopted in 300 cases to replace HFC

Honeywell announced that it attained more than 300 cases of adopting liquid blowing agent of...

24 Nov. 2017

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals supplies standard gas in light aluminum cylinder

Sumitomo Seika Chemicals developed a light-weight aluminum cylinder integrated with the reducing...

22 Nov. 2017

Saisan starts LPG business in Nepal

Saisan has acquired 51% shares of N.L.Gas Udhyog Private Limited (so-called NL Gas) of LPG...

16 Nov. 2017

Iwatani FY2Q increased revenues and profits

All segmental divisions of Iwatani enjoyed increases in sales. Except for the integrated energy...

14 Nov. 2017

Daicel-Evonik’s bio-gas membrane module adopted for methane separation

The hollow fiber membrane module “SEPURAN GREEN” to separate bio-gas made by Daicel-Evonic has...

13 Nov. 2017

TNSC FY2Q satisfactory in electronics business at home and abroad  

Taiyo Nippon Sanso (TNSC)’s sales for the second quarter of FY2017 was \305.714 billion up 13.7%...

09 Nov. 2017

AGC to produce R-1224yd(Z) commercially from early 2018

Asahi Glass (AGC Asahi Glass) announced that in October it obtained an approval of the American...

07 Nov. 2017

Daikin opens R&D base for inter-industrial exchanges  

Quite a lot of attempts have been made to take advantage of AI and IoT in the job sites of...

24 Oct. 2017

Kanto Denka incorporates new local company in Korea  

Kanto Denka Kogyo is planning to produce specialty gases for semiconductors and LCDs in Korea....

23 Oct. 2017

Tomoe opens gas terminal as global logistic/storage base

Tomoe Shokai completed at the end of August “Kobe Gas Terminal” as its international base of...

16 Oct. 2017

Helium suppliers starts negotiations to revise price

Following Iwatani, Air Liquide Japan and Taiyo Nippon Sanso entered into negotiations to raise...

11 Oct. 2017

Sumitomo Seika to absorb Seika Engineering

On September 28, Sumitomo Seika Chemicals signed an agreement to amalgamate Seika Engineering...

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