Mitsui Chemicals Inc (4183.T)
* MITSUI CHEMICALS AGRO, INC. (MCAG) AND BASF SIGN COMMERCIALIZATION AGREEMENT FOR NEW INSECTICIDE WITH IRAC NOVEL MODE OF ACTION
* Says its wholly owned unit (acquirer) offered a takeover bid for 301.3 million shares (or no less than 230.2 million shares) of ARRK Corp
SINGAPORE, Aug 18 Vietnam's crude oil imports will soar to record highs in August as the country ramps up fuel refining at a time when local crude output is dwindling.
SINGAPORE, July 19 Vietnam's Nghi Son Refinery and Petrochemical LLC (NSRP), the owner of the country's second oil refinery, has chartered a supertanker to carry crude from Kuwait in a sign that the behind-schedule project may soon begin startup operations.