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Industrial Info Resources

February 21, 2014 06:15 ET

Westlake Chemical Benefits From Strong Prices in 2013, Expects up to $525 Million Capex in 2014, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Feb 21, 2014) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Chemical and plastic products manufacturer Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) (Houston, Texas) reported record net income for fourth-quarter and full-year 2013, as sales volumes and prices improved for most of the company's major products, including polyethylene, styrene and PVC resin. Industrial Info is tracking $795 million in active projects involving Westlake.

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