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Industrial Info Resources

November 07, 2014 06:30 ET

Westlake Chemical Sees Results From Expansions, Upgrades in Third-Quarter 2014, Expects up to $2 Billion in Spending, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwired - Nov 7, 2014) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Westlake Chemical Corporation (NYSE:WLK) (Houston, Texas) executives say they've begun to see results from the olefins and vinyls producer's recent expansions and upgrades. The company has embarked on a series of capital and strategic investments from 2013 through 2015, totaling $1.8 billion to $2 billion, according to a recent presentation at the Credit Suisse Basic Materials Conference. Industrial Info is tracking 48 active Westlake Chemical projects worth $895.03 million.

Within this article: Details on Westlake's quarter and key projects, including expansions and upgrades at its Lake Charles complex in Louisiana, and expansions at another facility in Kentucky.

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