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Indorama Ventures To Invest $175M In Ethane Cracker Project Near Lake Charles, LA

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Indorama Ventures will invest $175 million to renovate and restart a dormant ethane cracker west of Lake Charles, LA.

Formosa Petrochemical Considers $9.4B Complex In Louisiana

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With ethane crackers and downstream plants in two phases, Formosa Petrochemical Corp. would create up to 1,200 new direct jobs in St. James Parish, LA.

Investimus Foris To Invest $265M In Louisiana Ammonia Plant

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Lithuania-based Investimus Foris will make a $265 million capital investment to convert an idle biofuels refinery in Grant Parish, LA into an ammonia manufacturing facility, creating 85 new direct jobs.

Shintech Announces $1.4 Billion Ethylene Expansion In Iberville Parish, LA

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Iberville Parish project comes after governor’s economic mission to Asia; will result in more than 750 new direct and indirect jobs and 2,100 new construction jobs.

Monster Moto Announces 287-Job Minibike And Go-Cart Manufacturing Project In Ruston

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Company will produce youth-market vehicles in project resulting in more than 570 new direct and indirect jobs.

New Technology Center Of Excellence Complete In Monroe, LA

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First announced in 2011, CenturyLink’s new Technology Center of Excellence will be home to 800 jobs in Monroe and result in 1,170 new indirect jobs in the greater Monroe area.

Business Report: Louisiana – Matheson Tri-Gas Expands In Southwest Louisiana

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The Lake Charles area project will supply Sasol’s petrochemical complex, creating more than 2,800 new jobs.

Viking Cruises Selects New Orleans For Launch Of Mississippi River Cruise Service

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Viking River Cruises project to result in over 780 new direct and indirect jobs in Louisiana.

Metalplate Galvanizing Announces $9.75 Million Investment For New Louisiana Galvanizing Site

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The project will include 50,000-square-foot facility and result in more than 340 new direct and indirect jobs.

Alternative Energy In South Louisiana | New NFR BioEnergy Biorefineries

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Project includes 450 new direct jobs at plants that convert sugar cane biomass to energy pellets.