Methanor to Exit Methanol Business; Studies Plant Conversion

Alperowicz, Natasha
January 2006
Chemical Week;1/25/2006, Vol. 168 Issue 3, p13
Trade Publication
This article reports on the plans of Methanor to exit the methanol business in the Netherlands. The company, a 40-30-30 joint venture of Dynea, Akzo Nobel, and DSM, says it has closed one of its two 500,000-m.t./year production units at Delfzijl, the Netherlands. Methanor has made arrangements with another, undisclosed company, to supply the remaining customers of Methanor until the end of 2006.


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