IPC will quadruple its PE and PP exports to China

Lazell, Mark
May 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;5/8/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 18, p12
Trade Publication
The article reports on the plan of Iran Petrochemical Commercial Co. to increase its polyethylene and polypropylene exports to China in 2006 due to strong demand growth. Exports would be raised to 300,000 tonne in 2006 from 70,000 tonne in the previous year. Petrochemical complexes at Bandar Imam, Iran are the major sources of exports. Commercial production at the Marun Petrochemical high-density polyethylene plant started in late April.


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