Ineos in cracker growth

Gordon, Michael
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/12/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 23, p36
Trade Publication
The article reports that Ineos has agreed pre-sanction expenditure for a major cracker expansion in Cologne, Germany as of June 12, 2006. The construction of the unit is set to begin early next year, following the project's final approval expected later this year, with startup during 2008. Once completed, the expansion will result in an extra capacity of ethylene.


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