South Korean naphtha giant set to take olefins lead

Tan, Steve; Gibson, Jane
June 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;6/19/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 24, p37
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the plans of Yeochun NCC, the largest naphtha cracker operator in South Korea, to expand its No. 1 cracker operation in Yeochun, South Korea. The company is set to become the country's largest olefins exporter once the expansion is completed. It plans to shut its 500,000 ton per year No. 1 cracker for a 50-day expansion and turnaround starting November 11.


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