Moving upstream

Conroy, Will; O'Driscoll, Cath
July 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;7/24/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 29, p19
Trade Publication
This article deals with the step taken by Poland's PKN Orlen to address its dependence on Russian crude and the resultant petrochemicals feedstock. In a bid to boost long-term security, Often is pushing ahead with its 2007-15 upstream strategy, targeting growth in directly sourced raw material from 0.4 million tonne in 2007 to 4.3 million tonne in 2015. It will invest $130 million/year from 2007 to 2009, and $438 million has been set aside for each of the following five years.


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