Robinson, Simon
July 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;7/31/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 30, p8
Trade Publication
The article presents updates on various chemical industry projects from around the world. Repsol YPF is planning to double the capacity of its cracker complex in Sines, Portugal to 1m tonne/year of olefins and 1m tonne/year of polyolefins by 2010. Shell Chemicals has taken a final investment decision to proceed with a world-scale ethylene cracker complex on Bukom Island, Singapore. Brazilian fertilizer producer Fosfertil plans to set up a phosphates mining complex near Patrocinio in Minas Gerais, southeast Brazil.


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