September 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;9/4/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 33, p54
Trade Publication
The article reflects on important events that happened in the chemical industry in 1996. Sinopec and Dow Chemical are firming up plans to build a $5 billion ethylene cracker project in Tianjin, China. Sinopec expects Dow Chemical to submit a feasibility study.


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