TITLE

Turkey's plans gather pace

AUTHOR(S)
Conroy, Will; Gordon, Michael
PUB. DATE
September 2006
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;9/11/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 34, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports that development plans in Turkey are stacking up as the Turkish industrial conglomerate Sanko Holding announced it is progressing a refining and petrochemicals complex in Ceyhan near the new Baku-Tbilisi-Ceyhan oil pipeline. This follows an announcement from Indian Oil Corporation and Turkey's Calik Enerji on plans to build a $4.9bn refinery-cum-petrochemicals complex near the Caspian Sea pipeline. Also, Lukoil has revealed that discussions with Turkish government officials on a proposed $2bn-2.5bn Black Sea coast oil refinery have resulted in the inclusion of petrochemical plants. Sanko Holding said initial contacts with Anglo-Russian TNK-BP were yet to produce project proposals that could be taken further, but that it was looking to conduct talks with several international majors.
ACCESSION #
22403365

 

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