Borouge looks to expansion

Gordon, Michael
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/16/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 39, p25
Trade Publication
The article reports that Borogue, the joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) and Borealis, is studying the feasibility of a major expansion of its petrochemical complex in Ruwais, United Arab Emirates, to produce and market base chemicals for the first time. Based on benzene and propane feedstock supplied by ADNOC, the project include worldscale propane dehydrogenation and cumenephenol plants, as well as several other downstream units.


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