Region bullish on ethylene

November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p14
Trade Publication
The article reports that ethylene capacity is projected to grow from 2006-2010 in the Middle East and in Asia, according to Mansour Al-Kharboush, vice president of shared services and chairman of SABIC India at the 8th Indian Petrochem conference in Mumbai. By 2010, ethylene production in Iran and the Gulf Cooperation Council countries is estimated to account for about 20% of the global capacity, Al-Kharboush added.


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