OMV puts money into refinery

Gordon, Michael
November 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;11/13/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 43, p22
Trade Publication
This article reveals the plans of OMV to invest in its Burghausen refinery in Bavaria, Germany to expand petrochemical production. The refinery's ethylene capacity will be increased by 110,000 tonnes/year to 450,000 tonnes/ year, while propylene capacity is set to reach 560,000 tonnes/ year, an increase of 315,000 tonnes/year. Another €200 million is set to be invested in a 330,000 tonnes/ year polypropylene plant at the same site to be operated by OMV subsidiary Borealis.


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