March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 59, p9
Trade Publication
The article offers world news briefs related to the chemical industry. Petrobras and Braskem intend to invest in the Copesul cracker complex in Triunfo, southern Brazil, over three years. Degussa plans to build a 60,000 tons per year alkoxides plant in Mobile, Alabama. Algerian state energy company Sonatrach and Egypt's Orascom Construction Industries plan to build a joint venture ammoniaurea complex in Arzew, Algeria.


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