NPC relocates No 8 ethylene

March 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;3/26/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 59, p24
Trade Publication
The article reports that National Petrochemical Co. (NPC) moved its Number 8 ethylene project from Bandar Imam to Gachsaran in Iran. According to an NPC source, the project, to be implemented by NPC subsidiary Arvand Petrochemical, has been relocated so that it will be closer to the Bid Boland II Gas refinery. The Gachsaran ethylene plant could have a capacity of up to 2 million tons per year and come on stream in 2010, the source added.


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