Firms concur to boost PET and PTA

April 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;4/23/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 63, p28
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The article reports on the agreement of Russia's Sibur, Lukoil-Neftekhim, Selena and the Bashkortostan regional authorities to cooperate in a $840 million project to boost polyethylene terephthalate (PET) and purified terephthalic acid (PTA) production at the Polyef chemicals plant, in April 2007. The signatories have agreed to an investment program to raise capacity at the facility to 600,000 tonnes/year of PTA and 400,000 tonnes/year of PET.


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