TITLE

China methanol rises by almost half

AUTHOR(S)
Zhang, Becky; Brice, Andy
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/7/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 65, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the increase in China's methanol production in the first quarter of 2007. It reached 2.4 metric tonnes, up by 48.2% compared with the same period a year ago. Chinas demand for methanol increased by 14.6% to 2.1 metric tonnes driven by high profitability and the fast growth of the downstream dimethyl ether (DME) market.
ACCESSION #
25401649

 

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