TITLE

Indorama presses on with North American project

AUTHOR(S)
Jagger, Anna
PUB. DATE
June 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;6/11/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 70, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of the board of Indorama Polymers of Thailand to construct a 420,000 metric ton per year polyethylene terephthalate (PET) plant in North America. It says that the $140 million scheme will include polycondensation and solid-state polymerization (SSP) units and is expected to begin in the first quarter of 2009. According to an Indorama spokesman, the firm is in final negotiations with the purified terephthalic acid (PTA) suppliers.
ACCESSION #
25735694

 

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