PP supply to tip global scales

Cox, Edward; Brice, Andy
May 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;5/28/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 68, p26
Trade Publication
The article states that the new propylene and polypropylene (PP) production in the Middle East will alter global supply balances and cause Europe to move from a net PP exporter to an importer by 2009, according to Thomas Van de Velde, commercial manager olefins and co-products for Borealis. Multi-billion dollar expansions in the Middle East would include production facilities in Ruwais, near Abu Dhabi in the United Arab Emirates.


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