ONGC plans PP build

July 2007
ICIS Chemical Business;7/9/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 74, p2
Trade Publication
The article offers news briefs related to the chemical industry from all over the world. India's Oil and Natural Gas Corp. (ONGC) plans to build a 400,000 tonne/year polypropylene plant, together with its proposed export-focused refinery at Kakinada, in Andhra Pradesh. GS Engineering & Construction has won a $185m contract to build a PP plant for HMC Polymers in Thailand. Chevron Phillips Co. LP will start trial runs at its new styrene monomer (SM) plant at Al-Jubail, in Saudi Arabia by 2008.


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