TITLE

Petkim to Double in Size; Plans New Cracker

AUTHOR(S)
ALPEROWICZ, NATASHA
PUB. DATE
November 2010
SOURCE
Chemical Week;11/29/2010, Vol. 172 Issue 29, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the plan of Turkish petrochemicals producer Petkim Petrokimya to double its size by 2018. Under the growth plan, a new olefins complex and downstream units will be constructed. Nilüfer Yalçin, technical consultant to the chief executive officer (CEO) at Socar & Turcas Enerji, explains that the company's target is to increase their gross production from 3.1 million metric tons (m.t.) a year to a minimum of 6 million m.t./year by 2018.
ACCESSION #
56523713

 

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