TITLE

CHINESE WHISPERS ARE RIFE AT APIC CONFERENCE

AUTHOR(S)
Gibson, Jane; Brice, Andy
PUB. DATE
May 2007
SOURCE
ICIS Chemical Business;5/28/2007, Vol. 2 Issue 68, p27
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author considers that China will no longer be an option for the petrochemical industries in Asia. She emphasizes that discussions at the Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference in Taiwan in July 2007 has brought home this sobering thought. She adds that while Japanese ethylene is overflowing, propylene is likely to be tight, encouraging the uptake of olefin conversion technology (OCT), fluid catalytic cracking (FCC) and deep catalytic cracking (DCC), as well as a move into downstream chemicals.
ACCESSION #
25911952

 

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