08/11/2014

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OMAN: Orpic selects LyondellBasell's PP process

The PP plant is part of Orpic's USD 3.6 billion Liwa Plastics Project, which will include a nominal 900,000-t/y ethylene cracker, a 420,000-t/y high-density polyethylene plant and a 420,000-t/y linear low-density polyethylene facility, as well as methyl tertiary butyl ether and butene-1 units, for which capacities were not available. The project is scheduled to begin production in 2018.

Source: Weekly "PetroChemical News", Durham, NC, USA; 11 Aug 2014
(Syed Rashid Ali, Karachi, Pakistan)

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