14 January 2008 08:05 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Hanwha Chemical, a South Korean chemicals maker, plans to build a won (W) 360bn ($384.2m) polyvinyl chloride plant (PVC) in eastern China for start-up at the end of 2010, a spokesman from its parent company said on Monday.
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Feedstock units producing 500,000 tonnes of ethylene dichloride (EDC) and 300,000 tonnes of vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) would also be built at the Daxie economic development zone, the spokesman said.
Ethylene feedstock will be exported from its joint venture Yeochun NCC (YNCC) in
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