21 October 2008 10:05 [Source: ICIS news]
MOSCOW (ICIS news)--OAO Ammonia has started construction on new ammonia, urea and methanol facilities in Mendeleyevsk, in the Russian internal republic of Tatarstan, the company said in a statement on Tuesday.
The $1.5bn project is expected to begin operations in 2012, according to Ammonia.
The planned production facilities are expected to produce 720,000 tonnes/year of ammonia, 700,000 tonnes/year of granulated urea, 380,000 tonnes/year of ammonium nitrate (AN) and 230,000 tonnes/year of methanol.
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