11 December 2009 02:25 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Shell Chemicals is continuing to evaluate further investments downstream of its new Singapore cracker, Iain Lo, Vice-President new business development ventures for the company, said on Friday.
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“We are continuing negotiations with several partners about potential further plans downstream of the cracker” Lo said.
One option also being pursued was an expansion of propylene oxide-styrene monomer (PO-SM) capacity through its joint venture with BASF (Ellba Eastern) in Singapore, which can produce around 250,000 tonnes/year of PO and 550,000 tonnes/year of SM, Lo added.
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