05 February 2010 08:10 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS news)--Petrochemical giants Sinopec and Saudi Basic Industries Corp (SABIC) are likely to start operating their new 120,000 tonne/year methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) plant at Tianjin in northern China in March, industry sources said on Friday.
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“The start date for the new MTBE plant is expected in March,” said a source in Mandarin, who declined to be named.
Sinopec and SABIC restarted their 1m tonne/year cracker in northern
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