Study starts for China refinery, petchem complex in Taizhou

22 February 2010 22:03  [Source: ICIS news]

HOUSTON (ICIS news)--A feasibility study is underway for a proposed refinery and petrochemical complex in Taizhou, Zhejiang province in China, a contractor said on Monday.

The capacity is 440,000 bbl/day for the proposed refinery and 1.2m tons/year for the petrochemical complex, said Fluor, the contractor conducting the study.

Fluor did not specify what products will be produced by the petrochemical complex. It expects to complete the study by the end of the year.

Fluor is conducting the study on behalf of a joint venture led by PetroChina. Other members of the joint venture include Shell and the international arm of Qatar Petroleum, Fluor said.

To discuss issues facing the chemical industry go to ICIS connect

By: Al Greenwood
+1 713 525 2645

AddThis Social Bookmark Button

For the latest chemical news, data and analysis that directly impacts your business sign up for a free trial to ICIS news - the breaking online news service for the global chemical industry.

Get the facts and analysis behind the headlines from our market leading weekly magazine: sign up to a free trial to ICIS Chemical Business.

Printer Friendly