08 September 2011 08:10 [Source: ICIS news]
TIANJIN (ICIS)--China’s Bohai Chemical Industry Group plans to build a 3.6m tonne/year methanol-to-olefins (MTO) facility at Tianjin in north China for completion in 2014 or 2015, a company source said on Thursday.
The MTO facility will be able to produce 1.2m tonnes/year of olefins, the source said.
He was speaking on the sidelines of the three-day China Petroleum and Chemical International Conference in Tianjin which ends on Friday.
Bohai is in discussions with a few local and foreign companies for the supply of methanol, he added.
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