08 September 2011 15:51 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--Fujian Meide Petrochemical plans to build a propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit with a capacity of 660,000 tonnes/year of propylene in China's Fujian province, US industrial group Honeywell said on Thursday.
“It will be the largest propane dehydrogenation unit in the world to date,” Honeywell added.
It did not disclose financial details.
Fujian Meide Petrochemical is a subsidiary of China Packing Group Company, which is headquartered at ?xml:namespace>
In related news, ICIS reported on Thursday that China’s Tianjin Bohai Chemical Industry Group plans to build two more PDH units in Tianjin, where it already has a 600,000 tonne/year PDH unit under construction for start-up in 2013.
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