China’s Kailuan Energy Chemical to start adipic acid plant in 2012

08 November 2011 08:06  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Kailuan Energy Chemical plans to start its 150,000 tonne/year adipic acid (ADA) plant at Tangshan in the northern province of Hebei next year, a company official said on Tuesday.

Exact dates were unavailable, the source said.

Hydrogenated benzene will be used as feedstock for the ADA plant.

Other ADA producers in China include Liaoyang Petrochemical and Shandong Haili.

Additional reporting by Doreen Zhao

Please visit the complete ICIS plants and projects database


By: Heng Hui
+65 6780 4359



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

ICIS news FREE TRIAL
Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)
ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX). Download the free tabular data and a chart of the historical index