14 December 2011 14:48 [Source: ICIS news]
DUBAI (ICIS)--Saudi Aramco and its partners in the Fujian Refining & Petrochemical (FREP) joint venture in ?xml:namespace>
FREP, a joint venture between
Al Sharef said the partners are considering a debottlenecking of the cracker and adding capacity for PE, PP, and possibly also ethylene glycol (EG).
The study is in the advanced stages, he said on the sidelines of the sixth annual GPCA (Gulf Petrochemicals & Chemicals Association) forum in
“We’re not far away from making a decision,” he said.
Stephen Pryor, president of ExxonMobil Chemical, revealed earlier this year that FREP was evaluating options to expand capacity.
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