09 January 2012 17:20 [Source: ICIS news]
LONDON (ICIS)--Polish chemical producers Zaklady Azotowe Pulawy (ZAP) and Zaklady Azoty Tarnow (ZAT) are looking at a capacity of 80,000-120,000 tonnes/year for their planned caprolactam (capro) plant in either ?xml:namespace>
Research had convinced the joint-venture partners that there should be a major market for a long time ahead in e
Establishing capro production at a gateway to the Asian market was thus a clear priority for both firms, it said.
ZAP could not yet provide a figure on the capital expenditure that would be set aside for the investment project but as guidance noted that a 200,000 tonne/year capro installation that was currently being built in
ZAP and ZAT are to create an Asian subsidiary for the realisation of their capro project, though no targeted plant completion date has been set yet.
The companies are
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