12 January 2012 07:41 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Zhejiang Xingxing New Energy plans to start up its 600,000 tonne/year methanol-to-olefin (MTO) unit in eastern ?xml:namespace>
The new project is now under construction at Jiaxing in
Methanol will either be imported or sourced from the domestic market, depending on prevailing prices at the time of procurement, the source added.
A derivative 300,000 tonne/year polypropylene (PP) line and a 300,000 tonne/year polyethylene (PE) unit will also be built at the site, according to other market sources. There are no further details about the downstream units.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
Asian Chemical Connections