NewsFlashThailand's IVL mulls shale gas-based cracker in US

02 March 2012 09:55  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Thailand-listed polyester maker Indorama Ventures Ltd (IVL) is considering building a world-scale cracker in the US that will use shale gas as feedstock, a company spokesperson said on Friday.

“We just did a pre-feasibility study with a partner. We will do a year-long feasibility study and decide whether to go ahead [with the cracker project],” the spokesperson said, without elaborating.

By: Nurluqman Suratman

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