China's Luoyang Petrochemical plans refinery expansion

09 March 2012 04:00  [Source: ICIS news]

SINGAPORE (ICIS)--China’s Luoyang Petrochemical, a subsidiary of Sinopec, is planning to expand its refining capacity by constructing a 10m tonne/year crude distillation unit (CDU) at Luoyang in Henan, a company source said on Friday.

The company operates an 8m tonne/year CDU at the same site.

“The project is under feasibility study at present and is expected to come on stream in 2015,” said the source in Mandarin.


By: Jean Zou
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