05 April 2012 12:18 [Source: ICIS news]
The coal-based complex is expected to produce
It will also have a total methanol-to-olefins (MTO) capacity of 1.4m tonnes/year and a coking unit, added the source, without providing details of the coking unit’s capacity.
The project will be built in several phases, the first of which will be the construction of a 680,000 tonne/year MTO unit at a cost of CNY11.8bn, said the source.
Construction of the MTO unit is expected to be completed in two years, the source added.
However, the source did not say when construction of the first phase will begin and did not provide details of the other phases.
($1 = CNY6.31)
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