06 April 2012 04:24 [Source: ICIS news]
The company invested yuan (CNY) 2.5bn ($396m) in the project and started the construction work in February 2011, according to the source.
The company currently runs a 30,000 tonne/year BDO plant, which uses calcium carbide and methanol as feedstock, at the same site.
BDO is used in applications of fine chemicals, pharmaceuticals, textile and car manufacturing.
($1 = CNY6.31)
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