09 May 2012 22:20 [Source: ICIS news]
NEW YORK (ICIS)--BASF FINA Petrochemicals plans to add a new furnace to its Port Arthur, Texas, olefins facility by 2014, a BASF spokesperson said on Wednesday.
BASF FINA Petrochemicals, a joint venture between Germany-based BASF and France-based Total, operates one flexible steam cracker that consists of nine furnaces that can produce up to 2.0bn lb/year (907,000 tonnes/year) of ethylene and 1.8bn lb/year of propylene, said the spokesperson.
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