India's GNFC to import methanol on feedstock shortage
08 August 2012 09:24 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--?xml:namespace>India's Gujarat Narmada Valley Fertilizers Co (GNFC) plans to import methanol, as most of its feedstock natural gas has been diverted for ammonia production, a company official said on Wednesday.
Meanwhile, the company has been running its 290,000 tonne/year methanol plant at 40-42% capacity since June, down from around 60% previously, the company official said, adding that it is currently in discussions to import methanol.
Other major methanol producers in India include Deepak Fertilisers and Petrochemicals and Rashtriya Chemicals and Fertilizers.By: Heng Hui+65 6780 4359
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