14 August 2012 17:13 [Source: ICIS news]
HOUSTON (ICIS)--US-based Enterprise Products plans to supply propylene to Braskem through several contracts, one of which involves the firm's new propane dehydrogenation (PDH) unit, the Brazil-based producer said on Tuesday.
The contracts are in excess of 15 years, Braskem said.
Enterprise, meanwhile, plans to build a 750,000 tonne/year on-purpose propylene plant in Texas.
Operations should start in 2015.
Enterprise's PDH plant will also supply propylene to Eastman Chemical.
Enterprise already produces the monomer through its propylene splitters.
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