15 October 2012 08:28 [Source: ICIS news]
SINGAPORE (ICIS)--Sinopec Luoyang may begin the construction of a new 10m tonne/year crude distillation unit (CDU) at ?xml:namespace>
The refiner is waiting for the final approval from
The new CDU will increase the company’s refining capacity to 18m tonnes/year from the existing 8m tonnes/year, according to the source.
Some auxiliary units including a 3.5m tonne/year fluid catalytic cracker, 2m tonne/year continuous reformer, a 200,000 tonne/year aromatics unit will be built at the same time, the source added.
The new CDU is expected to come on stream in 2015.
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