09 November 2012 04:18 [Source: ICIS news]
TOKYO (ICIS)--Japanese chemical producer Prime Polymer plans to build a new 300,000 tonne/year metallocene linear low density polyethylene (MLLDPE) plant on ?xml:namespace>
The producer established a new 80:20 joint venture, Prime Evolue
The plant was scheduled to be completed by December 2014, Prime Polymer said.
Demand for Prime Polymer’s MLLDPE, Evolue, is expected to rapidly increase for powder and liquid packaging in Asia, the company said.
Prime Polymer also expanded its existing Evolue plant at
Prime Polymer is a joint venture between Mitsui Chemicals and Idemitsu Kosan.
|ICIS news FREE TRIAL|
|Get access to breaking chemical news as it happens.|
|ICIS Global Petrochemical Index (IPEX)|
Asian Chemical Connections