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Corrected: BP to invest $350m to expand ethanol production at Brazil plant

ICIS News : 7-Dec-12 16:51

Correction: In the ICIS story headlined "BP to invest $350m to expand ethanol production at Brazil plant" dated 7 December 2012, please read in the second paragraph … completed by early 2015… instead of … completed by 2013….
Please read in the third paragraph … to 450m litres/year… instead of … by up to 450m litres/year….
A corrected story follows.

CAMPINAS, Brazil (ICIS)--BP plans to invest $350m (€270m) to expand its Brazilian ethanol capacity at its Tropical plant in Edeia, Goias, it said on Friday.

The work should be completed by early 2015.

When completed, the plant will increase its ethanol production to 450m litres/year, BP said. 

($1 = €0.77)

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