BLOG: China moves toward commodity grade PE self-sufficiency by '25

22 May 2017 07:12 Source:ICIS News

LONDON (ICIS)--Click here to see the latest blog post on Asian Chemical Connections. More than 10 new naphtha crackers are being planned in China for start-up from 2019 onwards as the focus switches away from coal-to-olefins. The end-result could be China being close to polyethylene commodity grade self-sufficiency by 2025.

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