BASF AG capacity increased to 595,000 tons/year
in conjunction with the start of its production in Brazil, which added 60,000 tons/year
The company also plans to build a naphtha cracking unit to increase its ethylene production capacity to 1 million tons/year
from 600,000 tons at present.
It produces almost 2m tons/year
of petrochemicals at its Russian and Ukrainian plants.
Al-Rajhi has a new petrochemicals complex in Jubail, on the Saudi Gulf coast, which includes a 120,000 tons/year
Metal production should average 200,000 tons/year
of nickel and 400,000 tons/year
of copper, while platinum group production will stay at current levels.
DuPont Packaging and Industrial Polymers, Wilmington, DE, has signed a letter of intent with Saudi International Petrochemical to license DuPont technology and participate with other entities in a joint venture for a new 275,000 tons/year
vinyl acetate monomer manufacturing plant to be located in Jubail Industrial City, Saudi Arabia.
5 million tons/year
oil refinery (Lube-l) of National Refinery Limited (NRL) which was set up in 1966 by Amin group of companies with a total investment of Rs.
Ltd and JFE Chemical Corporation, JFE Zhenxing Shandong Chemical Company Ltd finished its scale-up project for realizing coal tar capacity of 500,000 tons/year
, and put into production in December of 2010.
of FORM (Spanish Source Segregated Organics with high content of impurities), from which approximately 35.
Production is expected to begin in March 2017, adding 1500 tons/year
of the material to its existing 4000 tons/year
The first contract, valued at approximately EUR50m, covers the license as well as the engineering, procurement, construction and commissioning (EPCC) for a hydrogen generation unit with a capacity of 36,000 tons/year
At times this unit has operated at more than 70,000 tons/year