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Petrochemicals

LyondellBasell and Sinopec expand Chinese venture

by Alexander H. Tullo
January 3, 2020 | APPEARED IN VOLUME 98, ISSUE 1

 

LyondellBasell Industries and Sinopec have signed a nonbinding agreement to build a propylene oxide/styrene plant in Zhenhai, China. The firms already partner to make the coproducts at the site. When it opens in 2022, the new plant will have a capacity of 600,000 metric tons (t) per year of styrene and 300,000 t of propylene oxide. LyondellBasell announced in September that it is building an ethylene cracker–based chemical project with Liaoning Bora Enterprise Group in Panjin, China.

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