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Petrochemicals

LyondellBasell buys into Saudi polypropylene plant

by Alexander H. Tullo
January 19, 2024 | A version of this story appeared in Volume 102, Issue 2

 

LyondellBasell Industries is purchasing a 35% stake in the polypropylene maker National Petrochemical Industrial Company (Natpet) for $500 million from the Saudi industrial conglomerate Alujain. Natpet operates a polypropylene plant in Yanbu, Saudi Arabia, with a capacity of 400,000 metric tons per year. LyondellBasell and its partners are also studying the possibility of building an integrated propane dehydrogenation and polypropylene complex at the site.

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