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Equate Commissions Styrene Complex in Kuwait

1:15 AM MDT | August 17, 2009 | Natasha Alperowicz

Equate Petrochemical Co. has announced the beginning of commerial operation at The Kuwait Styrene Co.'s (TKSC) new ethyl benzene-styrene production plant at Shuaiba, Kuwait. The styrene plant, designed to produce 450,000 m.t./year, will be run as part of Greater Equate's integrated manufacturing complex. "This is a significant milestone for TKSC's customers, shareholders and Greater Equate overall as it not only increases Greater Equate's production capacity but it also takes Kuwait into the manufacture of styrenics for the first time," says Dan...

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