IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Projects

Marubeni and Ghana Government to Study Methanol Project in Ghana

11:31 PM MDT | October 4, 2010 | Deepti Ramesh

Marubeni (Tokyo) says it has signed a memorandum of understanding with the government of Ghana to jointly conduct a feasibility study for a methanol plant project in Ghana. Aiming to utilize the natural gas by-product from the oil fields in western Ghana as the main raw material, the study will look at the prospects of producing 850,000 m.t./year of methanol for both export and domestic fuel use, in order to limit imports, Marubeni says. Methanol is used as a basic raw material in various chemical products and in recent years has become increasingly popular in...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.


Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Not an IHS Chemical Week subscriber yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine a year in print or digital format
  • Real time news and analysis on chemweek.com 
  • 20+ years of online archives
  • Topical e-newsletters that capture the most impactful events
  • Special issues with a regional or company focus
  • Global Outlook issue

Subscribe now


contact us | about us | privacy policy | sitemap

ihsCopyright © IHS, Inc.All rights reserved.Reproduction in whole or in part without permission is prohibited.

North Asia Russia Southeast Asia China India/Pakistan Middle East Eastern Europe Western Europe Central America Canada USA Australia/New Zealand South America Africa