in this issue
World News and Views :: Projects
Peru and Brazil Jointly Study Petchem Complex
11:28 AM MDT | August 18, 2008 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff
Braskem says it has signed an agreement with Brazil’s state-owned oil firm Petrobras and Peru’s state-owned oil firm PetroPeru to study a petrochemical complex in Peru. The complex would produce ethylene and 700,000 m.t.-1.2 million m.t./year of polyethylene using Peru’s ethane-rich natural gas as feedstock. The companies did not announce a location for the proposed complex, but sources say that feedstock would be sourced from the Camisea gas field via a pipeline that has outlets near Lima and the port of Pisco, making those sites possible...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee