IHS Chemical Week

World News and Views :: Projects

Sinopec and Sabic Mark Start-up of Commercial Production at Tianjin

2:12 AM MDT | May 11, 2010 | Natasha Alperowicz

Sinopec and Sabic today announced the start-up of commercial production at their new petrochemical complex at Tianjin, China. The two companies formed Sinopec Sabic Tianjin Petrochemical Co. in November 2009, as a 50-50 joint venture to build and operate a 3-million m.t./year petrochemical complex. Initial production at the complex, based on a 1-million m.t./year ethylene plant and including eight downstream facilities, began in January this year. Earlier this month, Dow Chemical said that plants based on its Meteor process to produce 40,000 m.t./year of ethylene...

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