Markets :: Alternative Fuels :: Bioethanol
Second Bioethanol Unit Planned for Vietnam
1:55 PM MDT | April 1, 2008 | Chemical Week Editorial Staff
Petrosetco (Ho Chi Minh City) has signed a preliminary agreement with Bronzeoak Ltd. (Caterham, U.K.) to form a 51-49 joint venture that would build a bioethanol plant in Vietnam’s Dung Quat Economic Zone. The plant would cost an estimated $138 million. It would have capacity for 150 million liters/year of ethanol and use tapioca as its main raw material. The unit would be Vietnam’s and Petrosetco’s second bioethanol plant. Talks are progressing on the first project, a jv with Itochu that will build an $80 million-$100 million plant in an...
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