IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Basic Chemicals :: Petrochemicals :: Acetone

Cepsa Breaks Ground on Phenol-Acetone Project at Shanghai

11:33 AM MDT | October 19, 2011 | Ian Young

Cepsa (Madrid) has held a groundbreaking ceremony for a previously announced phenol-acetone project at Shanghai. The plant will be built in the Shanghai Chemical Industry Park at Caojing, and it will have capacity for 250,000 m.t./year of phenol and 150,000 m.t./year of acetone. The facility is due to be onstream at the end of 2013. Cepsa Química, a Cepsa subsidiary, will operate the plant. "We are currently witnessing a major supply-demand imbalance for phenol and acetone in China, making it necessary to import considerable volumes of these...

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