IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Basic Chemicals :: Petrochemicals :: Methanol

Iran and Venezuela Start Building Methanol Plant

12:05 PM MDT | September 5, 2011 | —natasha alperowicz

Bayat: Ongoing talks with Venezuela and Indonesia. Oladi: Developing a major petchem hub at Chabahar. Iran and Venezuela have started work on a previously announced methanol project at Assaluyeh, Iran, says Abdolhossein Bayat, Iran’s deputy oil minister and managing director of National Iranian Petrochemical Co. (NIPC; Tehran). NIPC and Pequiven (Caracas) agreed earlier to build two methanol plants, each designed to produce 5,000 m.t./day. One is being built at Assaluyeh and the other will be constructed at Jose, Venezuela. Bayat commented on August 20 that...

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