IHS Chemical Week

Markets :: Basic Chemicals :: Petrochemicals :: Propylene

SK Gas to build $890-million propylene plant at Ulsan

2:33 AM MST | January 30, 2013 | Natasha Alperowicz

SK Gas (Seoul) said in a regulatory filing that it will invest $890 million to build a propylene plant at Ulsan, South Korea, as part of its push into the petrochemical industry. SK Gas, South Korea’s largest importer and distributor of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), will build a 600,000-m.t./year propylene plant by 2016. SK Gas also says it is considering importing US shale gas–based LPG as feedstock for its petrochemical business. "Revenue of propylene is expected to reach $980 million annually when the plant starts commercial production by...

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