IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Middle East

Borouge 3 cracker in start-up phase, full production by year-end

7:27 AM MDT | May 17, 2014 | Natasha Alperowicz

Borouge, a 60-40 joint venture between Abu Dhabi National Oil Co. and Borealis (Vienna), has begun starting up the Borouge 3 gas cracker complex. Abdulaziz Alhajri, CEO of Borouge, told CW on the sidelines of the recent Asia Petrochemical Industry Conference at Pattaya, Thailand, that Borouge has started the flare system at the Borouge 3 ethane cracker. Capacity is currently being ramped up, with full production expected by year-end, Alhajri says.   Borouge 3, based at Ruwais, Abu Dhabi, will raise the company’s polyolefins capacity from 2 million...

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 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • 31 issues of Chemical Week magazine in print or digital format
  • Critical daily news and analysis on chemweek.com
  • Free mobile edition 
  • 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

100% Satisfaction Guarantee
If at any time you are not completely satisfied with IHS Chemical Week, simply notify us and we'll refund the balance of your paid subscription - no problem.

Learn more about group subscriptions and site licenses.


contact us | about us | customer care | privacy policy | sitemap | advertise

ihsCopyright © 2015 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