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Iran Inaugurates Arvand PVC Plant at Bandar Imam

4:22 AM MDT | May 21, 2012 | Natasha Alperowicz

Iran’s president Mahmoud Ahmedinejad today attended the official inauguration of the Arvand polyvinyl chloride (PVC) manufacturing complex at Bandar Imam, Iran. The complex, completed behind schedule, is designed to produce 300,000 m.t./year of suspension PVC and 40,000 m.t./year of emulsion PVC using the Vinnolit process. The plant will add to Iran’s existing 400,000 m.t./year PVC capacity and turn it into a net exporter of PVC. Two other petchem facilities were also inaugurated today at the Bandar Imam special economic zone. They are an oxygen and...

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