Regions :: South America :: Brazil
Marubeni Inks ETBE Deal with Braskem
10:24 AM MST | February 4, 2008 | Rebecca Coons
Trading company Marubeni (Tokyo) says it has entered into a contract with Compania Petroquimica do Sul (Copesul; Triunfo, Brazil), a Braskem subsidiary, to ship a cargo of 6,500 kiloliters (kl) of ethyl tert-butyl ether (ETBE) this month from Brazil to Japan Biofuels Supply, a cooperative business organization made up of Japanese refining companies. The shipment is part of a demonstration-scale program being conducted by Japan Biofuels Supply prior to the Japanese government’s goal of replacing 500,000 kl in crude-oil equivalent use in the transportation...
This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.
Forgot your user ID or password?
Not an IHS Chemical Week member yet?
Here's why you should be:
100% Satisfaction Guarantee