IHS Chemical Week

Regions :: Southeast Asia :: Thailand

PTT Chemical Readies Cracker Start-up; Forecasts 30% Revenue Growth

4:00 AM MST | December 31, 2009 | Natasha Alperowicz

PTT Chemical (Bangkok) says it will start-up its 1 million m.t./year ethylene plant at Map Ta Phut, Thailand in early 2010. Some of the ethane feedstock will initially be diverted from an existing Olefins 1 cracker, which will undergo maintenace. The switch in feedstock is necessary following a decision by the Thai government to suspend 65 projects at Map Ta Phut, due to their owners' failure to conduct health impact assessments. The suspended projects include seven PTT Chem's facilities as well as parent company PTT Group's sixth gas-separation plant. PTT...

This information is only available to Chemical Week subscribers.

Username:
Password:

Forgot your user ID or password?
Click here to have it sent to you.

Risk Free Trial

Email Address

First Name

Last Name

Click here to register and get your RISK-FREE access to chemweek.com

Not an IHS Chemical Week
24/7 member yet?

Here's why you should be:

  • Searchable online archive access of the last 2 years of Chemical Week.
  • Print or digital magazine subscription
  • Price and market change alerts
  • Economic data and statistics
  • Buyers' Guides
  • Webcasts | whitepapers

 

 

 













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

ihsCopyright © 2014 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