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Ethane imports to Europe: An option with challenges

12:34 PM MDT | March 24, 2014 | —Francinia Protti-Alvarez

Europe’s cost-competitiveness handicap in petrochemicals continues to grow in comparison with other regions. The continent’s petrochemicals sector operates in an environment where key production costslabor, energy, and feedstock—are high, and demand for commodity chemicals is sluggish....

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Comments (2) for Ethane imports to Europe: An option with challenges
There are two american technologies that can solve the Ethane issue that will benefit the USA economy. One is to transport Ethane and also Ethylene directly mixed with LNG without the need to specialized ship. Two convert Ethane into Gasoline and use it internally in the USA market which will creat jobs and cleaner burning fuel since it is from gas. I would love to discuss both in depth if you care email me.
Posted by Charles Matar on Sunday, August 3, 2014 @ 10:28 PM
Hi Charles, please contact me at luke.james@lbcg.com as I am organising an event discussing this in great detail and I'd be interested to hear your view.
Posted by Luke James on Thursday, August 28, 2014 @ 09:11 AM

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