Huntsman Corporation and Sinopec Affiliate to Set up New Facility in China
CHEMMONITOR.COM – The US-based global chemical company with HQ in Salt Lake City, Huntsman Corporation, and Chinese petrochemical company with the head office in Nanjing (Jiangsu Province), Sinopec Jinling Company, signed an agreement to set up a JV.
Huntsman Corporation and Sinopec Jinling Company will construct a new plant at the Nanjing site (China). The new propylene oxide (PO) and methyl tertiary butyl ether (MTBE) plant is likely to be operational in late 2013. The JV will apply special technology of Huntsman Corporation at the facility to produce PO and MTBE.