US Engineering Firm to Cooperate with Chinese Petchem Company in Petrochemicals Manufacturing
CHEMMONITOR.COM – The US-based engineering company UOP LLC will provide a Chinese petchem producer with the technology to manufacture isobutylene and normal butane. The Chinese firm chose UOP to produce key petrochemicals in the Chinese market.
Operations at the new units are planned to commence by 2015. The output of isobutylene and normal butane will reach around 181,000 metric tons and 150,000 metric tons per year respectively.
China is going to increase the petrochemicals production in the domestic market.